30+ days ago - req26155

Project Manager Interferometer Position Measurement Systems

Research & development

Mechanical engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


8+ years



Job Category

Mechanical engineering




Sub-nanometer positioning of the wafer stage and the reticle stage in our ASML machines is enabled by stage position sensors. We are looking for a project manager who can contribute to the realization of these sensors.

Job Mission

We’re searching for a project manager for the position measurement system in our ebeam inspection products

Job Description

You will be leading the development and qualification of an interferometer to measure the position of the wafer stage of our e-beam inspection systems.

Primary Responsibilities:
• Together with architects define deliverables for mechanical, electrical, software, mechatronic, and industrialization engineers.
• Create detailed project plans including resource and material requirements. Align this planning with the product masterplan, planning of the teams and planning of interfacing projects. Take action in case of mismatches by managing the triple constraints.
• Manage external hardware suppliers (electronics, optics, mechanics)
• Align with cross-sectors (production, customer support, logistics, etc) to ensure on-time delivery.
• Manage project budget.
• Engage with Group Leaders to secure necessary resources.
• Escalate blocking issues for team through the proper paths.
• Assess and address technical and operational risks based on input of architects and design engineers.


University, master in a relevant engineering field (e.g. mechanical engineering, physics, electronics)


• Development experience with sufficient technical depth

• 3-7 years project management experience
• Experience with multidisciplinary product development in a high tech and agile (SAFE) environment
• Affinity with optical measurement systems, electronics development and algorithms running on an FPGA.

Personal skills

• Team player

• Pragmatic with result oriented attitude
• Takes the initiative
• Good communication and stakeholder management skills
• Excellent command of English language

Context of the position

The Stage Position Measurement (SPM) group within the sector Development & Engineering (D&E) within Bottom (BM) Cluster is responsible for interferometer and encoder based position measurement systems for wafer stages and reticle stages. We contribute to new product introductions (NPI) and Installed Base Products & Services (IBPS) in the DUV and Apps business lines.

Other information

Please submit your resume and cover letter when applying for this position.
*This position requires access to U.S. controlled technology, as defined in the United States Export Administration Regulations. Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to access such U.S. controlled technology prior to beginning work. Business demands may require ASML to proceed with applicants who are immediately eligible to access U.S. controlled technology.

Please know that, because of the current summer holiday, there will be a delay in screening & sharing feedback regarding your application.

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