4 days ago - req31162

Project Leader

Research & development

Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


8+ years



Job Category

Computer science & software engineering



Introduction to the job

With its roots in the Netherlands, ASML has grown to become an international high-tech organization, with 30000 employees of 124 different nationalities all working closely together. We work with each other, with clients, with suppliers, and with knowledge institutes. Our staff includes some of the most creative thinkers in the world today and they work together in tightly-knit multidisciplinary teams, challenging each other, listening to each other, learning from each other, and exchanging ideas.

The feeling of pride is a strong and tangible internal motivation at ASML. We are proud of who we are, of our achievements, of how we accomplish these achievements, and of the fact that we are the market leader in the chip market for lithography systems worldwide. The employees of ASML share the passion for technology with a customer focus. At ASML one works ongoing for the further development and implementation of complex and high-quality technological systems. Working at ASML is therefore challenging and extremely dynamic.

Role and responsibilities

We are currently looking to expand our Tin Mitigation and Machine Control group within the EUV Source department with a Project Leader.

You are ambitious and determined to make things work. You’re eager to contribute to one of the core functions of our EUV machines by working as a Project Leader on how our EUV Source System Control is coordinating all sub-systems and on how operators actuate the Source system.

You are happy to collaborate with internal and external stakeholders, aligning on budgeting and priority for competing objectives and deliverables.

You are motivated to collaborate with other system functions to align on planning of concurrent functionalities.

In this role, you will manage the NPI and maintenance flow for the ASML Source Machine Control platform.

You will also be responsible to improve the Platform Quality in order to reduce the inflow of maintenance requests.

You will be the Project Lead for the Machine Control activities of the Source control software platform (system management, user interface, data pipeline optimization).

In this role you will be accountable for managing the priority setting over multiple programs and execution of the prioritized backlog.

Together with the Machine Control team you will be able to make a proposal on how to improve the quality so the inflow of issues will be reduced.

You love to juggle with priorities of multiple stakeholders and you have a high drive to make it happen and help our customers and stakeholders.

Education and experience

Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Electronics, embedded Systems or related technical fields.

Minimum 5 years of experience in project management in a high-tech, enterprise environment.

Experienced in working with multiple stakeholders.

Advanced experience in managing scrum teams.

A strong background in delivering end-to-end technical solutions to clients.

Experience in motivating and driving teams.

Broad experience in computer systems and software engineering.


Very good planning and organizing skills, you are able to create structure in a high dynamic environment.

You have a high orientation for quality.

You have strong communication skills and people management aptitudes.

You are a very good diplomat and you are able to define the best solutions for all parties involved.

You are passionate about working in a dynamics, multidisciplinary environment.

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

As an organization, we need to think ahead, anticipating our customers’ needs when it comes to processing power, operating system functionality, and communication with detectors and sensors. Our department’s challenge is to develop embedded Software for enabling the Source subsystem in reaching higher throughput and increased availability.

This position requires access to U.S. controlled technology, as defined in the United States Export Administration Regulations. Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to access such U.S. controlled technology prior to beginning work.

ASML does not accept unsolicited resumes from any agencies that have not signed a mutual service agreement. All unsolicited resumes will be considered ASML’s property, and ASML will not be obligated to pay a referral fee. This includes resumes submitted directly to hiring managers without contacting the Resource Center Department.

ASML is GDPR compliant, therefore we cannot process applications sent outside of our recruitment system.

If you are interested in this vacancy please apply.