C++ Software Engineer

Research & development

Computer science & software engineering

Electrical engineering


In a nutshell


San Jose - CA, US


Research & development


3-7 years



Job Category

Computer science & software engineering, Electrical engineering, Mathematics

Published: 30+ days ago Job ID: J-00241482-333

Introduction to the job

As a Senior C++Software Engineer, you will design, develop, maintain, and support software components and common functionality for distributed computational lithography applications.

Role and responsibilities

  • Design, development, and maintenance of large scale distributed computing software infrastructure and integration with applications and user interfaces
  • Design, development, and maintenance of platform modules and common functionality for computational lithography applications.
  • Design, development, and maintenance of a scripting front-end to drive platform and application modules.
  • Analyze and improve performance and efficiency characteristics of platform components used with the applications.
  • Work with the system and application product engineering groups to define new common functionality and diagnose problems.
  • Other duties as assigned
Job description subject to change at any time

Education and experience

·BS/MS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related discipline

·3 years or more experience in C/C++ software development in a commercial setting.

·Knowledge in parallel or multi-threaded (pthreads) programming.

·Experience with Linux network programming (TCP/IP service).


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:

·Must be able to manage multiple activities in a dynamic environment.

·Must be able to present ideas and opinions clearly and support opinions with factual knowledge.

·Experience with the complete software development process: requirements documentation, design documentation, functional specification, coding, test plans, etc.

·Knowledge of and experience with system and application performance tuning.

·Knowledge of and experience with large scale software debugging and troubleshooting.

·Can learn and apply new information or skills.

·Ability to complete assignments with attention to detail and high degree of accuracy.

·Experience in EDA (electronic design automation) software industry is preferred.

·Working knowledge with cluster resource management systems such as Platform LSF, SGE, or PBS is preferred.

·Experience with performance analysis, software quality, and diagnostic tools is preferred.

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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·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.

·U.S. Flexible Work policy may be available to employees who work in conductive roles.Mutually-beneficial alternative work arrangement must be approved by manager – hybrid working Model.

·May require domestic and international travel dependent on business needs(less than 5%).

·Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

·Work according to a strict set of procedures within the provided timelines.


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