30+ days ago - req29800

Software Algorithm Engineer - Intern

Research & development

Computer science & software engineering

Electrical engineering


In a nutshell


San Jose - CA, US


Research & development


No experience (Student)



Job Category

Computer science & software engineering, Electrical engineering, Physics


ASML US brings together the most creative minds in science and technology to develop lithography machines that are key to producing faster, cheaper, more energy-efficient microchips. We design, develop, integrate, market and service these advanced machines, which enable our customers - the world’s leading chipmakers - to reduce the size and increase the functionality of their microchips, which in turn leads to smaller, more powerful consumer electronics. Our headquarters are in Veldhoven, the Netherlands, and we have 18 office locations around the United States including main offices in Chandler Arizona, San Jose and San Diego California, Wilton Connecticut, and Hillsboro Oregon.

Job Mission

In the software research and development (R&D) team, you will be a key member to develop high quality software and contribute to all phases of the development process from designing to release.

Job Description

During this internship, you will have the opportunity to work on challenging software/algorithm problems and push the technology boundaries, with guidance from senior members in the team. In the end of internship, you will give a presentation of your accomplishments, and your work will be evaluated for integration into products. A good candidate should exhibit math savvy, strong analytic skills, be self-motivated and collaborative with team members.


Ph.D. or M.S. students in computer science, electric engineering, physics, applied mathematics, or related areas.


·Experience in using Matlab/COMSOL or other simulation packages to solve problems in physics, chemistry, and/or engineering.

·Experience in C++, Python, and/or other object-oriented software development. (Don’t worry. we will teach you how to write professional code).

·Strong verbal and written communication skills.

·Eagerness to learn new things and solve challenging problems.

Personal skills

-Ability to work independently and also effectively as a member of a team
-Ability to organize and influence without power
-Excellent written and verbal communication skills, in a multi-cultural environment
-Strong problem solving and innovative thinking skills
-Quick learner and flexibility

Context of the position

This position primarily works in an office environment. It requires frequent sitting,
standing and walking. Daily use of a computer is required. May stand for extended periods when facilitating meetings.

The physical demands of the position described herein are essential functions
of the job and employees must be able to successfully perform these tasks for
extended periods. Reasonable accommodations may be made for those individuals
with real or perceived disabilities to perform the essential functions of the
job described.

Other information

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability