13 days ago - req24108

Computer Science | Physics Internship (non-thesis): Development of defect analysis tool using Matlab

Computer science & software engineering



In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


No experience (Student)



Job Category

Computer science & software engineering, Physics, Mathematics


Are you a master student in Computer Science, Engineering, Physics or Mathematics? Do you have previous experience using Matlab? Are you interested in software development and have strong conceptual/practical understanding of Object-Oriented Programming? Then this graduation assignment could be interesting for you!

Job Mission

This internship is positioned within the group responsible for qualifying the defect performance of ASML machines. Part of this work involves the analysis of data coming from our machines and metrology instruments. To make this analysis more efficient and uniform, we develop algorithms and software tools that are rolled out within ASML.

Job Description

You will be part of the “boombox team” which is responsible for developing the latest version of our defect analysis tool called “boombox”. You will pick up specific coding tasks and contribute to discussions regarding design decisions. During your assignment, you will have to chance to work in a software team and gain experience regarding the following topics:

  • Object oriented programming in Matlab
  • Working with version control (git, bitbucket)
  • Collaborating on code development (gitflow)
  • Agile way of working (scrum, jira)
  • CICD using Jenkins
  • MVVM software architecture
  • Unit testing


You are a master student in Computer Science, Engineering, Physics or Mathematics.

  • You have previous experience using Matlab.
  • You have interest in software development.
  • You have strong conceptual/practical understanding of Object-Oriented Programming.
  • You are an independent and hardworking person with an ambition to deliver on time.

This is an apprentice internship for 4-5 days a week with a duration of a minimum 6 months.

Please note that we can only consider students who are enrolled at a school for the entire duration of the internship.

Other information

What ASML offers
Your internship will be in one of the leading Dutch corporations, gaining valuable experience in a highly dynamic environment. You will receive a monthly internship allowance based on your educational level and number of days per week, plus a possible housing or travel allowance. More information on the allowances can be found on our website. In addition you will get expert, practical guidance and the chance to work in and experience a dynamic, innovative team environment.

ASML: Be part of progress
We make machines that make chips – the hearts of the devices that keep us informed, entertained and safe; that improve our quality of life and help to tackle the world’s toughest problems.

We build some of the most amazing machines that you will ever see, and the applications to run them. Never satisfied, we measure our performance in units that begin with pico or nano.

We believe we can always do better. We believe the winning idea can come from anyone. We love what we do – not because it’s easy, but because it’s hard. At ASML we are always pushing technology further.

Students: Getting ready for the real-world
Teamwork is key within ASML. Our R&D team is more than 5,500 people strong and worldwide we form one big team with over 25,000 employees. These colleagues have 123 different nationalities and work at our major sites on three continents.

Dozens of diverse, interdisciplinary teams work in parallel to meet a challenging development schedule. In this inspiring environment, your colleagues may be sitting next door, or they could be thousands of kilometers away in a different country, or even working for a different company.

An internship at ASML is your opportunity to get to know this world and get a feel for that excites you most. Use your education, gain real-life working experience and explore the world of high-tech – all at the same time.

How will you be part of progress?