12 days ago - req18637

Team Leader Manufacturing and Service Tooling

Research & development

Mechanical engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


8+ years



Job Category

Mechanical engineering




Are you eager to further develop your leadership qualities, leading a team of mechanical engineers and being part of the state-of-the art technology innovation? If so, then a job of Team Leader in Mechanics at ASML could be the perfect next step in your career.

Job Mission

Take full ownership of the hardware development or issues from start to end. Lead and inspire your team of tooling engineers to achieve optimal results in a multidisciplinary project setting. Support the project leads to achieve good quality results at the right time for our customers. The team leader reports to the group leader Manufacturing and Service Tooling.

Job Description

  • Take the lead in mechanical developments and issues.
  • Structure the development and guide the team to achieve good quality results.
  • Make sure the proper design processes are adhered to and improve where needed.
  • Define and prioritize the activities to make realistic plan agreements.
  • Setup and maintain the team plan and drive for results.
  • Communicate clearly on the progress and needs to your stakeholders.
  • Organize a team of up to 10 engineers and coach them in their daily work.
  • Motivate and develop the members of your team.
  • Make sure that the right competencies are secured within the team and take care for the lessons learned.


(Technical) Masters in Mechanical engineering


  • At least 8 years of relevant working experience.
  • At least 2 years of experience in leading design teams up to 10 design engineers.
  • Excellent knowledge in the field of design and manufacturing of mechanical parts.
  • Skilled in technical, correct and effective communication with suppliers.
  • Experienced in evaluating FEM / mechanical analysis results.

Personal skills

  • Highly motivated team player with excellent social, coordination and communication skills.
  • Ability to work in an international multicultural setting. Fluent in English.
  • Ability to provide technical direction, motivate and steer a team of professionals.
  • Structured and organized.
  • Flexible and open mindset, anticipating on a challenging and dynamic environment.
  • Ability to excel in creative design and flawless execution of tooling design.
  • Strong analytical ability with a pragmatic attitude.
  • Helicopter view (zoom in – zoom out).
  • Eager to drive own development.

Context of the position

Within ASML the sector Development & Engineering is responsible for the specification and the design of the ASML products. The department Mechanical Development is designing, building and testing mechanical systems and sub-systems which are fitted into the end products. As a part of the department Mechanical Engineering the group Manufacturing and Service Tooling is responsible for the specification, engineering and qualification of tooling that is required for manufacturing and servicing of ASML modules (enabling e.g. precision adjustments, qualification, etc)

Other information

ASML creates the conditions that enable you to realize your full potential. We provide state-of-the-art facilities, opportunities to develop your talents, international career opportunities, a stimulating and inspiring environment, and most of all, the commitment of a company that recognizes and rewards outstanding performance.

More information on what ASML does, and stands for - can be found via our Website and YouTube channel

If you apply to this position - please include a recent and complete CV, and a letter of motivation.
You may also attach a portfolio.