30 days ago - req35568

Scrum Master

Research & development

Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development



Job Category

Computer science & software engineering



Introduction to the job

Are you looking for a job at a high tech company which has direct impact on the speed of processing chips, size of memory chips and the way our world develops towards a technology driven society? ASML designs, develops, integrates, markets and services advanced systems used by customers – the major global semiconductor manufacturers – to create chips that power a wide array of electronic, communications and information technology products.

You will be working in the YieldStar OC XYZ group, serving optical column related projects concentrating on newly introduced products.

ASML creates the conditions that enable you to realize your full potential. We provide state-of-the-art facilities, opportunities to develop your talents, international career opportunities, a stimulating and inspiring environment, and most of all, the commitment of a company that recognizes and rewards outstanding performance.

What is working at ASML like? Check this out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qXpAMguP-vQ.
We are looking for a passionate leader that feels empowered to lead a Scrum team of 15+ peer developers as the Scrum master. Do you get energized and empowered by getting the most out of your team and leading them in an enterprise environment? Then we could be could be a perfect fit for one another.

Role and responsibilities

You are challenged by demanding projects in a multidisciplinary context. You are focused on and motivated by realizing business value. You’re passionate about driving a team to perform at its maximum potential via continuous improvement. You have the required experience with Object Oriented software development to be able to guide the evolution of the YieldStar software platform(s) part in your scope. You like working in an agile software development context using modern software technologies such as .NET.

The context of this position is a function cluster as identified in the functional breakdown. Primary stakeholders are the project leaders, group leader, function cluster architects, software platform lead, and product integrator. It is essential that you get to know your internal customers who need your specific competence to create solutions in the scope of the function cluster.

You guide and assist software realization using .NET software technology and apply a scrum based, agile way of working. In addition you challenge and support the associated software technology roadmap and its updates. Furthermore, you take initiative in team development by means of sprint evaluation and quality improvement.

Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills are crucial. You will work towards meeting and exceeding expectations and you are flexible. You are ambitious and willing to embrace the opportunity to improve. You will identify and understand the needs of our clients and be responsive, logical, flexible and quality focused. To achieve your mission, you initiate meetings to analyze issues and to support, steer, and plan solutions. Success in this position enables ample opportunity to develop a career within ASML.

This means we’re looking for somebody who will:

•Be a Scrum master for a 10+ FTE mixed software/physics team, facilitating scrum rituals/meetings
•A servant-leader for the team: solve impediments and extend the scrum-mindset of your team and its environment.
•Strive for continuous improvements, makes suggestions and encourage team members
•Guide integration of the cluster software solutions in the platform
•Agree (handshake) with project leader on project plan
•Support realization of the function road map
•Secure quality of team deliverables
•Assessment of functional and integration risks
•Deliver software with quality on time!

Education and experience


BSc or MSc in computer science, mathematics, physics, mechanics, or electronics.


•Minimum 2 years of experience as teamleader or scrum master in the high-tech sector
•Minimum 5 years of experience in object oriented development of technical software for high-tech equipment
•Experienced C# developer
•Experienced with working at an Agile software development.
•Experience with Physics/hardware is a bonus

Personal skills:

•Team player
•Independent way of working in our dynamic explorative environment
•Active listening, giving feedback
•Able to initiate, influence, stir
•Strong analytical view combined with pragmatic attitude (flexibility)
•Quality drive
•Good communication skills (both written and verbal) and good knowledge of English


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:

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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