22 days ago - req16288

Senior Software Architect

Research & development

Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell

Location

San Jose - CA, US

Team

Research & development

Experience

8+ years

Degree

Master

Job Category

Computer science & software engineering

Travel

10%

Introduction

ASML US, including its affiliates and subsidiaries, bring 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, 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 Mission

The mission of Sr. Software architect is successful in supporting our product development. As an expert in software you will function as the technical interface between Application engineers and software developers for image algorithm design.

Design, realize the software infrastructure and feature development for the ASML-HML SEM image algorithms.

Job Description

Propose improvements in existing image algorithms software architecture to improve the performance, establish the baseline/benchmark and reduce maintenance cost.

Participate in requirements definition for e-beam metrology application and image algorithm development.Focus on Image algorithm architecture and computational platform for inspection and metrology application.Supporting image processing algorithm, SEM metrology application suck as CD measurement, OPC.

  • Identify business requirements from product managers or stakeholders.

  • Interact with customer/system/application engineers and developers to envision and create the high level software architecture and functional models for new generation of E-beam inspection/Metrology image processing algorithm and application.

  • Break down software building blocks to modules and development tasks.

  • Review software design and code to ensure clarity and quality. This usually requires hands-on developing prototypes, contributing code or evaluating technologies.

  • Troubleshooting and resolving issues with coding or design.

  • Write professional specification and design documents.

  • Define unified development standards and input for tool and environment selection.

  • Plan for software evolutionary paths and new technology insertion.

  • Identify risk and manage risk mitigation strategies associated with the architecture.

Education

  • MS in Computer Science/Computer Engineering or equivalent; PhD preferred.

Experience

  • 7+ years of experience of relevant, work related experience as software architect

  • Expert in OOD, design patterns, software development in C++, Matlab or related engineering applications.

  • Extensive experience in software development and project management.

  • Solid understanding of a variety of programming tools and development platforms.

  • Expertise in Image processing, Pattern recognition and knowledge of imaging library.

  • Strong communication and presentation skills.

  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and interpersonal skills

  • Highly analytical mindset, with an ability to see both the big picture and the details.

  • Interact and communicate with all stakeholders and project management in both business and technical areas, able to keep discussions at the appropriate level of abstraction.

Personal skills

  • Excellent communication skills. Demonstrate open, clear, concise and professional communication. Ability to speak up in a respectful manner
  • Work independently or as part of a team and follow through on assignments with minimal supervision.
  • Self-starter, result driven-demonstrate ownership and accountability, pragmatic
  • 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.

  • Must be able to read and interpret data, information, and documents.

  • Strong customer focus and commitment to customer satisfaction through prioritization, quality, efficiency and professionalism.

  • Ability to complete assignments with attention to detail and high degree of accuracy.

  • Proven ability to perform effectively in a demanding environment with changing workloads.

  • Result driven-demonstrate ownership and accountability.

  • Identifies bottlenecks and drives improvements.

  • Work independently or as part of a team and follow through on assignments with minimal supervision.

  • Demonstrate open, clear, concise and professional communication.

  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with co-workers and customer.

  • Work according to a strict set of procedures within the provided timelines.

Other information

  • Routinely required to sit; walk; talk; hear; use hands to keyboard, finger, handle, and feel; stoop, kneel, crouch, twist, reach, and stretch. Occasionally required to move around the campus.
  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.
  • May require travel (specify domestic and/or international) dependent on business needs – specify percentage of travel.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • 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.
  • Must be able to read and interpret data, information, and documents.
  • Strong customer focus and commitment to customer satisfaction through prioritization, quality, efficiency and professionalism.
  • Ability to complete assignments with attention to detail and high degree of accuracy.
  • Proven ability to perform effectively in a demanding environment with changing workloads and deadlines.
  • Result driven-demonstrate ownership and accountability.
  • Identifies bottlenecks and drives improvements.
  • Work independently or as part of a team and follow through on assignments with minimal supervision.
  • Demonstrate open, clear, concise and professional communication.
  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with manager, co-workers and customer.
  • Work according to a strict set of procedures within the provided timelines.

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability