26 days ago - req15489

Technical Writer

Customer support

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Wilton - CT, US


Customer support


3-7 years



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ASML brings together the most creative minds in science and technology to develop lithography machines that are key to producing faster, cheaper, more energy-efficient microchips. We design, develop, integrate, market and service these advanced machines, which enable our customers - the world’s leading chipmakers - to reduce the size and increase the functionality of their microchips, which in turn leads to smaller, more powerful consumer electronics. Our main headquarters are located in Veldhoven, the Netherlands, and we also have 18 office locations around the United States- including main offices in Wilton, CT, Chandler, AZ, San Jose, CA and San Diego, CA.

Job Mission

The technical writer writes reviews and publishes the technical manufacturing procedures necessary to produce the ASML products in manufacturing and install them at customer site. This means working closely within the engineering team to provide the procedures needed for production, maintenance, repair, upgrade and installation of the systems via the ASML dynamic publishing software environment.

ASML is a world leader in the manufacture of advanced technology systems for the semiconductor industry.ASML’s corporate headquarters is in Veldhoven, the Netherlands. Manufacturing sites and research and development facilities are located in Connecticut, California and the Netherlands. Technology development centers and training facilities are located in the United States, Japan, Korea, the Netherlands, and Taiwan. Additionally, ASML provides optimal service to its customers via over 50 sales and service organizations in 16 countries. Founded in the Netherlands in 1984, the company is publicly traded on Euronext Amsterdam and NASDAQ under the symbol ASML.

Job Description

  • Participate in an engineering team, preparing technical documentation for the manufacturing engineer.
  • Ensure a uniform high standard of technical documentation for the team.
  • Prepare complex technical procedures clearly and accurately in simple English with a methodical approach.
  • Review comments on existing procedures and assign for review by engineers where necessary.


  • Bachelor or master level, or equivalent experience.


  • Multiple years working experience (Bsc: 5 – 10 years; Msc: 3 – 7 years).
  • Experience as technical writer.
  • Experience with EPIC software is an advantage.

Personal skills

  • Proven excellent fluent communication skills in English, written + verbal.
  • Pragmatic, initiative, ownership, persistent, pro-active.
  • Team player, but also independent.
  • Service orientated and flexible attitude.
  • Strong communication skills (written, verbal and non-verbal (i.e. cultural awareness due to collaboration with foreign sites)).

Context of the position

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee routinely is required to sit; walk; talk; hear; use hands to keyboard, finger, handle, and feel; stoop, kneel, crouch, twist, reach, and stretch.
  • The employee is occasionally required to move around the campus.
  • The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.
  • May require travel dependent on company needs.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Can work under deadlines.
  • The environment generally is moderate in temperature and noise level.
  • Must be able to read and interpret data, information, and documents.
  • Can observe and respond to people and situations and interact with others encountered in the course of work.
  • Can learn and apply new information or skills.

Other information

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability