30+ days ago - req15667

Senior Supplier Quality Engineer

Research & development

Optical engineering

In a nutshell


San Jose - CA, US


Research & development


8+ years



Job Category

Optical engineering




ASML US 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 headquarters are in Veldhoven, the Netherlands, and we have 18 office locations around the United States including main offices in Chandler Arizona, San Jose and San Diego California, Wilton Connecticut, and Hillsboro Oregon.

Job Description

As a Senior Supplier Quality Engineer at ASML San Jose, you will partner with the purchasing team on Supplier Qualification, development and monitoring.You will also work closely with Design Engineering as well as cross-functional teams across ASML to ensure our suppliers are enabled to meet product specifications and quality requirements as outlined.You are a key player in ensuring success for ASML products and quality to our customers.Each day presents new and exciting challenges including but not limited to:

·Provide design input from a supplier quality and industrialization perspective

·Guide new products from the Design and Development teams to the Suppliers for NPI builds as well as managing transitions to Volume Production

·Engage with Development Engineering and our Manufacturing Partners to ensure proper and timely concurrent engineering including: Design for: Manufacturability, Test, Cost, Serviceability, etc.

·Generate Statements of Work (SoW) to ensure clear roles and responsibilities between ASML and the supplier, as well as a clear manufacturing plan of record

·Define product qualification strategy in alignment with D&E and Manufacturing Engineering

·Complete Root Cause Analyses to drive Zero Hour Defects.

·Implement improvement plans for any quality-related complaints on products/processes from the supplier or customer


BS Degree in science/engineering like Electrical, Mechanical, Industrial, Materials or equivalent scientific/engineering discipline


·8+ years of experience in Manufacturing, Supplier Quality, and/or Quality Engineering

·Able/willing to travel domestically and internationally up to 20% of the time

·Demonstrate effective, constructive cooperation in cross-sector teams.

·Highly organized, excellent attention to detail.

·Strong project management skills in facilitating projects/activities.

·Strong English communication skills – both written and verbal.

·Strong knowledge of and experience with MS Office Suite applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.

·Cleanroom and Semiconductor experience is a plus

·Quality Certifications are a plus

·Project Management experience is a plus

Context of the position

·Auditing – Possess a strong understanding of Quality Systems with experience conducting Supplier and/or Internal audits

·New Product Development – A good understanding of the product development and Industrialization process (including DFM, DFT, DFC, etc)

·Communication – Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.Must be able to partner cross-functionally and with suppliers; should be able to negotiate and escalate with tact

·Change Management – An expert in BOM Structures, Navigating PDM tools, and Reviewing ECOs

·Product Cleanliness – Understand semiconductor equipment cleanliness requirements including: cleanliness during assembly, cleaning processes, and cleanliness verification

·Quality Tools – Proficient in the use of a wide range of quality tools including: pFMEA, SPC / CPk, 5-Why, MSA, Gauge R&R, Pareto, Ishikawa, 8D, Six Sigma Tools

·Zero Defect -Understand and have a Zero Defect mindset

Other information

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability