14 days ago - req34431

System Test Engineer (STE)

Research & development

Other technical job categories

In a nutshell

Location

Veldhoven, Netherlands

Team

Research & development

Experience

3-7 years

Degree

Bachelor

Job Category

Other technical job categories

Travel

No

Introduction to the job

Maximizing yield, manufacturing speed, efficiency and reliability are among the key parameters for customers in high-volume chip manufacturing. Business Line Applications (BL Apps) extends ASML holistic lithography solutions by developing products that work alongside our lithography systems, in order to help them performing better and improving the patterning process.
BL Apps supports several manufacturing process steps in our customers’ fabs, from R&D to mass production. The portfolio of products includes metrology, inspection, computational lithography, data analytics and control software to quickly and accurately measure, optimize and control overlay and imaging performance on silicon wafers.

ASML’s BL Apps products are critical elements in the semiconductor manufacturing process.

Role and responsibilities

Job Mission

The System Test Engineer (STE) takes the technical lead in the integration of multiple subsystem deliveries into one complete system and testing these sets. Integration is done on both functional level and on performance level of the key performance indicators of ASML’s systems (throughput, overlay, focus etc.). STE defines the optimal integration and test strategy to achieve this goal and takes part in execution of this strategy on one or more platforms. During integration and introduction of the systems at the first customers, STE will also take the lead in the analysis of complex system issues and in the definition and testing of the solution for such issues.

Job Description

- Overview of main activities
- define integration and test strategy: which items are needed in which order to perform stepwise integration into one system;
- coordinate intake of subsystem deliveries including the verification of sufficient quality;
- support/participate in integration tests on the system;
- report on system integration progress, test results and the system’s functional, performance and reliability capabilities;
- take lead in analysis of system issues that have been found during integration testing;
- define – both short and long term – solutions for system issues.
- Main Responsibilities
- definition of integration strategy for system integration;
- optimizing operational integration efficiency;
- reporting on integration progress and system status
- Tracking of STE deliverables to Project incl. disturbance handling (Prio calls)
- Create work breakdown for STE engineers with alignment with Project Lead
- More structural STE meetings to feedback information

Education and experience

Education

HBO/WO education level – Technical

Experience

- At least 2 years hands-on work experience in ASML machines or integration experience on other systems
- Experience in integration activities, e.g. as integrator in multidisciplinary project

Skills

- Able to plan and prioritize
- Coaching, leadership and stakeholder management skills
- Possesses good oral presentation skills and be able to effectively present results in a team meeting
- Flexible and stress-resistant: be able to deal with changes in an uncertain and dynamic environment
- Requires the ability to read and interpret engineering specifications, maintenance manuals and engineering sketches
- Analytically strong, enthusiastic, flexible, assertive, proactive, structured;
- Ability to interface/cooperate with different people on different organizational levels;
- Ready to be employed at least 2 years;
- Ability/willingness to attend additional courses;

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

The position is in the System Integration group within the AD DE Process Window Detection Software Department in the business line Applications.
The System Integration group is part of D&E (Design and Engineering) and responsible for the integration of modules into a proto system and prove that the system can meet the specifications. Proto systems are used to verify the design concept at system level, which includes hardware and software. The end goal is to find all issues before the new system is pilot, i.e. in the factory and at the customer.

Keywords

Project management, planning, system integration, proto systems, system maintenance, hardware, software, mechanics, multi-disciplinary, testing, semiconductor industry, high-tech, System integration, system testing, functional dependency diagram, root cause analysis, test and integration plans.

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.