24 days ago - req30381

Electrical Engineering Internship: Evaluate single-pair ethernet for next-gen ASML products

Electrical engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


No experience (Student)



Job Category

Electrical engineering


Type of internship: bachelor graduation/ master apprentice

Starting date: November or February

Are you a bachelor or master student with education background in Electrical Engineering? Do you have knowledge on digital and analog electronics? Do you want to be part of the team that contributes on the development of optical systems in ASML for low N/A and high N/A EUV scanners? Then this internships could be interesting for you!

Background Information

Within Development & Engineering for EUV, the Imaging Electronics department contributes to the development optical systems in ASML for low N/A and high N/A EUV scanners. The focus is on interconnect, actuators, sensors and control systems.

For each new generations of scanners, the demands for communication interfaces is increasing in terms of bandwidth, latency and robustness.

Your Assignment

In this internship you will evaluate whether the emerging industry standard Single Pair Ethernet (SPE) is a good candidate to be used in ASML to address the requirements in existing and upcoming systems. Your assignment will include identifying, and working with suppliers, interfacing with other teams in ASML to collect their requirements and plans.

The goal is to make a setup using hardware and software and evaluate a number of use-cases mimicking the conditions in the machine. For example, signal integrity and EMC issues has to be investigated. Based on the findings, it is expected that recommendations on the way forward are given. This should include preferred parts from suppliers (i.e. cables, connectors, PHYs etc).

Your Profile

  • You are a bachelor or master student with education background in Electrical Engineering.
  • You are available for 5 days per week and for a minimum of 5 months (if you are a bachelor student) and 3 months (if you are a master student).
  • You have knowledge on digital and analog electronics.
  • You have also knowledge on digital communications.
  • You have knowledge of programming languages (e.g. Python or C/C++).

Please note that we can only consider students who are enrolled at a school for the entire duration of the internship.

Other information

What ASML offers
Your internship will be in one of the leading Dutch corporations, gaining valuable experience in a highly dynamic environment. You will receive a monthly internship allowance based on your educational level and number of days per week, plus a possible housing or travel allowance. More information on the allowances can be found on our website. In addition you will get expert, practical guidance and the chance to work in and experience a dynamic, innovative team environment.

ASML: Be part of progress
We make machines that make chips – the hearts of the devices that keep us informed, entertained and safe; that improve our quality of life and help to tackle the world’s toughest problems.

We build some of the most amazing machines that you will ever see, and the applications to run them. Never satisfied, we measure our performance in units that begin with pico or nano.

We believe we can always do better. We believe the winning idea can come from anyone. We love what we do – not because it’s easy, but because it’s hard. At ASML we are always pushing technology further.

Students: Getting ready for the real-world
Teamwork is key within ASML. Our R&D team is more than 5,500 people strong and worldwide we form one big team with over 25,000 employees. These colleagues have 123 different nationalities and work at our major sites on three continents.

Dozens of diverse, interdisciplinary teams work in parallel to meet a challenging development schedule. In this inspiring environment, your colleagues may be sitting next door, or they could be thousands of kilometers away in a different country, or even working for a different company.

An internship at ASML is your opportunity to get to know this world and get a feel for that excites you most. Use your education, gain real-life working experience and explore the world of high-tech – all at the same time.

How will you be part of progress?