28 days ago - req32526

(Senior) Logistics Engineer

Logistics & supply chain management

Logistics & supply chain management

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Logistics & supply chain management


3-7 years



Job Category

Logistics & supply chain management



Introduction to the job

Do you want to be in control of global goods movements by air, ground and ocean?
Do you have a hands-on business mentality, being able to react quickly on changing circumstances and deliver results time over time?
Are you always looking for improvements and able to implement them? Do you enjoy building up and being part of a network of global logistics professionals, within as well as outside ASML? Then this is your job!

Role and responsibilities

Secure an around-the-clock follow up to ongoing shipments and deliver accurate information through standardized communication methods.
Standardize and optimize freight operation processes, including integration within the IT landscape. Enable and support effective and efficient execution and decision making in cooperation with line management, secure the freight spend according with carrier agreed rates.

In a nutshell activities with in this role aims to provide operational support for shipments and projects within in the ASML supply chain, freight bill auditing, reporting and transport management system first line support.
Activities are grouped and not limited to:

Freight On-time Delivery
- Tracking and troubleshooting of ongoing shipments in cooperation with warehouses, forwarders and customs brokers to secure event communication and on-time delivery.
- Operational management of our 3PL’s

Freight Bill Auditing/Cost control
- Maintain and update rate cards in transport management system to secure exact match with the transport rate agreements and compare these with the actual freight bills making sure the registration of cost is done correctly.
- Structurally optimize the billing structure between ASML and her transportation suppliers.

Transport Management System user support and adoption
- Ensure adherence to standard shipping processes with correct usage of the TMS of both internal and external users.
- Ensure (on-time) data completeness in SAP and TMS by interacting with 3PLs and transportation specialists

You will support the LSO department and work closely together with other freight operations team members across the globe and with relevant stakeholders throughout the ASML supply chain management. The support concept is based in a follow the sun 24/7 setup. You will report to the Freight Operations Manager based in your geographical region.

Education and experience

Bachelor in logistics, supply chain management, operational management and 3-7 years of relevant work experience

- Experience in a challenging environment with coordinating with different stakeholders and layers
- Work experience in cross-functional teams
- Intermediateto advance competencies in MS Excel and PowerPoint
- Knowledge of logistics management systems (TMS), their set-up and application, SAP ECC preferred.
- Knowledge of customs import and export regulations 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 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:

- Multi-tasking, team player with the ability to work in a fast paced environment, changing schedules to meet or exceed internal/external customer expectations
- Self-starting, initiates and drives continuous improvement
- Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
- Thinking outside the box
- Ability to put structure in complex environments
- Open to cultural differences

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

The LSO Freight department is responsible to design, build and maintain the global logistics transportation network in line with customer requirements. A flawless distribution network is key for a smooth supply chain.
Fast and flexible transportation networks, differentiated warehousing solutions and complex value-added services are some characteristics of our landscape as LSO.
Different requirements towards our supply-chain due to development of our systems, the number of upgrades of systems on customer sites and the need for differentiated service level agreements drive the need for a flexible 3PL network with integrators and freight forwarders.
Focused on the rapid developments a team of highly educated professionals drives the supply chain infrastructure towards 2023 based on market intelligence, innovations, business needs, 3PL performance and process analytics

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