26 days ago - req31331

defectivity engineer for e-beam

Research & development

Chemistry & materials science


Electrical engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


0-2 years



Job Category

Chemistry & materials science, Physics, Electrical engineering



Introduction to the job

At ASML, the yield of various equipment is crucial for our customers. Any nanometer-scaled particle, no matter the source, can have negative impact on the end-product. As defectivity engineer in R&D, you will be actively involved in the integration and qualification of the latest e-beam equipment.

Role and responsibilities

As defectivity-engineer you will be responsible for the investigation of various rootcauses of particles within the e-beam inspection equipment and actively push for an improved hardware design. These investigation will take place on offline setups and existing e-beam tools.Offline analysis via software (matlab) is required to make information out of the data, that can be used to propose new solutions.

Education and experience

Academic background, Master or PhD in physics, electrical engineering or chemistry.
Knowledge of electron-microscopy, material-science and/or electrostatics is strongly preferred, as well as hands-on (experimental) experience with high vacuum systems.
Experience with nano-particles and material failure mechanisms is desired. Knowledge of semiconductor industry, ASML-scanner, defect metrology equipment, statistics and/or design of experiments is preferred. Work experience in other technical companies is a plus.


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 (soft) skills:

  • Analytical approach to solve difficult problems.
  • Proactive Teamplayer with good communication skills.
  • Pragmatic,innovative, highly committed and flexible.
  • Excellent verbal andwritten communication skills in English.
  • Willingness to workin cleanroom environment.
  • Willingness totravel to ASML customers and suppliers (ad hoc basis).

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

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