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Sr. Software QA Engineer

Research & development

Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell


San Jose - CA, US


Research & development


0-2 years



Job Category

Computer science & software engineering

Introduction to the job

We are looking for a highly talented individual to join our software quality assurance team. In this position, you will be responsible for designing, creating, and executing software test plan and test cases, test methodologies and test automation that are leading the way in assuring high quality of ASML world-class products. You will be challenged with high skill quality testing methodologies in concurrent computing software architecture environment. You will have the opportunity to work with software developers, hardware engineers and the application engineering organization on a regular basis.

Role and responsibilities

The Senior Software Quality Assurance (SQA) Engineer for optical proximity correction is responsible for architecting test strategies and automation infrastructure, in addition to creating, implementing and automating testing in support of high quality of ASML world-class products.

In this position, you will plan and execute computation density tests,report and debug problems, manage regression for new and existing modules. You will have the opportunity to work on high performance cluster to optimize advanced technote chip designs,exploit geometry/image processing algorithms and modeling techniques in computational lithograph. You will work closely with software development and the application engineering team on a regular basis.

Education and experience

  • PhD, Master’s for Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Applied
    Mathematics, Physics, Applied Physics, or any related engineering or equivalent experiences
  • Two to Three years of experience in commercial software product development and/or testing
  • Proficient in one of programming languages: C/C++, Python, Java, Perl or shell scripting
  • Good understanding of operating system, relational database, concurrent computing,
    client/server architecture, network protocols, and file system management.
  • Very strong understanding of software lifecycle and quality engineering methodology
  • Good numerical analysis and logic thinking skills
  • Hands-on working experience in Unix and Windows
  • Excellent problem solving and trouble shooting skills
  • Ability to excel in cross functional, team environment
  • Experience in Linux/Unix testing environment
  • Knowledge on optics or microlithography is preferred.


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 to 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:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work closely with other engineers.

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

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability

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