Application Product Design Engineer

In a nutshell


San Jose - CA, US

Published: 30+ days ago Job ID: J-00240775-889

Introduction to the job

ASML/HMI brings together the most creative minds in science and technology to develop lithography & metrology machines, as well as computational lithography & control software products. HMI metrology application design engineer is responsible for product development by high resolution e-beam systems, providing holistic control solution for advanced nodes in semi-conductor industries.

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.

Role and responsibilities

Perform feasibility studies to access performance of e-beam metrology system functionalities, defining metrology application product specification.
Be responsible for functional design and performance evaluation on application products, collaborating with different ASML sectors on holistic solution for process control.
Generate and maintain script tooling for design of experiments, enabling efficient performance evaluation and trouble-shooting.
Engage with worldwide semi-conductor customers, in charge of new product introduction and early product evaluation.
Bring customer use cases learning back to product development, driving solution for metrology performance improvement.
10-20% international travel is required.

Education and experience

Master and above in Electrical Engineering, Physics, Mechanical engineering, Computer Science, Material Science or Chemical Engineering.

Minimum 3 years of semi-conductor technology, data science, wafer process optimization, SEM metrology, optical metrology and/or design for experiments, preferred in semi-conductor industries.
Hands-on experience on material characterization, CD metrology or lithography process optimization, is plus.
Able to operate data visualization tool, including excel Marco, JMP or Spotfire.
Script level programming skills is plus, including Matlab, Python or C++.


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:

Ability to communicate with counterparts efficiently on project work.
Good team player to drive product development with stakeholders.
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.

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

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability

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