30+ days ago - J-00230712-779

Field Application Engineer(Yokkaichi) - ASML Japan

In a nutshell


Yokkaichi, Japan

ASML provides chipmakers with everything they need - hardware, software and services - to mass produce patterns on silicon, helping to increase the value and lower the cost of a chip. Our key technology is the lithography system, which brings together high-tech hardware and advanced software to control the chip manufacturing process down to the nanometer. All of the world's top chipmakers like Samsung, Intel and TSMC use our technology, enabling the waves of innovation that help tackle the world's toughest challenges.

Position in the Organization:
-Japan Application group is part of CS(customer support) organization.
-The Field Application Engineer’s work location is in an ASML office near a customer production facility.
Currently, Field Application Engineers in Japan are located in Yokkaichi(Mie), Saijo(Hiroshima), Kumamoto, Tsuruoka(Yamagata), Kitakami(Iwate), Sinagawa(Tokyo).Customers in Nagasaki and other locations are supported remotely.
-Field Application Engineers in Kumamoto / Tsuruoka report to the Field Application Manager (Yokkaichi) and Field Application Engineers in Hiroshima / Yokkaichi and Kitakami report to the group leader at Hiroshimaand Yokkaichi, respectively.

Job Mission:
At ASML, Field Application Engineers deliver innovative solutions for lithography and metrology via collaboration with our customers and headquarters in Veldhoven, the Netherlands

Job Description:
-Solve issues discovered in customer’s production
-Optimize lithography/metrology processes in high volume manufacturing and R&D environments
-Collaborate with customer in Japan and ASML’s headquarters in Veldhoven, the Netherlands
-Deliver technical presentations in periodic meetings
-Support new business opportunities with Sales and Marketing via evaluations of new ASML products
-Enable cost reduction in high volume manufacturing

Typical activities include:
-Design and/or execution of experiments (for trouble shooting purpose, or related to improvement actions)
-Data analysis and reporting based on standard system monitoring data, experimental data and/or data provided by the customer
-Introduction of new technology to the customer site, by providing Knowledge Transfers, executing tests, or by trouble shooting problems found during implementation.
-Follow up with ASML Customer Support or ASML Development specialists in case of ASML-system related problems that cannot be fixed within Japan
-Providing technical input to operational, marketing, and sales teams
-Preparation of presentations and reports for customers or ASML internal interfaces
-Calls and meetings with customers or ASML internal interfaces to discuss issues, strategy, projects, progress, etc.
-Creation of documentation (for example procedures or process flows) to help the customer’s usage of ASML products

-Master or PhD in Engineering, Optics, Physics, Mathematics, Statistics, Mechanical engineering, Data science & Machine learning
-Or Bachelor in education above with a few years of experience in semiconductor industry

-Problem solving and troubleshooting
-Basic understanding of semiconductor manufacturing process
-Basic computer and data analysis skills (PowerPoint, Excel, etc.)

Nice to have:
-Experience in semiconductor industry as an application or process engineer
-Understanding of lithography processes in semiconductor manufacturing
-Ability to analyze data using MATLAB, Python, R or other programming languages
-Statistical analysis

Personal Skills:
-Strong analytical and technical skills.
-Ability to work individually and within a team
-Strong verbal and written communication skills
-Japanese language (business level, verbal and written)
-English language (business level, verbal and written)

Other Information:
-There is possibility of relocation to other customer site depending on business demand and forecast (e.g. Yokkaichi to Nagasaki, Yokkaichi to Kitakami).

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