30+ days ago - req15997

Sr. Software Engineer

Research & development

Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell


San Jose - CA, US


Research & development


3-7 years



Job Category

Computer science & software 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.

Hermes Microvision, Inc. (HMI), an ASML company, is a leading supplier of advanced E-beam inspection and pattern verification systems used for advanced semiconductor devices. HMI has multiple years of e-beam application experience and leadership in semiconductor factories, focused on high resolution and voltage contrast imaging. As part of ASML, HMI will boost ASML’s holistic lithographic portfolio of (i) lithography exposure systems, (ii) computational lithography and (iii) metrology. Between these three cornerstones ASML offers application products for process window enhancement, control and detection. We are located in the heart of San Jose and growing!

Job Description

As a Senior Software Engineer at ASML San Jose, you will develop software for advanced E-Beam inspection tools and solutions.You are a collaborative team player that enjoys mentoring more junior level engineers as well as partnering with other team members to build robust software in support of ASML’s e-Beam product line.

  • Carry out software development tasks following ASML Product Generation Process.
  • Utilize skills and knowledge in software architecture, OOD, motion and electron optic system control to design, implement and optimize software modules for system control, calibration and process automation.
  • Write professional requirement, design document and test plan.
  • Design and perform module unit test, simulation and system integration tests.
  • Carry out performance analysis, troubleshooting and technical support.


  • PhD/MS/BS in Computer Science/Computer Engineering or equivalent.
  • MS with 3+ years or BS with 5+ years hands-on experience in Windows software development with C#, C++ or Java.


  • Strong knowledge in software architecture design, OOD and design patterns.
  • Experience in .Net Remoting, state machine, parallel programming is essential.
  • Hands-on work experience with TCP, RS232, WCF and WPF.
  • Experienced with Git, Agile workflow and software development life cycle (SDLC).
  • Strong English communication skills – both written and verbal.
  • Ability and willingness to travel approximately less 10%.
  • Strong knowledge of and experience with MS Office Suite applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.
  • Excellent skills in problem solving and critical thinking skills.
  • Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively as part of a team.
  • Knowledge of image processing, real time programming or semiconductor equipment control is a plus.

Other information

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability