30+ days ago - J-00232230-680

Product Owner Light Sources

Research & development


In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


3-7 years



Job Category


Introduction to the job

Light sources are critical for ASML’s sensors. As a product owner you take charge of making the best design for our lithography machines.
Do you have affinity with optics and sensors? Are you an experienced product owner, project leader or team leader? Then this job might be interesting for you!

Context of the position
Within Bottom (BM) Cluster Sensors department, the Light Sources group’s mission is to deliver high quality light for ASML sensors. The group is responsible for the physical and optical design of these light sources.
You will also have an indirect reporting line to your Epic Owner and Chief Product Owner.

Role and responsibilities

Our group secures performance, Total Cost of Ownership and reliability of ASML light sources ensuring that we deliver high quality light for ASML sensors.

Job Description
The goal is to develop a broadband high brightness light source for sensor applications.
Your functional scrum team consists of architects, optical designers and integrators of about 10-15 people.
Towards the team you act as voice of the customer and determine the minimal, viable product work packages in the teams backlog, their according priorities and acceptance criteria.
Towards the mono-disciplinary scrum teams in the train (scrum of scrum) like mechanical, electronical and software designers as well as the suppliers you secure that the work is aligned till the next program increment and up to 6 quarters ahead.
Towards your stakeholders you take accountability of the scrum teams deliverables, are end2end responsible by triple constraint management and reporting including long term plan.
Additional interfaces are with sectors like factory and customer support.
Together with the ScrumMaster you motivate and instill a scrum mindset in the team.

Education and experience

-Technical University with PhD or Master’s degree in physics or mechanical engineering

-Experienced product owner within a technical environment
-At least 3 years of relevant industrial experience.
-Strong affinity with sensor systems and / or optics
-SAFe certification as PO is a strong plus


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:
-Has a helicopter view, can cover a broad technical scope
-Content-driven product owner
-Shows creativity, initiative, discipline and team spirit.
-Apt communicator with good command of the English language.
-Team builder with positive attitude and can-do mentality
-Able to structure and maintain overview

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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