30+ days ago - req23222

Big Data Architect (Hadoop)


Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands




8+ years



Job Category

Computer science & software engineering




Innovation is ASML’s core business! Our machines are extremely innovative but also within the IT organization we want to work on and with the latest technologies.
Do you have affinity with the newest technologies, Cloud and data engineering? The IT Big Data Analytics group are currently expanding and we are searching for a talented Solution Architect to join our team.

- IT Mission -
ASML leads the worldwide development, production and sales of high-end lithography systems for the semiconductor industry. In short, we make the machines that make computer chips, or integrated circuits. We build some of the most amazing, complex machines that you will ever see – and the software to run them – to develop smaller, faster and still more affordable chips. It is because of our machines that the world’s technology has steadily evolved.

ASML IT develops and delivers automated and digital services that are absolutely mission critical for ASML’s internal and external activities. These services support information management, infrastructure, automation and optimization of key business processes across ASML.

The goal of the IT organization is to continuously improve our business capabilities while at the same time delivering a 24x7 global IT landscape. We accelerate the rollout of state-of-the-art technology into business-enabling services, with business and IT colleagues working closely together. This improves efficiency of business and allows us to explore cutting edge technology that helps transform the business to effectively meet (near) future business needs. We see exciting new opportunities for IT to support ASML’s growth ambition. You build it, you own it!

Job Mission

“Providing technical leadership for the evolving architectural capabilities of the entire solution in the context of a Solution Train.”

Job Description

As a machine data Solution Architect you act independently towards your business stakeholders and IT teams for the machine data demand. One part of your job consists out of managing your stakeholders by aligning on architectural challenges and choices. Through collaboration with other Solution Architects (via the architecture competence) you ensure the consistency in the overall big-data landscape.
The other part consists out of the development of our big-data solutions, safeguarding that the solution development is adhering to the architectural guidance and that deviations are understood and accepted. You also validate that any technical debt incurred during the solution development is identified and tracked for resolutions at a later stage.

- Your team mates -

This role is situated in the Big Data Analytics Domain. Our people are proud to be best in class in translating business challenges into data & analytics solutions, and are organized in approx. 15 DevOps teams. Teams are a mixture of young talent and senior specialists with a strong focus on delivering business value for our stakeholders.

In your architecture role you work closely with your fellow Solution Architects, our solution management and the Solution Train Engineer.


Apart from the technical expertise that you bring we are looking for strong Agile believers and evangelists. Working in our changing Agile (SAFe) environment, it is expected that you’re naturally able to take a servant leadership role in the train, are a systematical thinker and are a strong decision maker. Collaboration is key within ASML, in an architecture position it is of utter importance that you are very well able to shift your attention into the different layers within ASML: the DevOps teams, the ART leadership, your business stakeholders and your peers.
You will be challenged to think ahead, draw up roadmaps for our (near) future plans and are able to share & present your vision with both your IT- and Business stakeholders. This continuous alignment between the technological advancement in the market, ASML’s vision andlong term business goals is essential to be successful in this role.
Technically speaking we are looking for a proven architect in the (machine) data domains. Data modelling, preferably on non-business process data domains such as IoT or Machine data, is an essential part in your skillset, so is your natural way of working around SQL and the concepts of OLAP and BI query patterns.A grasp in our used tech. stack:

  • (Raw) data storage solutions – Hbase, HDFS, Object Storage and Oracle;
  • Spark technologies architecture;
  • Columnar storage formats – Kudu, Parquet and ORC;
  • SQL Engine integrators – Impala and Drill;
  • Multiple (hybrid) cloud concepts. It’s key to have a strong background in Azure;
  • You are in the possession of a MSc. degree in Information Technology, Data Science or equivalent and preferably are Agile or SAFe certified.

Other information

ASML does not accept unsolicited resumes from any agencies that have not signed a mutual service agreement. All unsolicited resumes will be considered ASML’s property, and ASML will not be obligated to pay a referral fee. This includes resumes submitted directly to hiring managers without contacting the Resource Center Department.

ASML is GDPR compliant, therefore we cannot process applications sent outside of our recruitment system.

If you are interested in this vacancy please apply.