14 days ago - req31172

Senior Software Troubleshoot Engineer

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

Would you like to make your mark on the next computing platform for the cutting edge chip manufacturing equipment (lithography machines) ASML is currently developing? You will be working in the team that provides the complete computing platform including infrastructure used to run our latest products. Your contribution will help chip manufacturers around the world to keep up with demands and technical needs for the chips used by everyone.

Role and responsibilities

We are looking for a software & computer systems troubleshoot engineer to complete the support team. This team has direct contact with the support organization for field and factory systems, making sure possible downtime is as limited as possible.

  • You are happy to collaborate with both end-users of the EUV system and the engineers implementing the software.
  • You are capable of understanding and explaining complex challenges and you can guide your colleagues in the implementation of solutions.
  • You will be responsible for the analysis and managing of issues in the operating systems, abstraction components, data handling and communication between software components. You do this in a multi-operating system environment.
  • You and your team work together with the product owner on the high priority items of the product backlog, and with your team you are responsible for helping our customers, both internal and external to ASML.
  • You will use C/C++, Python, object oriented design programming and Linux command-line skills within a highly complex embedded environment. This environment also has embedded (relational) databases for which you will be responsible.
  • We are proud of our team. We hire talented, motivated people and give them responsibility and the autonomy to innovate. We like people with a ‘can-do’ attitude and we want people who are inquisitive, hungry and eager to grow with us.

Education and experience

  • Between 5-8 years of experience in large-scale software applications.
  • Experience with understanding/reading software designs from functional designs.
  • Key competencies for this role are Linux, VxWorks, C, C++, Python.
  • Experience with PostgreSQL is an advantage
  • Experience with Operating Systems (CentOS, RedHat Linux and VxWorks)
  • Experience with PLC programming and OPC/UA is a pre
  • Familiar with large software base and tools like GIT or SVN and with continuous integration tools and concepts.


  • You are seeking to work in a challenging department.
  • You are capable of handling pressure from escalations from the fleet of machines.
  • You are quality-driven and you are looking for an environment where your technical skills will be enhanced and your ideas will be put to the test.
  • You are not afraid to debate technical aspects within the team because you know that we will always choose the best solution.
  • You gain energy by cooperating & mentoring colleagues to tackle complex design challenges together.
  • You want to be a part of a dynamic and challenging environment that leaves no room for errors in the live environment.
  • You are passionate about technology and you would like be a part of our teams who are building large scale applications for large machines which in their turn, have a global impact.

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

Within ASML the next generation of lithography machines is being developed in the EUV (Extreme Ultra Violet) program. In the program a new light source (Source) is introduced which creates light that has the required wavelength: EUV. The Computer Systems team is responsible to create the best computing environment to facilitate the control of this Source. For this a network of computer systems is (re-) designed, maintained and improved.

This position require 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. Business demands may require ASML to proceed with applicants who are immediately eligible to access U.S. controlled technology.

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.
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