10 days ago - req34216

Mechanical supply chain engineer


Mechanical engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands




3-7 years



Job Category

Mechanical engineering

Introduction to the job

ASML supports the semiconductor industry’s ongoing quest for producing faster, smarter and more energy efficient chips. We are a dynamic, international and highly skilled workforce. ASML creates the systems that the lithography industry needs to achieve its goals.

We are looking for a pragmatic mechanical supply chain engineer with technical manufacturability knowledge, preferably shopfloor and work planning/preparation experience.

Job Mission
As a mechanical supply chain engineer you will be operating in a fast paced and multidisciplinary development environment. Using your manufacturability knowledge and operational skill set, you will work closely together with your team members to ensure output and integration progress in our Factory and Research & Development teams together with our proto supply base. You support our front office with quote and ordering process and logistic operational tasks.

Role and responsibilities

Using your in-depth technical knowledge, people skills and pragmatic mindset you work closely with suppliers to build up an in-depthknowledge base of their technological capabilities. Advise engineers on manufacturability, logistic consequences of design choices and support our front office with operational tasks e.g. in-out bound of ordered parts, processing request for quotations etc. (operational buyer activities).

The main responsibilities are:
- Ensure that, not only, within specification and timing of ordered parts but also manufacturability and serviceability aspects are covered in the design phase;
- New product introduction (NPI) and supplier selection with office team:
-Make-buy decision on sourcing part(s) internal (in Modelshop) or external (supply base)
-Communicate clearly on expected results in quality, logistics, technology and costs (QLTC) with engineers and Modelshop team
- Challenge quotations from suppliers on costs, to support in our contribution target;
- Deliverables that secure parts from suppliers in the ASML product generation process, such as:
- Acceptance of the design and/or specification
- Acceptance of qualified parts
- Understand and support procurement in QLTC demands/roadmap
- Define and maintain supplier interface processes, such as:
- Issue resolution
- Qualification deviation
- ASML factory disturbances
- Contribute to supplier development to improve operational excellence by driving execution of existing agreements, improvement actions, and participation in supplier audits.

Education and experience

Relevant technical education (mechanical engineering) – MBO+ level

Several years of working experience in a comparable technical environment


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:

The following personal skills are crucial to a successful execution:

-A good team worker & -builder with social skills, hands-on and a service attitude;
-Continues to act decisively in new and unexpected situations;
-Goal-oriented, flexible and drive for initiative;
-Responds alertly and energetically to new developments in the field of manufacturing;
-Always strives for an acceptable outcome for both customer and Modelshop;
-Experience with change management (both process and people related);
-Communication / presentation skills both in English and Dutch language.

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 positionThe holder of this position reports to the Modelshop Manager within the EF EXE MF Modelshop department.
Interfaces with: Factory, Project leaders, Development and engineering.

Other information We will only consider CV’s with cover letters that states a clear motivation for this position

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