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IT Scrum Master Engineering IT


Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands




3-7 years



Job Category

Computer science & software engineering




ASML is a world leader in the manufacture of advanced technology systems for the semiconductor industry. The company offers an integrated portfolio for manufacturing complex integrated circuits (also called ICs or chips). ASML designs, develops, integrates, markets and services advanced systems used by customers – the major global semiconductor manufacturers – to create chips that power a wide array of electronic, communication and information technology products.
The Engineering IT Product & Technology Software Platform group within ASML is responsible for the software development environment. This environment consists of an integrated development, build, test and release environment and must be capable to support the lifecycle and configuration management of the ASML product software. The environment is developed and maintained in close cooperation with the ASML software development community (> 4.000 developers). We are looking for a scrum master to play a key role in bringing Scrum to the next level and further integrate the teams in the Agile Release Train.

Role and responsibilities

As a scrum master you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Servant Leader by coaching the team in becoming a self-organizing scrum team and facilitate the team’s meetings, sprint planning, sprint retrospectives, and the daily stand-up
  • Monitoring & Tracking the work in progress during daily stand-up and help to identify and remove blockages for developers, helping in resolving impediments and manage dependencies.
  • Help the team in improving efficiency (continuous improvement)
  • Work together with Product Owner, Chief Product Owner (SAFe Product Manager) and Release Train Engineer, in handling changes in backlog and scope
  • Align the team activities with stakeholders
  • Balance scope, time and resources with the PO, CPO and RTE.
  • As we are growing the teams will be expanded and new teams will be formed. You will play an important role in helping these teams in this dynamic situation to become successful.


  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Informatics, or equivalent experience.
  • Certified Scrum Master.
  • Certified in Scaled Agile Framework.


  • At least 5 years’ experience with building self-organizing Scrum teams.
  • At least 2 years’ experience in a scaled agile environment (SAFe, LeSS, etc).
  • Preferably a technical background or a strong interest in technology.

Personal skills

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:

  • Strategic thinking, solving today’s problems while keeping in mind a long-term plan.
  • Good listening skills, creative thinking.
  • Good coaching skills.
  • Very good communication & diplomacy skills
  • Analytic mindset, able to quickly assess issues and their root causes.

Context of the position

This position is in located in IT PT SW Platform & Operations which is a department of the ASML IT organization. IT PT SW Platform & Operations is responsible for the infrastructure and tooling that supports ASML’s mission critical software development environments.
The department has adapted the agile way of working according to the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe). The department is in the transformation process to Cloud services.

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
This position requires access to U.S. controlled technology, as defined in the United States Export Administration Regulations. Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to access such U.S. controlled technology prior to beginning work.
ASML does not accept unsolicited resumes from any agencies that have not signed a mutual service agreement. All unsolicited resumes will be considered ASML’s property, and ASML will not be obligated to pay a referral fee. This includes resumes submitted directly to hiring managers without contacting the Resource Center Department.
ASML is GDPR compliant, therefore we cannot process applications sent outside of our recruitment system.

If you are interested in this vacancy please apply.