30+ days ago - req21681

Applications Engineer - North America

Sales & marketing

Other technical job categories

In a nutshell

Location

Hillsboro - OR, US

Team

Sales & marketing

Experience

3-7 years

Degree

Bachelor

Job Category

Other technical job categories

Introduction

ASML US, including its affiliates and subsidiaries, bring 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, 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

Provide state-of-art e-beam solution and develop applications for e-beam defect inspection and metrology to our valued customers.Help them to solve their core issues during yield improvement process. Conduct customer engagement projects to demonstrate and improve the performance of our products. Coordinate with RD team on new tool development and work with service team and marketing team closely to drive engineering development in headquarters to implement latest product features and technologies at a strategic customer site.

Hermes Microvision, Inc. (HMI), an ASML company, is a leading supplier of advanced E-beam inspection, metrology and pattern verification systems used for advanced semiconductor devices. HMI has multiple years of e-beam application experience and leadership in semiconductor factories, focused on high resolution and voltage contrast imaging. As part of ASML, HMI will boost ASML’s holistic lithographic portfolio of (i) lithography exposure systems, (ii) computational lithography and (iii) metrology. Between these three cornerstones ASML offers application products for process window enhancement, control and detection.

This position may require 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 the Company to proceed with candidates who are immediately eligible to access controlled technology.

Job Description

Application Engineering is ASMLs department that support customers worldwide to enhance their cutting-edge lithography technology in their state-of-the-art semiconductor fab. If you want to work on the forefront of semiconductor manufacturing and deliver “fit for purpose” solutions the Application Engineering department is the department which can offer you this opportunity.

This position is to lead the effort in developing and supporting an HMI e-Beam product at a major customer site to drive learnings and deliver solutions to next generation e-Beam problems.

The person filling this position will be a key leader in collaborating with ASML and customer development to develop a methodology for understanding metrics, quantification techniques, and solutions associated with e-Beam technology.

  • Interact with and develop a solid working relationship with the customer to help understand and develop valued solutions to their fabrication issues.
  • Working with account team and marketing organizations in San Jose to define the package that meets customers’ requirements.
  • Demonstrate technical leadership through problem solving, training and presentation.
  • Own a broad technical knowledge of metrology.
  • You will give strategic guidance to junior engineers.
  • Own the day to day project management activities and drive a technical team towards product value demonstration and integration of solutions with the goal to meet customer requirements and achieve tool-of-record configuration.

Education

  • BSc / MSc or PhD in Physics, Optics, Electronics, Micro-electronics, Mechanical Engineering, Material Science Engineering, Chemical Engineering or IC manufacturing or equivalent experience

Experience

  • Minimum 3 – 5 years of relevant work-related experience as metrology and inspection engineer from customer or competitor
  • Experience in defining market needs based on deep understanding of customers, applications and products
  • Proven experience in driving technical projects from inception to completion
  • Capable of detailed Data Analysis and creation of experiment summary presentation
  • DOE creation for various use cases and sharing of results internally or to a customer
  • Excellent problem analysis and solving skills
  • Required eBeam metrology / inspection knowledge
  • Knowledge/hands-on experience with software/technical tools (i.e. Data Analysis, SPC tools)
  • Strong English communication skills – both written and oral, ability to influence, etc.) and present to a technical audience
  • Capability to lead team and co-work with related teams
  • Motivated, pro-active, self-driven and flexible
  • Good coordination skills and communications skills
  • Good team player and committed to the success of ASML
  • Good customer communication skills

Personal skills

  • 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.

Other information

  • Routinely required to sit; walk; talk; hear; use hands to keyboard, finger, handle, and feel; stoop, kneel, crouch, twist, reach, and stretch. Occasionally required to move around the campus.
  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.
  • May require travel (specify domestic and/or international) dependent on business needs – specify percentage of travel.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • 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 and deadlines.
  • 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 manager, co-workers and customer.
  • Work according to a strict set of procedures within the provided timelines.

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability