30+ days ago - req18336

Mechatronics architect

Research & development


In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


3-7 years



Job Category





Within ASML the sector Development & Engineering is responsible for the specification and the design of the ASML products. The department Mechatronics Systems Development (MSD) is responsible for specification, design, integration and qualification of the mechatronics sub-systems and components which are fitted into the end products. The main focus is on nanometer-accuracy positioning of high speed components. Control engineering, dynamics, actuator design, position measurement systems and material handling are part of this department’s main competences.

Job Mission

Define the architecture of a mechatronics module, including interfaces to other modules. Responsible forthe mechatronics function, including architecture, specification, (contribute to) design, technical budget analysis, critical component selection, integration and verification.

Job Description

-Work in multidisciplinary project teams, aimed at architecture and design of a mechatronics module function.
-Lead, coach and develop employees within the team within the relevant expertise
-Has knowledge in the fields of servo control, dynamics, actuators and basic knowledge of the areas software, mechanics, sensors,optics and electronics.
-Support of the mechatronics architecture design and trade-offs between mechanical, electronic, software competencies
-Integration and test of the mechatronic modules: planning


Technical University masters/PhD in Mechanical engineering / Electrical engineering / Technical Physics )


At least 5 years of experience in a similar role, preferably within ASML or in related high tech industry
Experience with design and realization of mechatronics systems.
Experience in multidisciplinary project work involving mechatronics, optics, electronics and software is a pre.

Personal skills

-Strong technical background interested in product and process.
-Team player with strong interpersonal skills.
-Effective communication and stakeholder management skills
-Flexibility and ability to adapt to changes.
-Adequate English language skills in speech and writing.
-Strong analytical ability with a pragmatic attitude.

Context of the position

The holder of the position reports to a (Sr.) Manager in one of the groups in the MSD department and is operational within multidisciplinary projects.

Other information

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