Mechatronics Architect Research

Research & development


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Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


8+ years



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Published: 30+ days ago Job ID: J-00234015-359

Introduction to the job

Are you challenged by demanding projects in a multidisciplinary context? Do you have the technical leadership capabilities to provide innovative solutions? Does contributing to the world’s most advanced lithography machines makes you feel responsible and proud? Then, this might be the right opportunity for you.

Role and responsibilities

The Research department is looking for a motivated Mechatronics architect to work on the next generation EUV Mechatronics modules for our systems.

This position is part of the research organization looking into technical challenges and opportunities for the future of ASML. You will be working in a multi disciplinary team being responsible for the design, simulations and testing of a FUMO for the next generation actuation systems.

Education and experience

(Technical) UniversityMaster or PhD in Mechatronic system design/Electrical engineering or similar.


Broad knowledge of mechatronics system design at ASML.
Knowledge of sensor, actuator and functional design.
Designing and performing verification experiments and qualifications.
Translating multidisciplinary insights in proposals for prototype designs.
Experienced with Matlab.
Electromagnetic actuation and system dynamics experience is a 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:

  • Open to learning techniques outside of the above mentioned fields.
  • Hands on and pragmatic
  • Good team player. Autonomous while driving to success in a highly skilled team of experts towards a common goal.
  • Drive to understand design challenges in depth and ability to tackle them with a critical independent mindset.
  • Good communicational and reporting skills and good knowledge of English.

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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Context of the Position
Research department at ASML looks at the next generation requirements for our machines and tackles some of the most difficult future bottlenecks in scanner performance. In order to make our machines faster, a next step in actuation technology is required. Be part of the team as a mechatronics designer to make the next step actuator for ASML.

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 ASML to proceed with candidates who are immediately eligible to access controlled technology.

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