2 days ago - req30540

Mechanical Specialist

Research & development

Mechanical engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


8+ years



Job Category

Mechanical engineering



Introduction to the job

Are you motivated to further develop your mechanical design expertise, to be part of the state-of-the art technology innovation and multiple engineering disciplines? If so, then the position of Mechanical Specialist in EUV Source at ASML could be the perfect next step in your career.

Role and responsibilities

As mechanical specialist you will be working on the design of one or more developments or issues, by creating designs with a small team of mechanical experts in a project setting. You will be continuously improving the quality of mechanical designs. Furthermore, you will be responsible for the design and implementation of specific mechanical functions of the EUV Source. You will work together with the architect, lead engineer, team lead and (junior) designers, to enable reliable, stable, safe, contamination free conditions to manufacture/service systems in a cost-effective and smooth way. On top of this you will be responsible for the design in high-vacuum environments.

As mechanical specialist, you’ll:

  • Be mainly involved with the application of precision mechanical construction principles
  • Be a technical leader who defines the solution and guides several engineers, but also manages supplier feedback
  • Realize the qualification of the design by contributing to the specification of various tests
  • Are responsible for the technical product documentation and design implementation towards manufacturing and field service


  • Bachelor's or master's degree in mechanical engineering


  • At least 7-10 years of relevant working experience
  • NX experience is preferred
  • Experience in design in a complex technical multi-disciplinary environment
  • Expert knowledge of precision engineering is a must

Personal skills

Working at the cutting edge of tech, you’ll always have new challenges and new problems to solve – and working together is the only way to do that. You won’t work in a silo. Instead, you’ll be part of a creative, dynamic work environment where you’ll collaborate with supportive colleagues. There is always space for creative and unique points of view. You’ll have the flexibility and trust to choose how best to tackle tasks and solve problems.

To thrive as mechanical specialist, you’ll need the following skills:

  • Highly motivated team player with excellent social, coordination and communication skills
  • Ability to work in an international multicultural setting
  • Show ownership in not only implementing a module, but a function
  • Ability to excel in creative design and flawless execution of precision parts /(sub)modules
  • Flexible and open mindset, anticipating a challenging and dynamic environment
  • Motivated to drive your own development
  • Fluency in English

Job Attractiveness

  • Contribution to the development of a state-of-the-art, high-tech measurement system
  • Challenge to meet performance specifications, quality aspects, time considerations and cost
  • Come in touch with every engineering process step
  • Work together in multidisciplinary teams
  • International opportunities
  • Individual performance & talent management

Diversity & Inclusion

ASML is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values and respects the importance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is the policy of the company to recruit, hire, train and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. We recognize that diversity and inclusion is a driving force in the success of our company.

Other information

In this position, you’ll need to access US-controlled technology, as defined in the United States Export Administration Regulations. If you apply, you must be legally authorized to access such US-controlled technology before the job starts.

How to proceed from here?

Below you can find the process we follow to select the candidates with the best matching skills:

1. CV, cover letter, and portfolio review
2. Interview 1
3. Interview 2
4. HR interview
5. Offer

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