30+ days ago - J-00232634-173

(Senior) DevOps Engineer / Java Developer

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


3-7 years



Introduction to the job

When people think ‘software’, they often think of companies like Google or Microsoft. Even though ASML is classified as a hardware company, we in fact have one of the world´s largest and most pioneering SW communities. The ASML SW environment is extremely attractive for prospective engineers because it combines big data with extreme complexity. From Hadoop retrieval to machine learning to full stack development, the possibilities are endless. At ASML, our development teams create and implement software designs that run in the most modern semiconductor fabs in the world, helping our customers like Samsung, Intel and TSMC make computer chips faster, smaller, and more efficient. Here, we’re always pushing the boundaries of what’s possible.
We are always looking for talented DevOps engineers who know how to build, test and maintain SW infrastructure and tools for speedy development, testing and release of SW by joining the teams responsible for taking process window control on a sub nanometer scale to the next level. Could this be your next job? Apply now!
Job Mission

As a DevOps engineer you will join one of our multinational Scrum teams to create state-of-the-art software solutions. Teams are composed of five to ten developers, a Scrum Master and a Product Owner. We are committed to following a (scaled) Agile way of working, with sprints and demos every two weeks, aiming for frequent releases of working software. In all teams we cooperate with internal and external experts from different knowledge domains to discover and build the best solutions possible. We use tools like Continuous Integration with GIT, Jira and Bamboo. We move fast to help our customers reach their goals, and we strive to create reliable and well-tested software; because failures in our software stack can severely impact customers' operations.

Role and responsibilities

Job Description

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 complex Java 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;

Primary responsibilities (70%):

• Building and setting up new development tools and infrastructure;
• Selecting, deploying and maintaining appropriate CI/CD tools;
• Defining and setting development, test, release, update, and support processes for DevOps operation;
• Have the technical skill to review, verify, and validate the software code developed in the project;
• Building automated processes wherever possible;
• Manage 3rd party dependencies by constantly keeping them up to date at the same time obeying security and licensing constraints;
• Setup and maintain static code analysis tools integrated to the build pipeline.

Secondary responsibilities (30%):
• Designing and implementing software, working on the product backlog defined by the Product Owner;
• Ensuring the quality of personal deliverables by designing and implementing automated tests on unit and integration levels with a test-driven mindset;
• Cooperating with other teams to ensure consistent implementation of the architecture;- and 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.
Technologies / Tools:
Git, Maven, Bitbucket, Bamboo, Docker, Jenkins, Nexus, Windows/Linux command line interface, Java 8 & 11, Graal VM, Spring boot, Hadoop, Kafka, JUnit, Mockito, Cucumber, scripting languages such as bash and python
Way of Working:
Pair Programming, Scrum, Behavioral Driven Development (BDD), Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe), Jira, BitBucket, Bamboo based CI pipeline
Main Stakeholders as DevOps: IT, Team members, Test Engineer, Product Owner, Functional Engineers

Education and experience

A relevant BSc or MSc in the area of IT, electronics or computer science.


If you already have DevOps and Java development experience in the high-tech industry, and you are applying for a mid-level, or senior position, you need to have the following experience:
• At least 5 years of Java development experience;
• Setup and maintain CI/CD environment;
• Design and development of software using object-oriented paradigm;
• Creation of automated unit and integration tests using mocks and stubs;
• Working with Continuous Integration;
• Working as a part of a Scrum team.
Experience with the following is a plus:

• Prior experience about designing and developing microservices;
• Creation of web-based user interface;
• Affinity with math, data science or machine learning.


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.

Other information

This position requires access to U.S. controlled technology, as defined in the United States Export Administration Regulations. Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to access such U.S. controlled technology prior to beginning work.

ASML does not accept unsolicited resumes from any agencies that have not signed a mutual service agreement. All unsolicited resumes will be considered ASML’s property, and ASML will not be obligated to pay a referral fee. This includes resumes submitted directly to hiring managers without contacting the Resource Center Department.

ASML is GDPR compliant, therefore we cannot process applications sent outside of our recruitment system.

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