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Data Specialist

Logistics & supply chain management

Logistics & supply chain management

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Logistics & supply chain management


3-7 years



Job Category

Logistics & supply chain management




Do you love designing (product) data solutions and playing a key role in the fundaments for Operational Excellence?
Are you keen to work in a data-driven environment within a high-tech global enterprise? Are you challenged by working in such an environment and while doing so striving for the highest possible (data) quality and essentially making great business impact through that. If so, then this might be the right opportunity for you!

Job Mission

ASML strives to become ‘best-in-class’ in operational excellence. We as a department enable ASML to be in control of product master data (model) as the foundation for efficient business execution, at any point in time.

As a Data Specialist you are responsible for building product data solutions that fit best with the requirements and functional specifications, improving data quality.
You will contribute to product data improvements which are performed by multidisciplinary (project) teams that consist of multiple business stakeholders (within & outside Sourcing & Supply Chain) and IT.

Job Description

Key Areas of Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for building product data solutions, solving structural product data issues
  • Prepare & perform mass updates & cleansing requests from relevant stakeholders
  • Define, create & maintain and product data definitions & checks
  • Create & prepare product data quality reporting
  • Perform root cause analyses and define product data improvement initiatives
  • Support user acceptance testing on new released product data tooling by IT & support implementing this at relevant stakeholders
  • Create & maintain work instructions & procedures
  • Provide training for (key) users, if needed
  • 2nd line support for operational issues / incidents, where other stakeholders from the data management community need help in root cause analysis and/or issue resolution.
  • Responsible for continuously improving our way of working, applying performance management, problem solving methodology, and other tools that can support in continuous improvements
  • Contributing to department’s roadmap


  • BSc degree in Information Technology, Industrial Engineering, or related fields


  • >3 years relevant work experience
  • Experience with (product) data quality management and its impact on business processes
  • Experience with performance management, metrics, KPI’s and reporting
  • Experience with SAP (or ERP) applications (such as MM, MDG, BOIS/BODS & ECM)

Personal skills

  • Result driven
  • Analytical
  • Hands-on mentality
  • Ability to structure and conduct analyses to generate insight and recommendations
  • Excellent problem solving skills, details oriented with focus on quality and accuracy
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, proficient in English
  • Interpersonal and communication skills
  • Drive and motivation to ensure successful delivery of complex solutions

Context of the position

The Data Specialist is part of the Data Quality Solutions team and part of the Master Data Management department. The department manages global product related data, enabling ASML to achieve high data quality leading to operational excellence by supporting time to profitability. It manages data governance boards for ASML’s manufacturing, supply chain management, finance and procurement departments.

Other information

The Master Data Management organization is an industry-leading organization, responsible for ensuring material availability to ASML’s factories and customers. Our DNA contains customer focus, concurrent engineering, virtual integration plus the ability to thrive in a volatile market, accelerate the supply chain and deliver creative solutions. Plans are made up to four years ahead while customer requirements and system bill of materials can change at any time. Any break in material availability can have an unacceptable impact for our customers. So, with all our highly talented, educated and motivated people, we must proactively identify and solve potential issues by working closely together with our technical departments and customers while actively managing an extensive supplier base.

Check for more information our website www.asml.com