Chemical Cleaning and Etching Process Engineer - EUV (f/m/d)


Chemistry & materials science

In a nutshell


Berlin, Germany



Work Experience

3-7 years

Job Category

Chemistry & materials science



NEW Job ID: 1480

Introduction to the job

We are a high-tech company and leading supplier to the semiconductor industry. We manufacture the complex lithography machines that chip manufacturers use to produce integrated circuits or computer chips. What we do is at the heart of all electronic devices that inform, entertain and connect us. More than 1,400 employees develop and manufacture key components for ASML lithography systems at our facility in Berlin.

Role and responsibilities

  • Process responsibility for the chemical processing methods used on the surfaces of precision optical components made from glass or high-performance ceramics, such as cleaning and etching

  • Supporting the safe use of existing processes

  • Managing and supervising process modifications and optimizations as well as suitable monitoring measures

  • Continual Improvement Process (CIP) and introducing Statistical Process Controls (SPC) in your own area of responsibility

  • Participating in optimization projects to reduce manufacturing costs in series production processes (includes reducing reworking and scrap costs)

  • Supervision and technological support of takeover projects from the process and product development departments

  • Preparing specifications, procurement, commissioning and organizing the maintaining of manufacturing equipment and of add-ons and spare parts

  • Preparing the work instructions and instruction documents, which includes the training of our manufacturing staff

  • Designing, improving and supporting the introduction of new designs within manufacturing (e.g. tooling, peripherals)

Education and experience

  • Successfully completed your studies (master / diploma) in chemistry, chemical engineering or a related technical field

  • Very good knowledge of the surface treatment sector such as chemical cleaning processes and other etching processes used on ceramic, glass and metal surfaces

  • Experience in commissioning and qualifying of production systems is preferred

  • Good applicable knowledge of statistics (SPC)

  • Independent, structured way of working, organizational skills and determination

  • High degree of personal responsibility, diligence, resilience and flexibility

  • Good analytical and communication skills

  • Very good command of German and English

Other information

Diversity and inclusion
ASML is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values and respects the importance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is the policy of the company to recruit, hire, train and promote per-sons in all job titles without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. We recognize that diversity and inclusion is a driving force in the success of our company.

We offer

  • ​​​​​​​A job with a promising future in Berlin Neukölln
  • Your daily working hours can be organized on a flexible basis

  • We reward performance with an attractive remuneration (including Christmas and holiday bonuses as well as variable remuneration components)

  • A varied and innovative working environment in a strong team

  • Together we can realize your professional plans for the future and offer you specific opportunities for advanced training and development

  • Flat hierarchies and short decision-making processes that encourage independent work

  • The opportunity to convert variable remuneration components into additional days off

  • We promote team spirit through regular company events

  • Extensive health and sports offers (e.g. subsidy for sports activities, health days, company doctor, free vaccinations, etc.)

  • Travel allowance for BVG company ticket or bicycle

  • We will reward your recommendations through our "Employees recruiting employees" program.

  • Reimbursement of moving expenses for you and your family

  • Access to organized childcare and vacation care

  • A variety of attractive discounts

We are looking for people who can shape the future with us and inspire themselves and others - for innovative technologies, new challenges and future-oriented solutions. Are you interested? Then apply now via our online application form, stating your expected salary and earliest joining date. We look forward to receiving your application.

Your contact 

Nicolás Schütze
HR Department

[email protected]

Please use our online portal for your application. You are welcome to submit your documents in English OR German.

Questions regarding the recruitment process? Here you can contact us directly: +49 711 89989397.

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