21 days ago - req18841

Optical Engineering Intern - San [email protected]

In a nutshell


San Diego - CA, US


No experience (Student)


Multiple positions available for Summer 2021!

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.

Job Description

Develop clear understanding of the physical operation of high end optical sensors and model basic effects and sensitivities
Using combination of standard tools (CodeV, Zemax, FRED) and modeling in a MATLAB environment to generate accurate physical optics models to predict high end sensors performance and establish error budgets contributions
Use developed models to support proto build validation and production build factory and field issues resolution
As needed perform experiments and testing to validate predicted metrology sensor responses and predictions


Currently actively pursuing a Bachelor’s, Master’s or PhD in Optical Engineering or Physics.For undergraduate students, rising juniors and above.


Experience with optical design and tolerance of optical systems
In depth experience with at least 2 of the 3 items list: CodeV and/or Zemax; FRED and/or ASAP; MATLAB
Be able to understand the physical operation of complex optical sensors and generate detailed modeling and simulation of their output signals

Personal skills

Possess strong ownership characteristics and a commitment to achieving results on time
Have strong written and oral communication skills
Be a demonstrated team player
Have strong problem solving skills and the ability to take initiative

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability