25 days ago - req35562

Junior Full Stack Developer

Research & development

Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


0-2 years



Job Category

Computer science & software engineering



Introduction to the job

We are Applications - a novel business line within ASML, one of the world market leaders in scanning lithography technology. We create software products that run in the most modern and advanced Semiconductor Fabs in the world. Pushing the boundary of what is physically possible is in our DNA.
Our scope is creating setup solutions that allow our customers to drive efficiency and effectiveness of their semiconductor manufacturing process. We believe that data has a story to tell, and our mission is to make the right solution for our customers to help understand it. Are you writing software that tells a story from a user-centric view? Do you have the analytical skills to make these complex solutions? Can you deliver with the highest quality and communicate effectively towards stakeholders? Then this is the place to be!

Role and responsibilities

All these dedicated development teams work in unison on different products and platforms across ASML. Here’s a brief description of what your team does:

  • Create applications that help fine-tune the manufacturing process, helping process engineers to navigate the complexities of process set-up through excellent UX design.
  • Implement and validate algorithms that give our customers the power to reach optimal results during manufacturing.

In your day-to-day work, you will be:

  • Designing and implementing software, as part of an Agile (Scrum) team, working on the product backlog defined by the Product Owner.
  • Ensuring the quality of team deliverables by designing and implementing automated tests on unit and integration levels;
  • Cooperating with other teams to ensure consistent implementation of the architecture; agreeing on interfaces and timing of cross-team deliveries.
  • Troubleshooting, analyzing, and solving integration issues both from internal alpha and beta tests as well as those reported by our customers.
  • Writing or updating product documentation in accordance with company processes.
  • Suggesting improvements to our technical solutions and way of working, and implementing them in alignment with your team and their stakeholders.
  • Work closely with domain experts, UX designers, customer representatives and product owner in a cross functional agile team.
  • Pair programing to tackle complex development challenges.
  • Abstracting the complex domain into maintainable software pieces.

Education and experience

Essential qualifications:

  • Software engineering skills (Object Oriented design, automated testing, continuous integration)
  • Fundamental algorithms and data structures knowledge;
  • Fundamental knowledge of Java8+; JavaScript, HTML and CSS;
  • Test pyramid knowledge (unit, integration, acceptance etc.)
  • Fundamental distributed version control knowledge (preferably Git)
  • Effective communication skills, team player who can clearly explain ideas and is a good listener
  • Fluency in English

Good to have but not required qualifications:

  • Java server technologies (Spring or similar)
  • Junit, Cucumber, Mockito, AssertJ, Hamcrest etc.
  • REST, JSON and XML serialization/deserialization
  • Microservices architecture knowledge;
  • Sharing knowledge in any form including but not limited to creating wiki pages, giving presentations etc.
  • BDD knowledge
  • TDD practitioner
  • Functional programing knowledge;
  • Experience of working as a member of a Scrum team
  • Docker


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:

  • First and foremost, you are passionate about science & technology and are excited by the idea that your work will have a global impact
  • You have ambition and energy to learn new technologies and the semiconductor industry;
  • You are analytical, and product- and quality-oriented
  • You like to investigate issues, and you are a creative problem solver
  • You communicate effectively with technical and non-technical people
  • You are open-minded, you like to discuss technical challenges, and you want to push the boundaries of technology
  • You are an innovator and you constantly seek to improve your knowledge and your work
  • You take ownership and you support your team - you are a vital part of the backbone of your group
  • You are client and quality oriented – you do not settle for second-best solutions, but strive to find the best ways to acquire top results

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

  • Open-source contribution is a plus (e.g., GitHub account)
  • Actively involved in the software community (e.g., articles published, part of software groups in the region)
  • Including motivation letter is highly appreciated - yes, we read it :)

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