8 days ago - J-00234129-059

Senior Applications Engineer

Sales & marketing

Physics

In a nutshell

Location

San Jose - CA, US

Team

Sales & marketing

Experience

3-7 years

Degree

Bachelor

Job Category

Physics

Travel

30%

Introduction to the job

As a senior applications engineer in the HMI e-beam division of ASML, you will be responsible for tackling the latest and highest-value process control challenges from our customers – semiconductor chipmakers. You will be equipped with the most cutting-edge scanning electron microscope (SEM) hardware and automated advanced software analysis to design metrology solutions catered to customer problem statements. This is a technical role that interfaces with multiple internal and external sectors, including but not limited to Design and Engineering (D&E), Product Marketing, on-site regional teams, and our customers.

Role and responsibilities

The senior applications engineer will use ASML’s SEM systems to develop inline metrology recipes in production at customer sites, demonstrate new product capability through in-house demos, conduct failure mode analysis and root cause determination, be responsible for new product and feature introduction at customer sites, and create technically sound documents for both internal and external consumption. This position may require up to 25% travel.

This position may require access to controlled technology, as defined in the Export Administration Regulations (15 C.F.R. § 730, et seq.). Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to access such controlled technology prior to beginning work. Business demands may require the Company to proceed with candidates who are immediately eligible to access controlled technology.

Education and experience

  • PhD in Electrical/Mechanical/Chemical/Industrial Engineering, Physics, Materials Science, or Applied Mathematics with 0-3 years or BS/MS in the same fields with 4-6 years of relevant, work related, industry experience in photolithography, metrology, and/or SEM technology.
  • Knowledge of basic probability and statistics, data analysis, and data visualization
  • Abilities in scientific or statistical programming in Python, R, or Matlab
  • Scientific maturity in formulating testable hypotheses and associated test plans
  • Ability to become subject-matter experts in new technical topics
  • Experience in design of experiments is a plus
  • Hands-on and theoretical knowledge on image processing are a plus
  • Knowledge e-beam interaction with matter and SEM technology are a plus
  • Ability to maintain and deliver technical output in accordance with given timelines
  • Ability to identify/isolate bottlenecks and suggest improvement plans
  • Ability to think systematically under high-pressure situations
  • Experience in design of experiments is a plus
  • Hands-on and theoretical knowledge on image processing are a plus
  • Knowledge e-beam interaction with matter and SEM technology are a plus
  • Must be willing to travel at least 25% international and / or domestic

Skills

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 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:

  • Can observe and respond to people and situations and interact with others encountered in the course of work.
  • Can-do spirit that compels you to push the limits of our products
  • Collegial workstyle to share knowledge and create new content with colleagues
  • Ability to work independently when needed
  • Can learn and apply new information or skills.
  • Must be able to read and interpret data, information, and documents.
  • Strong customer focus and commitment to customer satisfaction through prioritization, quality, efficiency and professionalism.
  • Ability to complete assignments with attention to detail and high degree of accuracy.
  • Proven ability to perform effectively in a demanding environment with changing workloads.
  • Result driven-demonstrate ownership and accountability.
  • Identifies bottlenecks and drives improvements.
  • Work independently or as part of a team and follow through on assignments with minimal supervision.
  • Demonstrate open, clear, concise and professional communication.
  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with co-workers and customer.
  • Work according to a strict set of procedures within the provided timelines.

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

Office-Related Requirements

  • Routinely required to sit; walk; talk; hear; use hands to keyboard, finger, handle, and feel; stoop, kneel, crouch, twist, reach, and stretch. Occasionally required to move around the campus.
  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

Fab-Related Requirements

  • Must be willing to work in a clean room environment, wearing coveralls, hoods, booties, safety glasses and gloves for entire duration of shift.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee routinely is required to sit; walk; talk; hear; use hands to keyboard, finger, handle, and feel; stoop, kneel, crouch, twist, reach, and stretch.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • The environment generally is moderate in temperature with moderate to high noise level.

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability

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