20 days ago - req27502

Value Engineer circular economy

Research & development

Other technical job categories

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


3-7 years



Job Category

Other technical job categories




Are you an engineer with broad interest and technical knowledge, who wants to work and challenge highly technical skilled teams and bring insight in cost structures of our products and help ASML move from linear to circular economy by improving reuse of material, than Value Engineering might be something for you.

Job Mission

- Value Engineering is a structured approach to increase ASML profitability by improving the Value of our products for our customers and/or reducing its Cost.
- The Value Engineer Circular Economy is an expert and partner of Development and Engineering, Sourcing, Supply Chain Management for enabling ASML in being successful in going from a linear to circular economy.

Job Description

- Initiation of Re Use Value Engineering workshops
- Cost optimization and reuse improvement opportunities in cross-functional collaboration with project teams, technical experts, procurement and suppliers
- Leading Value Engineering activities for selected key projects
- Analyzing the best recondition method and recondition supplier proposal for material reuse
- Improving reuse analysis means and method
- Driving development of new recondition method
- Training of Re Use Value Engineering methodologies
- Maintain network with internal and external partners


Master or Bachelor+ in a technical study like physics, mechanical Engineering, electronic engineering, mechatronics, industrial engineering or similar. It is beneficial to have affinity with cost and value engineering.


- Minimum 5 years’ experience in product architecture, product design, industrialization or Minimum 5 years’ experience in sourcing and supply chain.
- Experience in cost structure analysis, product cost optimization, cost driver analysis, target costing and recycling material.
- Being familiar with Value Engineering methods and techniques

Personal skills

- Build relationships
- Drive change
- Show cost awareness
- You dare to challenge
- Analytical skills
- Influencing skills towards cross functional partners as well as suppliers.
- Personal engagement, customer orientation, empathy, excellent communication skills, pioneering spirit and assertiveness.
- Lean and Agile
Behavioral preferences:
- Starter
- Creative, Conceptual
- Optimistic
- Flexible per situation

Other information

High quality people are a key asset to our company. To recognize that, we offer highly competitive compensation and benefits packages to attract and retain the very best people and let them share in the success that they build. Our rewards philosophy is to attract and retain specific professional knowledge and competencies within the company by offering a competitive package in local markets where ASML is active.