27 days ago - req25944

Software Engineering Internship: High Performance Data Communication

Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


No experience (Student)



Job Category

Computer science & software engineering


Are you a student in Software Engineering? Are you familiar with Network/Data Communication techniques and are you willing to learn? Then this graduation project could be interesting for you!

Background Information

The Software Infrastructure and Computer System Department (SICS) within in ASML provides high quality software solutions that enable other ASML software departments to create products in an effective and efficient way. Data produced by the Twinscan systems becomes more and more valuable for ASML. This assignment focusses on the data communication within the Twinscan between producer (embedded system) and consumer (server).

Your Assignment

• Understand the current data communication and future data needs.
• Inventory available 3rd party technologies that fit the need for internal data communications within the Twinscan system.
• Come up with a detailed analysis and provide advice direction.
• Provide a Proof of Concept for one or more solution directions.

Your Profile

• Your educational background is in Software Engineering.
• Project experience and knowledge of Network/Data Communication Techniques is required.
• Knowledge of Linux operating systems is a plus.
• You have affinity with computer hardware and integration and have basic knowledge of C and C++
• You are familiar with Git.
• You can work independently and you have good communication skills.
• You have an open mind and willing to learn from your colleagues.

This is an internship for 5 days a week with duration of a approximate 5 months.

Please keep in mind that we can only consider students (who are enrolled at a school during the whole internship period) for our internships and graduation assignments.

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?