Product Owner Configuration Management

Research & development

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Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


3-7 years



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Published: 30+ days ago Job ID: req28545


Fast market introduction of ASML’s newest technologies requires state of the art teamwork by all disciplines. Smooth implementation of new and changed hardware, introduced on a daily basis, is crucial for the business. This requires an effective process, coordinating the change requests through the product life cycle and securing the efficiency and profitability of ASML’s business. A ‘product change process’ is currently in place which requires information to be correct in the systems. The Product owner CM owns one of these systems and manages new development onto this system. Do you have affinity with IT systems and business processes? Can you collaborate with IT and their customers? Are you up for the challenge to enhance the way we work? Than this could be your next job

Job Mission

As owner of an IT application in the change process you ensure the application is fitting to the demands of the end users. In addition while the (business) process evolves you manage the developments on “your” application such that optimal system support is given to the process.

Job Description

The product owner guides and inspires together with a scrum master an agile team of developers to deliver new features into the application. Thereby setting the priorities on the various features that are on the backlog. To be able to set the priority the product owner is connected to various other stakeholders in the process like the process owner, process improvement projects, end users etc. In addition the product owner is also connected to the chief product owner to ensure overall consistency over the landscape of applications.

The IT development is done in an agile way of working and the product owner is a part of that. Typically the product owner is the linking pin between the users (business) and the IT development team. These users are all users of a CM2 like product change process.


  • Academic level in industrial / logistics / engineering / IT or technical business administration


  • 3-5 years of relevant experience in IT/Product Configuration Management.
  • Knowledge of complex production or logistics processes in a very high technological environment.
  • Experience with change management within development or production organization.
  • Experience with TeamCenter and SAP in the area of Development.
  • Configuration Management certification (CMII module 1-4) is preferred.

Personal skills

  • Strong communicator in English and Dutch.
  • Self-assured, capable of convincing people, also at higher management levels.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, work pleasantly with people with differing backgrounds and in different departmental and geographical cultures; at various hierarchical levels
  • Strong analytic capability and a pro-active initiating attitude.
  • Change- management competencies.
  • Ability to plan and set priorities.

Context of the position

The CM Product Owner is positioned in the CM Organization, governed by executives across the sectors (Development & Engineering and Operations). You will bridge between CM experts, Business Process owners and analysts, users in the business and IT developers and IT management.

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