3 days ago - req30331

Cleanliness expert supplier quality engineer

Research & development

Chemistry & materials science


In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


0-2 years



Job Category

Chemistry & materials science, Physics




If you are an expert in Cleanliness and Process Capability Studies, identifying critical cleanliness product and process parameters of a design. Take the lead towards ASML designers in development projects with respect to cleanliness specifications and helping them to design with the correct cleanliness design rules and test this during the design phase and finally making sure that this is properly captured in the technical product documentation!Then this is an exciting opportunity for you.

Job Mission

As part of the Process and Cleanliness Control group you will take the lead in designing the cleanliness process of hardware by supporting the hardware project and the responsible hardware lead designer. You will assure that the hardware design is meeting the cleanliness specifications during design and volume phase of the product by focusing on the correct cleanliness tests during the design phase and adjust if necessary and making sure that the cleanliness specifications are properly recorded in the technical product documentation. And support the suppliers to understand the cleanliness specifications so that they test the correct parameters during the volume phase.

Job Description

Main responsibilities:

  • Define cleanliness strategies for new product designs
  • Executing/leading design FMEAs for cleanliness of products
  • Define improvement action plans and get them implemented in the designs
  • Execute Design of experiments for cleanliness parameters on process and product level.


PhD and Master degree in Physics, Chemistry, Material Science with a clear specialization towards cleanliness of parts.


  • Having a Black Belt certification is a plus
  • 2-3 years of experience in cleanliness
  • Experience with FMEAs, DOE, 6 Sigma, ISO cleanliness standards
  • Experience with supporting hardware projects in the design phase on cleanliness
  • Experience with RGA/XPS/SEM measurements
  • Experience with SW that supports statistical analysis.

Personal skills

  • Strong analytical ability
  • Pro-active attitude
  • Strong sense of ownership
  • Solution driven
  • Good communication and networking skills
  • Good knowledge of English.

Context of the position

ASML is constantly pushing the limits of technology into areas where nobody has gone before.

Within ASML the sector Development & Engineering (D&E) is responsible for the specification and the design of the ASML products. The department Defectivity & Optical Column Conditioning Scanner (DOCCS) is responsible for creating the perfect environment for the optical column which is part of the EUV path in vacuum. By designing the flow in vacuum, choosing the correct materials and designing critical processeslike e.g. cleanliness processes. These cleanliness processes of course also need to be industrialized in the ASML factories and supply chain. The Process and Cleanliness Control group within DOCCS is responsible for the design and the industrialization of these critical cleanliness processes and managing the linked n-Tier supply chain.

Other information

ASML creates the conditions that enable you to realize your full potential. We provide state-of-the-art facilities, opportunities to develop your talents, international career opportunities, a stimulating and inspiring environment, and most of all, the commitment of a company that recognizes and rewards outstanding performance.

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