14 days ago - req30682

Senior Software QA Engineer

Research & development

Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell


San Jose - CA, US


Research & development


0-2 years



Job Category

Computer science & software engineering

Introduction to the job

ASML US, including its affiliates and subsidiaries, bring 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, 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.

This position may require access to controlled technology, as defined in the Export Administration Regulations (15 C.F.R. § 730, et seq.). Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to access such controlled technology prior to beginning work. Business demands may require the Company to proceed with candidates who are immediately eligible to access controlled technology.

Role and responsibilities

We are looking for a highly talented individual to join our software quality assurance team. In this position, you will be responsible for designing, creating, and executing software test plan and test cases, test methodologies and test automation that are leading the way in assuring high quality of ASML world-class products. You will be challenged with high skill quality testing methodologies in concurrent computing software architecture environment. You will have the opportunity to work with software developers, hardware engineers and the application engineering organization on a regular basis.

Education and experience

  • Minimum of Bachelor's Degree and 5+ years of experience or Master's Degree with 2+ years experience in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Physics, Applied Physics, or any related engineering, or equivalent experiences.
  • Deep understanding of software lifecycle and quality engineering methodology
  • Proficient in at least one of programming languages: Python, Java, shell scripting
  • Hands-on working experience with relational database, distributed high performance computing platform, version control system and continuous build systems like Jenkins or Bamboo.
  • Experience in Linux/Unix testing environment
  • Good numerical analysis
  • minimum of 2 years’ experience on modeling, simulation and/or testing
  • Knowledge on optics or Fab manufacturing process is preferred.


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 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 in this job, you’ll need the following skills:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent problem solving, trouble shooting skills and logic thinking skills
  • Proactive with a strong sense of ownership
  • Self-motivated

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

  • Comprehensive understanding of the domain knowledge, review requirements, specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback
  • Create detailed, comprehensive and well-structured test plans and test cases to ensure the high quality of the product release
  • Design, develop, execute and optimize automation framework and/or test cases
  • Identify, record, document thoroughly and track bugs
  • Root cause analysis for the critical bug and conduct continuous improvements in all aspects
  • Identify risk and escalate to direct report timely

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability

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