8 days ago - req33313

Software Quality Manager

Research & development

Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


8+ years



Job Category

Computer science & software engineering



Introduction to the job

At ASML, thousands of software developers deliver dozens of software changes per week. The D&E Software Quality and Integration department qualifies and bundles these changes into service packs for our customers.
The D&E SW Quality group strives to continuously improve customer satisfaction by driving software quality improvements and monitoring process adherence across the full software development life cycle. The members of the group feed back customer experience and quality information into the Software development organization and enables the Software developers to continuously improve their way of working and the quality of our Software products.

Role and responsibilities

Job Mission

The Software Quality Manager’s job mission is to monitor and improve the quality of the ASML software and the associated software development process, to uphold the highest levels of Customer satisfaction.
Job Description

- Interpretation of measurement data on achieved software quality and software development process adherence: identifying deviations from agreed targets, identify causes together with the SW development teams, and propose corrective actions.
- Facilitate multi-disciplinary teams to find root causes of observed issues following a well-defined standardized process;
- Identify (process) improvements and create concrete proposals, often project-based.
- Coaching teams in (re)-gaining control of both the measured and the customer perceived quality of their software deliveries, and be a Quality ambassador for our community.
- Be the “Voice of the Customer” within the D&E Software development community.

Education and experience

Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Informatics, Embedded Systems or equivalent experience.


- 7+ years of experience in software development in a large organization.
- Significant working experience in software quality and software process improvement in a high tech environment
- Able to oversee a complex high tech system and assess impact / severity of issues.
- Proven experience with stakeholder management on different levels within a complex organization.
- Result driven and resilient to setbacks.
- Experience with Agile and SAFe is a big plus.
- Experience leading a team (people manager) is a plus.


You are quality driven and want to be a part of a dynamic environmentwhere your technical skills will be enhanced and your ideas will be put to the test.
You are a good diplomat – you can influence without formal power to find the best solutions for our customers.
Your communication skills are exceptional – you like to be involved in technical debates, you are not afraid to discuss technical aspects across the ASML and the client’s teams and you speak the “language” of our Software development community.

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

Context of the position

Within ASML, the sector Development & Engineering (D&E) is responsible for the specification, design and engineering of the ASML products. Within D&E, the Software Cluster is concerned with the design, development, testing and integration of the complete software package which drives a generation of ASML products. Within the SW Cluster, the department Software Quality and Integration (SQI) is responsible for the Quality, Integration, validation and releasing of newly developed software to our customer in the High Tech semiconductor manufacturing industry.

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.