30+ days ago - req20594

Application Product Engineer-Metrology

Research & development

Chemistry & materials science

In a nutshell


San Jose - CA, US


Research & development


8+ 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.

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 develope 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.
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.
20% travel is required.


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


More than 8 years experience in related fields is a plus for candidates, including IC manufacturing, semiconductor process technology, metrology or equivalent experience.
Hands-on experience on material analysis, SEM metrology or semi-conductor process is required.
Able to operate data visualization tool (excel Marco/JMP/Spotfire.
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

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performingthe duties of this job, the employee routinely is required to sit; walk;talk; hear; use hands to keyboard, finger, handle, and feel; stoop, kneel,crouch, twist, reach, and stretch.
The employee isoccasionally required to move around the campus.
The employee mayoccasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
May require traveldependent on business needs.
Specific visionabilities required by this job include close vision, color vision,peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
Can work underdeadlines.
The environmentgenerally is moderate in temperature and noise level.
Must be able toread and interpret data, information, and documents.
Can observe andrespond to people and situations and interact with others encountered inthe course of work.
Can learn andapply new information or skills.
Responsibilitiesinclude periodic travel to regional and overseas sites for producttechnical support and special support projects.
Work may includeonsite technical support involving heavy lifting of equipment &modules.
Position willrequire technical work activity in a clean-room production environmentand/or laboratory setting.
The environmentgenerally is moderate in temperature and noise level.
Occasionally maybe exposed to loud noise bursts and may be exposed to toxic gases(fluorine).
Must be able towork in small, confined spaces.

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability