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Design Engineer DUV Projection

Research & development


In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


3-7 years



Job Category





The DUV Optical Column department is responsible for developing the optical systems that are used for projecting an ic-design layer onto the wafer. The department is divided into multiple groups each of which works in its own specialist subsystem / area.

Job Mission

To contribute to various stages of development, integration, issue resolution and qualification of projection sub-systems by specializing in the design and analysis of optical sub-systems and control algorithms.

Job Description

  • During customer escalations, analysis the problem and defines containment and solution, on site if needed.
  • Specifies, designs and makes tests for system qualification, testing tools and materials needed; supervises the making of models and prototypes and carries out the optical tests and adapts the design accordingly.
  • Maintains close contact with suppliers of optical components with respect to technical specifications and usage demands.
  • Ensures the modularity, reparability and serviceability of the designs and control loops.
  • Drives the integration of the improvements of optical sub-system and control models into ASML products, analyses the problems, and drives solutions (CR/CSR).


Technical University Master’s in physics or equivalent.


Experience with Matlab and data analysis. Experience in the field of high-tech system development. Broad knowledge of optical systems and system control algorithms.

Personal skills

  • Initiative, discipline, decisiveness, team spirit
  • Can deal with and enjoys the dynamics of solving customer escalations
  • Analytical ability with a pragmatic and pro-active attitude
  • Ability to switch between in-depth technology and pragmatic problem solving
  • Good communication skills and good command of the English language
  • Preference goes to a candidate with ambitions to grow to project or people management roles.

Context of the position

The holder of this position reports to the Group Leader DUV Projection and operates within a multidisciplinary development team.

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