13 days ago - req19407

Scrum Master Java Distributed Computing Platform Team

Research & development

Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


8+ years



Job Category

Computer science & software engineering




ASML – the world’s leading provider of lithography systems for the semiconductor industry
Activity: Development & Engineering, Scrum Master Business Line Applications
Location: The Netherlands, Eindhoven

Job Mission

We are Applications - a new business line within ASML, one of the world market leaders in scanning lithography technology. We create full-stack software products that run in the most modern Semiconductor Fabs in the world, and we are always pushing the boundary of what is possible.
Are you the Scrum Master who is eager to learn and apply agile principles to expand ASML’s fastest growing business and contribute to the Business Line’s transition to an agile way of working?
As servant leader of a software team, you will be responsible for realization of the associated software functionality. Furthermore, you develop the Scrum team and coach team members in their professional development.

Job Description

You are challenged by demanding projects in a multidisciplinary context. You are focused on and motivated by realizing business value. You’re passionate about driving a team to perform at its maximum potential via continuous improvement, including coaching people in their personal development. You have the required experience with Software development to be able to guide the evolution of the YieldStar or LithoInsight software platform(s) part in your scope. You like working in an agile software development environment using modern software technologies such as .NET or Java (Enterprise).
The context of this position is a multidisciplinary team realizing one of the functionalities in our YieldStar or Litho InSight Products. Primary stakeholders are your team’s product owner, other Product Owners, other Scrum Masters, Group Leaders, Architects, Customer Representatives and product integrators. It is essential that you get to know your internal customers and stakeholders who need your specific competence to create successful solutions in the scope of your team.
You guide the team in realizing solutions using .NET or Java software technology and apply a scrum based, agile way of working. You take initiative in team development by means of sprint retrospectives, removing impediments and establishing a clear definition of ready and done. You actively participate in the transition of the Business Line towards an agile organization and address and solve issues that occur in this transition.
By assisting the group leader in setting targets for team members and coaching them in their contribution and professional development, you co-develop team capability and competences of individual team members. Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills are crucial.
You are ambitious and willing to embrace the opportunity to improve. You will identify and understand the needs of our clients and be responsive, logical, and flexible. To achieve your mission, you initiate meetings to analyze issues and to support, steer, and plan solutions.
Success in this position enables ample opportunity to develop a career within ASML.

-As scrum master for the 6 to 10 FTE team, lead the scrum process, including all Scrum rituals,including evaluation and continuous improvement (addressing impediments)
-Be the main point of contact regarding issues concerning team’s products
-Work in close relationship with the Product Owner to maintain the product backlog and planning.
-Act as a team ambassador within the organization
-Assist team in delivering high quality products
-Coach team members
-Address and if necessary escalate bottlenecks and impediments


-BSc or MSc in computer science, mathematics, physics, mechanics, or electronics.


-5 years in object oriented development of technical software for high-tech equipment
-Agile software development way of working
-C# and/or Java experience is a pre
-Experience as scrum master is a pre

Personal skills

-Team player
-Robust personality
-Independent way of working in our dynamic environment
-Active listening, giving feedback
-Coaching abilities
-Able to initiate, influence, stir
-Analytical view combined with pragmatic attitude (flexibility)
-Good communication skills (both written and verbal) and good knowledge of English

Other information

Scrum Master, software, high-tech, semiconductor industry, manufacturing, metrology, multi-disciplinary, agile, situational leadership, communicator