30+ days ago - J-00240380-571

Scrum Master

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands



Introduction to the job

ASML brings together the most creative minds in science and technology to develop lithography machines that are key to producing faster, cheaper, more energy-efficient microchips. We design, develop, integrate, market and service these advanced machines, which enable our customers - the world’s leading chipmakers – to reduce the size and increase the functionality of their microchips, which in turn leads to smaller, more powerful consumer electronics.
The Development & Engineering Department in the ASML Veldhoven office is currently expanding and we are searching for a Senior Agile Scrum Master.

Role and responsibilities

Job Mission
You will be the coach and facilitator for the team. Although you have no authority over Scrum team members, you do have authority over the process.

Job Description
- Coach the team in the scrum / SAFe process
- Deal with and solve impediments
- Guide in the culture and team morale
- Stimulate to self-organization
- Act in team conflicts
- Understand and implement the of scrum way of working
- Promote and support the scrum way of working
- Conduct various interactions within, without and between scrum teams
- Take the ownership of multiple (medium size, and small) products. The engineers working on these products are in one single, co-located, multi-functional clusters team.
- Drive increasing the Agile maturity of the team, in a scaled Agile WoW (SAFe)
- Help in driving the change within the Metrology DUV Exposegroup in cooperation with related ASML programs, Business Lines etc.

Education and experience

- Bachelor’s, Master’s or PhD degree in Computer Science, Informatics, Embedded Systems or equivalent.
- Relevant Scrum Master Education

- 5-15 year work experience of which at least 2-3 years in a Scrum Master role in an agile environment
- Experience with software development in a large Agile Delivery Organization is required
- Experience within a high-tech embedded environment is highly desired
- Applying Scrum preferably in SAFe environment with a track record of improving team level agility


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:

- A Servant Leader whose focus is on the needs of the team members and the people they provide value to (the customer) with the goal of achieving results in line with the organization’s values, principles, and business objectives.
- Facilitator by setting the stage and providing clear boundaries in which the team can collaborate.
- Coach and Mentor : Coaching the individual with a focus on mindset and behavior, transfers Agile knowledge and experience to the team
- Strong networker to manage impediments, eliminate waste, managing the process, managing the team's health, managing the boundaries of self-organization, and managing the culture.
- Teacher to ensure Scrum and other relevant Agile methods are understood and enacted.
- A Change Agent to enable a culture in which Scrum Teams can flourish and reach a high performing state.
- Excellent People management 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

You’ll be part of a world class, market leader organization for the high-tech lithography, metrology and software solutions in the semiconductor industry. We are a global company with 70 offices spanning 16 different countries.
Working location will be Veldhoven. Our Employees are our most important assets and therefore we invest in your career development. When you apply you don’t just apply for a job but for a career within ASML.

In addition to our highly competitive compensation and benefits package, you’ll be able to work and lead multidisciplinary teams in a dynamic environment in a fast growing market; you’ll work with specialists from all over the world, adapting the latest techniques and of course you will get the chance to work directly for our demanding customers to help make Moore’s law possible.

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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