30+ days ago - req19253

Metrology Application Development Engineer

Research & development

Chemistry & materials science

In a nutshell


San Jose - CA, US


Research & development


0-2 years



Job Category

Chemistry & materials science


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. Having joined the ASML family in 2016, HMI has become an integral part of our holistic lithography portfolio with innovative e-beam inspections solutions.

Job Mission

ASML/HMI brings together the most creative minds in science and technology to develop lithography & metrology machines, as well as computational lithography & control software. HMI’s metrology development engineer is responsible for developed application by high resolution e-beam systems to provide monitor and control solution for advanced nodes in semi-conductor industries.

“This position requires access to controlled technology, as defined in the Export Administration Regulations (15 C.F.R. § 730, et seq.). Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to access such controlled technology prior to beginning work. Business demands may require ASML to proceed with applicants who are immediately eligible to access controlled technology.”

Job Description

Develop e-beam metrology applications on new technologies or novel platforms.
Design and implement new functionalities with adding value to HMI’s hardware portfolio.
Develop and test new application functions to achieve metrology performance requirement on semiconductor process.
Document and transfer new applications to worldwide customer support team.
Engage with the customer on novel application products for new business opportunities.
Travel might be required but less than 15%.


M.S. and above in Electrical Engineering, Physics, Material Science or Chemical Engineering.


1-3 experience in related fields is required for candidates with master degree, including IC manufacturing, semiconductor process technology, metrology or equivalent experience.
Hands-on experience on data analysis for metrology or semi-conductor process is required, able to operate data visualization tool (JMP/Spotfire) is plus.
Script level programming skills is plus, including Matlab, Python or C++.

Personal skills

Communication skill: Able to communicate with counterparts efficiently on project work.
Team work: Good team player to drive product development with stakeholders.

Other information

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability