Project Manager Manufacturing Engineering


Mechanical engineering

In a nutshell


Berlin, Germany



Work Experience

4-9 years

Job Category

Mechanical engineering



Job ID: 1678

Project Manager Manufacturing Engineering

Your working environment

With specific R&D and manufacturing know-how, we develop and produce components for ASML Extreme Ultraviolet (EUV) and Deep Ultraviolet (DUV) systems, including wafer boards, reticle chucks and mirror blocks. Our craftsmanship in precision manufacturing, coupled with our expertise in optical manufacturing technology, makes us the global centre of excellence for optics and wafer chuck technology within the ASML family.

Your tasks

For the continuous optimization of our production of the above-mentioned high precision assemblies and system components, we are looking for a Project Manager with strong experience in the production environment. In this challenging role you will be responsible for medium-to-large-scale projects with a project duration of up to two years and a project budget up to EUR 10 million.
Technological challenges
  • Optimizing the serial production of existing products according to the latest industry standards
  • Ensuring the best possible production processes for new products
  • Responsibility for a holistic approach across all functional areas
  • Ensuring a high level of industrialization with focus on SPC, process capability, yield and training level, among others
  • Focus on quality, lead times, production costs and productivity
  • Consideration of output, ramp up and strategic goals
  • Developing specifications for rooms, equipment and processes together with subject matter experts
  • Coordination of the awarding process in close cooperation with the Purchasing department, the suppliers and the internal experts
  • Specification of ramp up plans and support with pilot phases
  • Coordination of manufacturing relocation activities inside and outside the site
  • Close collaboration with R&D, technology and quality
  • Consideration of global ASML production standards
Project management tasks
  • Project management with up to 20 project members and up to 50 project participants (stakeholders)
  • Coordination of organizational and technical project goals
  • Implementation of the projects based on the waterfall model
  • Creation and review of resource and budget planning
  • Risk assessments during the entire project
  • Reporting and presentations

Your qualifications

  • Master's degree in industrial engineering, mechanical engineering or an equivalent qualification.
  • Solid knowledge of project management tools and methods, ideally with IPMA, PRINCE2, CAPM or PMP certification
  • At least 3 years of experience with mechanical manufacturing processes in a (small) batch series environment, ideally in an international high-tech industrial environment
  • Very good know-how in production process optimization
  • Fluent in spoken and written English and German

Your skills

  • Team player with excellent communication skills
  • High level of passion and commitment to own projects
  • Ability to strategically analyze problems and find solutions
  • Good judgment and strong decision-making skills
  • Strong results-oriented approach in line with a sense of responsibility
  • High level of initiative and proactive approach coupled with a sense of urgency and assertiveness to match

Further 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 persons 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.

What we offer you:
  • 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

Are you interested? - Then apply now using our online application form, stating your expected salary as well as your earliest joining date.


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