30+ days ago - req22352

Senior software engineer (C#)

Research & development

Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


8+ years



Job Category

Computer science & software engineering




Are you challenged by delivering solutions to complex engineering problems in a multi-disciplinary team-effort? Do you enjoy capitalizing on .NET software technology in an Agile development context to create solutions that our customers appreciate? Would you like to contribute to the world’s most advanced chip production metrology equipment? Are you fascinated by optimizing equipment throughput and automation and integration of YieldStar in our customers’ fabs’ MES environment? If so, we currently have an exciting opportunity for a senior software developer!

Job Mission

Within business line Applications the D&E YieldStar software groups address the area of complex machine algorithms software. You will be end-to-end responsible for realization of software in C# in the In-Device Metrology, OV or Focus software teams, one of the software teams contributing to development of the YieldStar software platform. This is done using a scrum/Agile way of working.

Job Description

In this position you are a member of the YS SW Application group. This group addresses implementation of the complex machine algorithms. In the scrum team you take initiative to address user stories in this scope. You are guided by the scrum master, function cluster architect, and product owner. Furthermore, you cooperate with other software team members, and involve Customer Support and Manufacturing representatives. Your eagerness to experience the fit of our solutions at the customer makes you willing to use opportunities to travel.

As a Software Developer you will act as fast learning software professional, and contribute to software realization using a disciplined agile/scrum based way of working. You apply software engineering practices such as requirements engineering (user story definition), object-oriented analysis and design, implementation in C#, testing, and integration in the YieldStar software platform.

Main Responsibilities:
- Act as scrum team member
- Demonstrate end-to-end ownership for feature/story based software engineering
- Align specifications with stakeholders in the function team and the software platform lead
- Secure both software and product quality
- Ensure adequate fit of software deliverables in the YieldStar software platform
- Software realization, including design, testing and documentation
- Provide input for and review technical roadmap
- Contribute to continuous improvement of our Agile software development for the software department as a whole
- Transfer knowledge to colleagues in both D&E and sectors supporting operations (e.g. Customer support)
- Maintain technical skills and knowledge, keeping up to date with market trends and competitive insights


Master in computer science, informatics, mathematics.
Preferably OOTI/PDEng Software Technology


- 8 years in object oriented development of technical software large software products
- 5 years of experience with Agile/scrum. Extensive experience with pair programming is a pro
- 5 years of experience with C sharp
- Up -to -date knowledge of and experience with recent versions of the .NET framework. Preferably knowledge of Cloud development Platforms: Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud or Amazon Web Services
- Strong knowledge of object -oriented design patters with proven experience with TDD and applying SOLID design principles
- Experience with pair programming is a pro
- Preferably have already some previous experience with SEMI standard interfaces such as SECS
- Proven experience with requirements management
- Proven experience with software delivery cycles
- High software quality standards: test-driven development
- 5 years of experience with Agile/scrum
- Experience with stakeholder management in a multi-disciplinary environment
- Experience with working in large code bases and collaborating with multiple software teams in a complex environment

Personal skills

- Passionate about Software development and clean software design
- Mathematical aptitude
- Strong analytical view combined with pragmatic attitude (flexibility)
- Value orientation, getting to the essence, setting of and acting according to priorities
- Strong coaching skills
- Real team player
- Ability to work in a cross-disciplinary scrum team in a dynamic product development environment with an Agile mindset
- You actively look for continuously improvement in a collaborative way
- You are able to deal with change and uncertainty
- Strong analytical view combined with pragmatic attitude (flexibility)
- Value orientation, getting to the essence, setting and acting according to priorities
- Strong knowledge of object oriented design patterns and UML
- You actively look for continuously improvement in a collaborative way
- You are able to deal with change and uncertainty
- Proven experience with stakeholder management
- Strong coaching skills
- Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal) and good knowledge of English
- Curious, fast learning (mostly on the job)

Other information

Keywords: software engineering, multi-disciplinary, agile, OOAD, refactoring, entrepreneurial, SEMI, team player, high tech, metrology, equipment, TDD