9 days ago - req24599

D&E MC Supplier Quality Engineer

Research & development

Other technical job categories

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


8+ years



Job Category

Other technical job categories




Are you the person to ensure supplier product quality in a multidisciplinary context? If you have the capabilities to guide the introduction of cutting edge technology at ASML’s suppliers, we are looking for you!

Job Mission

As a Supplier Quality Engineer of New Product Introductions (NPI) your mission is to participate in a multidisciplinary team. From early supplier involvement until the product design and supplier process is mature enough to be released for volume, your mission is to drive and secure quality performance between the supplier and the Development department of ASML.
Your main focus areas, when guiding the development of the design between development programs and suppliers, are:
- Introducing new parts with technologically challenging requirements to the supplier
- (Co-) developing suppliers in new aspects for production (e.g. process- and qualification techniques)
- Interpreting supplier technology and manufacturability capabilities and drive early supplier involvement into the ASML design project, meanwhile considering balance between technology requirements and quality
- Professionalizing ASML outsourcing management by involvement in supplier account teams

Job Description

All activities must be in line with the sector and business line targets.
- Early supplier involvement
You participate in development projects in the early design phases to secure the manufacturability of the design and technology availability from suppliers and drive early supplier involvement.
- New Product Introduction
Next to executing NPI deliverables at the suppliers (e.g. Manufacturing Flow, PFMEA, Control Plan, Spec agreement,…) you support them with difficult qualification and manufacturing issues (e.g. yield and quality improvements). Also assuring within ASML a transfer to the volume Quality Supplier Managers department afterwards.
- Supplier Development
You represent the Quality and Technological aspects within a multidisciplinary team that manages and controls the Quality, Logistic, Technology and Cost targets of a supplier. At the supplier you manage and challenge manufacturing processes to be efficient and foolproof by using Six Sigma tools (e.g. MSA, Capability analysis,..). Furthermore, you identify non-conformities through auditing and drive subsequent implementation plans in cooperation with the supplier.


- Bachelor or master degree in mechanics, mechatronics, applied physics or industrial engineering.


-5-10 years relevant work experience in supply chain at companie(s).
-Experience in High tech, low volume industries and/ or manufacturing is a pre
-Able to combine technical knowledge and supplier management
-Lean 6S experience (e.g. DMAIC, SPC, FMEA, 8D), Six Sigma Green- or Black Belt certification desired

Personal skills

- Being able to communicate effectively and decisive throughout different levels within the organization.
- Strong negotiation skills for interfacing with internal stakeholders and supply base.
- Going the extra mile to deliver high quality.
- A team player; being pro-active, supporting others in accomplishing goals, sharing knowledge.

Context of the position

Supplier Quality Engineering (SQE), a group within Machine Conditioning (MC)cluster, enables the MC cluster to meet industrialization requirements at suppliers, deliver excellent solutions related to flow and thermal domain towards good product quality.
In today’s complex multi-tier supply chains, this is only possible by creating full transparency in the chains and flexibility at suppliers. The SQE group is involved in over 60 suppliers, on top of that sometimes several tiers deep.
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.
- The employee is occasionally required to move around the campus.
- The job may require international travelling up to 30%.
- The employee has to be able to cope with strict deadlines.