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IT PLM Business Process Analyst


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Veldhoven, Netherlands




3-7 years



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The department for Product Lifecycle Management and Configuration Management is responsible for delivering solutions that push the limits of technology to unlock the business value of digital design and product lifecycle management (PLM). We deliver cutting-edge PLM solutions to solve some of ASML’s toughest challenges. Together with our partners, and based on global best practices, we deliver the digital foundation of product innovation.
Are you up for a challenge in the domain of Product Lifecycle Management and Configuration Management? Do you have an interest in PLM technology and have experience in industrial domains of engineering, manufacturing or customer service? Then we might have an interesting challenge for you!

Job Mission

To strengthen the team, we are looking for multiple PLM business process analysts (BPA) and PLM subject matter experts (SME). As a BPA, you are responsible for the translation of business requirements into concrete, state-of-the-art IT solutions for Product Lifecycle Management. As an SME, you are responsible to master a PLM technology solution and identify new business value opportunities.

Job Description

You are the linking pin between the business key users, the IT organization and the outsourcing partners. You clarify business needs, support the configuration and build activities and assist in the implementation of the solution in the business.

Being (or becoming) the main contact for key stakeholders in the ASML organization comes natural to you. You assess, design and deploy software change proposals and user needs, resulting in information systems changes to continuously increase the effectiveness of supporting systems, and provide user value. You ensure these user needs are aligned with the company’s strategic direction.

Besides this you are responsible for:

challenging the functional requirements in order to realize a fit in standard IT solutions to prevent custom built solutions where possible;

  • testing the functionality as built by outsourced partners;
  • working in an Agile team (SAFE), translating the requirements into backlog items, taking care of intake till go live and support (DevOps);
  • consulting business stakeholders regarding the end to end PLM process, with the focus on configuration management and hardware design related processes;
  • using low code / no code tools to enrich the functionality of our standard solutions.

Content wise your working area will be mainly in configuration management and product lifecycle management and the respective IT tooling (Teamcenter with Active Workspace, Polarion, Mendix, SAP PLM). The available BPA and SME positions target the following PLM topics:

  • Bills of Materials management in Teamcenter
  • Bills of Processes in Teamcenter MPP and SAP
  • Engineering change/collaboration process throughout the product lifecycle in TC/AWC and SAP

These are positions for ambitious young professionals as well as experienced PLM professionals, who are ready to take on this challenge with our team.


Master or Bachelor in Information Technology, Business Administration, Mechanical or Industrial Engineering with proven experience in PLM / Configuration Management / Mechatronics Hardware Design processes.


  • 5 years of experience with Configuration Management processes and PLM tooling (preferably Teamcenter / Active Workspace) in a complex, high-tech development environment;
  • Ability to document, validate, challenge business requirements and translate them into functional IT specifications;
  • Ability to document processes (“As Is” & “To Be”) and to assist development of a business case (incl. a breakdown of the IT cost).
  • Additional focused experience in one of the specific PLM topics listed above is a plus.

Personal skills

  • Eager and willing to learn;
  • Strong client orientation and drive for excellence;
  • Pro-active personality who can deal with resistance;
  • A demonstrated ability to perform in high-pressure environments;
  • Well-developed consultancy skills;
  • Motivated and enthusiastic team player with an Agile mindset;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Fluent in English, knowledge of Dutch is a plus.

Context of the position

At ASML we invent, develop and manufacture world-leading high tech lithography machines for our chip making customers. These tailor-made machines can image billions of structures in a few seconds with an accuracy of a few silicon atoms. Our headquarters are located in the heart of the Eindhoven region, also known as ‘Brainport’, Europe’s top tech hub.

You will work at the IT department for Product Lifecycle Management & Configuration Management. This department is responsible for the delivery, improvement & maintenance of IT solutions supporting ASML’s configuration management and product lifecycle management processes. The department has 3 domains:

  • Product Definition Solutions (PLM/CAD/Requirements Management solutions)
  • Process Definition Solutions (Process Definition & Work instructions Management solutions)
  • Product Engineering Change, Collaboration and Configuration Control solutions

Other information

To attract and retain the best people, we have a competitive employment conditions package, including
- Fixed 13th month;
- Attractive profit scheme (2020:20%)
- 27 holidays and 13 additional free days.

ASML creates the conditions that enable you to realize your full potential. We provide state-of-the-art facilities, opportunities to develop your talents, international career opportunities, a stimulating and inspiring environment, and most of all, the dedication of a company that recognizes and rewards extraordinary performance.

Talent Exploration
Our selection process includes an online Talent Exploration that gathers information about your key drivers, your personal values, motivators and career ambitions. The Talent Exploration enables both you and us to explore if there is a mutual match - not only for today, but also for your future career at ASML.