Senior Algorithm Engineer

Research & development

Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell

Location

San Jose - CA, US

Team

Research & development

Experience

0-2 years

Degree

Bachelor

Job Category

Computer science & software engineering

Published: 30+ days ago Job ID: J-00241452-335

Introduction to the job

ASML US, including its affiliates and subsidiaries, 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. Our headquarters are in Veldhoven, Netherlands, and we have 18 office locations around the United States including main offices in Chandler, Ariz., San Jose and San Diego, Calif., Wilton, Conn., and Hillsboro, Ore.

In the software research and development (R&D) team, you will be a key member to develop high quality software and contribute to all phases of the development process from designing to release.

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

In the software research and development (R&D) team, you will be a key member to develop high quality software and contribute to all phases of the development process from designing to release. The development work covers most lithographic process simulation and optimization, includes but is not limited to mask optimization algorithm, geometry operations, effective full field layout handling, customer specific process requirement, etc.

You will:

  • Beresponsible to turn general requirement definitions into functioningmodules.
  • Developand test the algorithms independently.
  • Maintainthe current code base and support customer escalations.

Education and experience

  • Ph.D.or M.S. in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Physics, AppliedMathematics, or related areas
  • 0to 2 years’ experience in C++ and/or other object-oriented softwaredevelopment.
  • Solidunderstanding in data structures and algorithms.
  • Experiencein developing and debugging multi-threaded/parallel applications.
  • Familiarwith SQL, UNIX environment and scripting languages.
  • Experiencein image processing, computational geometry, large data application, highperformance computing and scientific simulation is a good plus.
  • Knowledgein semiconductor lithography and IC design is a good plus.

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:

  • Strongverbal and written communication skills;
  • Strongproblem solving capabilities;
  • Knowledgeof algorithm and programming.

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

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability

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