System Engineer - Computational Platform

Research & development

Other technical job categories

In a nutshell


San Jose - CA, US


Research & development


8+ years



Job Category

Other technical job categories

Published: 30+ days ago Job ID: req23969


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

The System Engineer Computational Platform & Infra is expected to define the technical content supporting the HMI Computational Platform Product & Functional roadmaps, such that the defined products support the success of HMI in the competitive E-Beam metrology & inspection markets.

Job Description

Creates content proposal based on Product Marketing product definition for Compute Platform related products.
Defines and aligns the x-domain/sector/product functional requirements, design and test specifications for HMI Compute Platforms
Oversee system design with focus on system layout, fab and E-beam system interfacing, modularity and extendibility
Defines and aligns internal and external requirements for product deployment and remote analytics development capability.
Aligns and incorporates x-product team functionality in the platform definition and rollout plans to ensure ASML has a cohesive technical strategy for computational infrastructure
Owns the technology roadmap, in collaboration with the responsible Functional Architects relevant to the technology.
Signals architecture misalignment and organizes/prepares (4 o’clock) meetings to set direction.
Deliverables: Feasibility Test Definitions, Product Feasibility Reports, product performance specifications and design specifications, system level alpha test definition and acceptance reports, technology roadmap.
Prepares technical input to key program decisions for review by senior executives. Manage system engineering deliverables to the product generation process such as identification of key technical risks, system performance projections and status of the overall architecture development.
Responsible for optimal functional integration of subsystems into the whole product (guiding the product integration plan).


Academic level (Master or PhD) in Information technology, Software, Physics, Mathematics or any Technical area


Minimum 8 years of experience in related fields is a plus for candidates, including IC manufacturing, semiconductor process technology, e-beam inspection/metrology, or equivalent experience.
Hands-on experience on semiconductor process or equipment is required
Fast learner with strong self-motivation to grow technically; be able to perform job at high standard with minimum supervision, and demonstrated ability to thrive in a high pressure and fast paced environment.
Personal skills
Communication skills: Able to communicate with counterparts efficiently on project work.
Team work: Good team player to drive product development with stakeholders.

Personal skills

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 performing the 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 is occasionally required to move around the campus.
The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
May require travel dependent on business needs.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
Can work under deadlines.
The environment generally is moderate in temperature and noise level.
Must be able to read and interpret data, information, and documents.
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.
Responsibilities include periodic travel to regional and overseas sites for product technical support and special support projects.
Work may include onsite technical support involving heavy lifting of equipment & modules.
Position will require technical work activity in a clean-room production environment and/or laboratory setting.

Other information

We offer competitive salaries and benefits including medical, dental, vision, 401(K), and FSAs.
Other information

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability


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