28 days ago - req31308

System Engineer Imaging EUV

Research & development

Optical engineering


In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


3-7 years



Job Category

Optical engineering, Physics



Introduction to the job

Are you challenged by demanding projects in a multidisciplinary context? Do you have the technical and managerial capabilities to generate innovative system solutions, integrate these solutions and do a successful field introduction? Does contributing to the world’s most advanced lithography machines makes you feel responsible and proud? Then this might be the right opportunity for you.

Role and responsibilities

Your main responsibility is to drive product solutions and design decisions within ASMLs EUV scanner portfolio to enable our customers imaging roadmap.

Yourresponsibilities and activities include:

  • Reviewing and concluding on detailed data in informal settings. Complemented by more formal activities like meetings, visits, reviews, etcetera.
  • Work and interact with marketing, customer support and development and engineering.
  • The opportunity to interact and to visit customers.
  • Mentor engineers both on the content and way of working. Guide these teams to success.
  • Provide overview of the entire system and its context to the product creation team and its stakeholders to facilitate making sensible specification and design decisions.
  • Balance between functional requirements and architectural constraints for scanner design (mechanical, thermal, electrical, optical, and software).
  • Ensure integrity of the system specification and design over time by looking at decisions from a broader perspective.
  • Contribute to the imaging technology roadmap.

Education and experience

MSc or PhD in Physics, Electronics, Mechatronics, Mechanics, Optics, or any other related engineering background.

Experience from 6 years in one or more fields below:

  • Applied Optics
  • Semiconductor industry and the patterning of semiconductors
  • Complex system design or machine building.


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:

- Self-motivated, with an ability to work in a fast-moving, high-tech environment.
- Ability to work in cross-disciplinary teams and provide technical leadership when required.
- Ability to acquire and analyze data from a variety of sources, and use this data to drive risk analysis and design changes.
- Ability to rapidly switch between specific detailed views and abstract higher level views.
- Ability to simplify complex matters and drive decisions - summarizing the bigger picture while understanding the details.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Ability to effectively communicate technical results and report problems through written and/or graphical formats at various levels in the organization and at customers.

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

You will be a member of the EUV Imaging & Focus System Engineering team. You will interact with your peer system engineers and colleagues from other sectors, e.g., Development & Engineering, Marketing, and Research.

What ASML offers?

The opportunity to join an innovative company. Together, we enable groundbreaking technology to solve some of society’s toughest challenges . If you’re ready to be tested by seemingly impossible problems and to collaborate to discover solutions, then ASML is for you.

We care about our employees – from personal and professional development and beyond, therefore we offer competitive salary,benefits, and Training & development opportunities, including educational assistance through our Global Training and Studies program.

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