30+ days ago - req20238

D&E - Senior System Software Architect – Tainan/Hsinchu

Research & development

Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell


Tainan, Taiwan


Research & development


8+ years



Job Category

Computer science & software engineering



Job Mission

The mission of Senior/Principal Software architect is successful in supporting our product development. As an expert in software you will act as the technical interface for Program/SE as product level architect, between Application engineers and software developers as functional level architect, specialized for machine control, software interface design and functional requirement analysis.
Focus on communication with Program and System engineer to define product functionalities and technical roadmap planning guidance. Support functional design, realize the software infrastructure and feature development for the ASML-HMI eBeam product.

Job Description

• Identify business requirements from product managers or stakeholders.
• Interact with system/hardware/application engineers and developers to envision and create the high level software architecture and functional models for new generation of E-beam inspection machine.
• Break down software building blocks to modules and development tasks.
• Review software design and code to ensure clarity and quality. This usually requires hands-on developing prototypes, contributing code or evaluating technologies.
• Troubleshooting and resolving issues with coding or design.
• Write professional specification and design documents.
• Define unified development standards and input for tool and environment selection.
• Plan for software evolutionary paths and new technology insertion.
• Identify risk and manage risk mitigation strategies associated with the architecture.


•MS in Computer Science/Computer Engineering or equivalent; PhD preferred.


• 7+ years of experience of relevant, work related experience as software architect
• Expert in OOD, design patterns
• Experience with Windows software development using C#/C++
• Strong knowledge of software development process and software life cycle
• In depth experience in .Net Remoting, WCF, WPF, state machine, parallel programming and communication protocols.
• Analysis and design real time control system schema and semiconductor equipment control sequence.
• Experience in Large scale software system design break down to software building blocks for modules and development tasks.
• Define roadmap for software evolutionary and new technology insertion.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
• Knowledge of image processing, real time system, or semiconductor equipment control is a plus

Personal skills

• Excellent communication skills. Demonstrate open, clear, concise and professional communication. Ability to speak up in a respectful manner
• Work independently or as part of a team and follow through on assignments with minimal supervision.
• Self-starter, result driven-demonstrate ownership and accountability, pragmatic
• Can observe and respond to people and situations and interact with others encountered in the course of work.
• Can learn and apply new information or skills.
• Must be able to read and interpret data, information, and documents.
• Strong customer focus and commitment to customer satisfaction through prioritization, quality, efficiency and professionalism.
• Ability to complete assignments with attention to detail and high degree of accuracy.
• Proven ability to perform effectively in a demanding environment with changing workloads.
• Result driven-demonstrate ownership and accountability.
• Identifies bottlenecks and drives improvements.
• Work independently or as part of a team and follow through on assignments with minimal supervision.
• Demonstrate open, clear, concise and professional communication.
• Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with co-workers and customer.
• Work according to a strict set of procedures within the provided timelines.

Context of the position

•Software Architect responsible for creates budgets and definitions for business driver at system/product level;
•Performs verification of SDS content, design software EPS/EDS.
•Serves as consultant to PM, PDM, Program SE.
•Align and communication with external stakeholders.
•Balances between resource, project plan, functionalities and other business drivers.
•Decision taking on own expertise or on high impact,
•Cover multi-disciplinary subjects

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