30+ days ago - J-00240101-873

Senior Engineer Source & Mask Optimization

Research & development

Physics

In a nutshell

Location

San Jose - CA, US

Team

Research & development

Experience

3-7 years

Degree

Master

Job Category

Physics

Introduction to the job

As a Senior Engineer in the Source & Mask Optimization group, you will enable the continuing shrink of semiconductor devices through resolution enhancement, match the imaging performance across a fleet of scanners, and assist in future scanner design.

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

As a member of the Source-Mask Optimization R&D team, the job entails large-scale C++ and Python software development that co-optimizes the light source, lenses and mirrors, and dose and focus settings within the ASML family of XT, NXT, and NXE scanners, as well as the photomask patterns, their sub-resolution assist features, and their target design. The job requires an understanding of the optical physics and photoresist chemistry, modern optimization and machine learning algorithms, and/or C++/Python software design.

Education and experience

  • Ph.D. or M.S. in physics, physical chemistry, electrical engineering, applied mathematics, computer science, or related areas.
  • Knowledgeof optics, semiconductor lithography, and IC design.
  • Experiencein scientific simulation, numerical methods, image processing,optimization, computational geometry, machine learning, data sciences is agood plus.
  • 3+year experience in C++, Python, or other object-oriented softwaredevelopment.
  • Solidunderstanding in data structures and algorithms.
  • Experiencein developing and debugging multi-threaded/parallel applications.
  • Familiarwith UNIX environment and scripting languages.
  • Strongverbal and written communication skills.

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 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:

  • Can observe and respond to people and situations and interact with others encountered in the course of work.
  • 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

Responsibilities

  • 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.
  • May require travel (specify domestic and/or international) dependent on business needs – specify percentage of travel.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • Can observe and respond to people and situations and interact with others encountered in the course of work.
  • 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 and deadlines.
  • 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 manager, co-workers and customer.
  • Work according to a strict set of procedures within the provided timelines.

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability

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