Sr. Application development Engineer

Research & development

Other technical job categories

In a nutshell


San Jose - CA, US


Research & development


3-7 years



Job Category

Other technical job categories

Published: 30+ days ago Job ID: req32722

Introduction to the job

A Design Engineer within Development and Engineering (D&E) organization leading new application solution development and support product architecture. You will be representing as an expert in developing EB based applications solutions, working closely with Marketing, System Engineering and Customer Services to define development strategies.
The role demands you to innovate and deliver product design which you will need to fully utilize ASML techniques across multiple functional clusters and collaborate with different business units globally in order to provide the best possible product performance toward holistic litho solution.Furthermore, you will also play an important role to supports regular new function developments requested from customers via Marketing for capturing immediate business opportunity.

This position may require access to controlled technology, as defined in the Export Administration Regulations (15 C.F.R. § 730, et seq.). Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to access such controlled technology prior to beginning work. Business demands may require the Company to proceed with candidates who are immediately eligible to access controlled technology.

Role and responsibilities

As a Product architect, you will:
- Use Data Mining techniques (feature decomposition, Support Vector Machine, etc.) to extract dominant signatures such as EB imaging and alignment performance from SEM images
- Search for new SEM application opportunities on new technologies or novel platforms and feedback for algorithm development
- Interface between internal engineering team and external partner
- Engage with the customer for new business opportunities
- Manage communicating and implementing new applications/procedures to deliver new products/solution to increase SEM machine capabilities
- Support and lead new application/solution demo and application development activities
- Analyze, develop and transfer new applications/solution to customer support team
- Seeking opportunities to improve scanner performance such as CD, OVL and imaging with SEM capabilities and identity the gaps for improvement with clear budget breakdown.

Education and experience

M.S. and above in Material Science (EB microscopy), Electrical Engineering, Physics, and/or Mechanical Engineering


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:

Able to communicate effectively with different internal stakeholders, as well as directly with customers
Can observe and respond to people and situations and interact with others encountered in the course of work.
Can learn and apply new information or skills.
Must be able to read and interpret data, information, and documents.
Ability to analyze results toward performance budge breakdown
Strong customer focus and commitment to customer satisfaction through prioritization, quality, efficiency and professionalism.
Ability to complete assignments with attention to detail and high degree of accuracy.
Proven ability to perform effectively in a demanding environment with changing workloads.
Result driven-demonstrate ownership and accountability.
Identifies bottlenecks and drives improvements.
Work independently or as part of a team and follow through on assignments with minimal supervision. Strong self-driven and result quality orientated
Demonstrate open, clear, concise and professional communication.
Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with co-workers and customer.
Work according to a strict set of procedures within the provided timelines.

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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