13 days ago - req31345

Product Architect

Research & development

Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell

Location

Veldhoven, Netherlands

Team

Research & development

Experience

8+ years

Degree

Master

Job Category

Computer science & software engineering

Travel

10%

Introduction to the job

Ensure that the Analytics software of ASML’s of Semiconductor Applications meet the demands our external customers while providing ASML’s development teams with the required architectural flexibility to support both current and future products efficiently.

Role and responsibilities

While ASML is mostly known for its complex scanners used in semiconductor manufacturing, a just as complex, software driven, business is developing fast.

The Business Line Applications develops software that enables our customers to improve their processes at the factory (fab) level. The business line is growing fast and is generating a significant part of ASML’s revenue. Our applications provide significant accuracy gains in the process setup phase and the high volume manufacturing phase.

The Applications products are created by a team of several hundred software developers.

One of the flagship products is Litho InSight. The Litho InSight development project consists of 18 teams working with Agile/Scrum. They take full responsibility for their part of the product, including requirements engineering, design, development, test and customer rollout.

Within Litho InSight, the Analytics software is a crucial tool set. The Analytics software provides functions to collect, analyze and view data generated by both ASML’s systems and other systems in the customer fab. The software includes complex algorithms, data processing and data presentation components. Usability and a good User Experience are important success factors for customers to adopt our software and our goal is to excel on these aspects.
The Analytics tools are mostly based on Spotfire, programmed in R and Java.

Education and experience

MSc / PhD in Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics or similar technical background.

Skills

As the Product Architect for Analytics Software you ensure that the Analytics tools form a coherent suite. You help to set up a product vision, together with marketing, system engineering and domain experts. You are co-responsible for defining the product and its roadmap. You analyze user requirements, map it on the product design, and transform these into a software architecture that provides the flexibility to grow.
You work across several scrum teams with data scientists, application engineers, UX experts and software developers. You have experience with data engineering, and a clear affinity with software architecture.

Technical skills:

  • You have worked 8 years or more having a leading role in software development in a mathematical context.
  • You have proven experience in successfully driving architectural changes in mid to large size software projects, preferably in industrial applications.
  • You have worked with UX designers, workflow definition, user centered design. You’re fully aware of the importance of UX for the success of a product.
  • You have experience in the Semiconductor Manufacturing industry. Overlay, cd, wafers, reticles are familiar terms, and you are able to familiarize with new domains swiftly.
  • Work experience in an Agile/scrum environment is preferred.
  • You are well aware that architectural choices made after carefully balancing technical, financial and timing aspects.

Personal skills:

You have strong interpersonal skills and analytical skills, a strong drive to understand the context of the product. You thrive in a team environment and work well with others. You have authority without being hierarchical.

You’re a high energy, outgoing personality that adapts well to a variety of individuals and different levels within the organization.

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

While ASML is mostly known for its complex scanners used in semiconductor manufacturing, a just as complex, software driven, business is developing fast.

The Business Line Applications develops software that enables our customers to improve their processes at the factory (fab) level. The business line is growing fast and is generating a significant part of ASML’s revenue. Our applications provide significant accuracy gains in the process setup phase and the high volume manufacturing phase.

The Applications products are created by a team of several hundred software developers.

One of the flagship products is Litho InSight. The Litho InSight development project consists of 18 teams working with Agile/Scrum. They take full responsibility for their part of the product, including requirements engineering, design, development, test and customer rollout.

Within Litho InSight, the Analytics software is a crucial tool set. The Analytics software provides functions to collect, analyze and view data generated by both ASML’s systems and other systems in the customer fab. The software includes complex algorithms, data processing and data presentation components. Usability and a good User Experience are important success factors for customers to adopt our software and our goal is to excel on these aspects.
The Analytics tools are mostly based on Spotfire, programmed in R and Java.

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