11 days ago - req29729

Group Team Leader

Research & development

Other technical job categories

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


8+ years



Job Category

Other technical job categories




Can you lead, coach and inspire a multidisciplinary team of science professionals? Together with the Group Lead set out and lead the team towards the defined vision and to constantly nurture and shape that team to improve and drive the next challenge towards success. If so, then your destiny in pushing the limits of our product and people performance awaits you at Metrology.

Job Mission

As group team lead (GTL), you work closely together with the group lead to lead and manage a group of functional engineers. In addition, you connect to relevant teams in our Agile Release Trains and support them in their challenges, ambitions and contribute in setting the direction together.

Job Description

  • The group team lead:
    Assists the group lead with leading the group (~35 people); has an active role in hiring/leaving, coaching, problem solving and escalation management.
  • Is part of the group’s core team which is in place to align on organizational aspects.
  • Has routine meetings with a subset (~15 people) of the group members to stimulate and facilitate the personal development and provide regular feedback on performance.
  • Will be responsible for the performance management and development for this subset of the group
  • Connects to the SAFe ART management regarding alignments with projects on allocation, risk management and progress tracking.
  • Has an active role in identifying and pulling improvements to the group (or department) way of working.
  • Maintains contact with group suppliers (optional).
  • Acts as backup for the group lead in case of absence.


Bachelor, Master or PhD degree in science


At least 5 years of experience in a technical role in a product development or at least 3 years relevant leadership experience in a technical software development environment or related working environment.

Personal skills

  • Strong personal communicator.
  • Solid understanding of SW development practices
  • Highly motivated team player with excellent social, coordination and communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a multicultural setting.
  • Pragmatic problem solving approach.
  • Entrepreneurship and initiative in a technically complex environment.
  • Technical background of semiconductor industry processes, process integration, process control, semiconductor devices and manufacturing is preferable.
  • Experience of Agile/scrum methodology and practices is preferable. Fluent in speaking, reading and writing English.

Context of the position

The group team leader (GTL) reports to the group lead of Image Quality.

Within ASML, the sector Development & Engineering (D&E) is responsible for the development of ASML products. Within this sector the cluster Metrology & Machine Control is contributing to the Overlap and Throughput of our lithography machines. The Department DUV Expose is responsible for the design, implementation and maintenance of the Metrology solutions of the complex lithographic machines.

What is working at ASML like?
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Other information

From this position you can grow to a Group Leader position within ASML.