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Cloud Native Software Design Engineer

Research & development

Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


3-7 years



Job Category

Computer science & software engineering



Introduction to the job

ASML is leading in the worldwide development, production and sales of high end lithography systems for the semiconductor industry. Worldwide over 20.000 people work at ASML, with important settlings in the United States, Asia and the head office in Veldhoven. The employees of ASML share the passion for technology with a customer focus. At ASML one works ongoing for the further development and implementation of complex and high-quality technological systems. Our software orchestrates the behavior of powerful mechatronic modules, so that together they achieve an extraordinary combination of speed and accuracy. It is the brain of ASML lithography systems. To ensure ever shrinking of the integrated circuits printed by ASML machines, we need people who can help us build next-generation metrology products.

The software groups interact with each other on a project basis. These groups are composed of software engineers and architects who design, implement, test and maintain software according to functional specifications.
Are you ready for your next challenge, looking for growth, want to be proud of team achievements and to be part of the progress? If YES, join ASML Machine Control & Infrastructure!

Role and responsibilities

Our metrology infrastructure software is embarking on a journey into the next-gen software architectures and we are looking for a Software Design Engineer to join our team. As Software Design engineer within machine control and infrastructure, you will be directly contributing to future-proof, high-quality software applications.
Your main tasks & responsibilities are:
- Create and maintain software code for our applications
- Be able to handle a variety of programming languages, e.g. Java, Python,
- Handle the unique security challenges within the application
- Contributing to documentation of interfaces
- Provide consultancy to other metrology functional design engineers on a variety of software subjects (e.g. efficiency of data structures, guidance on performance)
- Keep current with new technologies and developments in the Cloud Native space
- Constantly improve product quality, security, and performance

Education and experience

- You have Bachelor’s degree in computer science, software engineering, systems engineering, or equivalent.
- Over 3 years’ experience as a software design engineer in a multidisciplinary setting
- Experienced in programming languages such as Java, Python, C#.
- Experience with the numerical computing environment and programming language MATLAB is a plus
- Consultancy experience, that measurably increased team throughput.
- Experience with software development tools like JIRA, Git.
- Experience with the Agile way of working
- Experience with cloud-native software


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:

- Positive and solution-oriented mindset
- Excellent English written and verbal communication skills
- Team player; work closely with other parts of the organization
- Share our values, and work in accordance with those values

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.

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