30+ days ago - J-00242883-647

Mechatronics research engineer (Mechatronics systems design)

Research & development


In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


3-7 years



Job Category




Introduction to the job

Are you challenged by demanding projects in a multidisciplinary context? Do you have the technical capabilities to provide innovative solutions? Does contributing to the world’s most advanced lithography machines makes you feel responsible and proud? Then this might be the right opportunity for you.

Role and responsibilities

The research department is looking for a motivated Mechatronics research engineer to work on the next generation Mechatronics modules for our EUV scanners.
Together with a multi-disciplinary team you will work on the design, analysis and testing of a next generation electro-magnetic actuated module in a harsh environment.Your expertise combined with strong analytical skills and a creative problem solving mindset will generate new ideas and concepts at the very forefront of technology development. You will influence the design of modules and their performance levels from specification to design.

Education and experience


  • 3-7 years experienced (Technical) University Master or PhD. in Mechatronic system design/electrical engineering or similar.


  • Strong knowledge of Mechatronics systems design for high tech systems.
  • Knowledge of NX for design to make and verify conceptual designs
  • Designing and performing verification experiments and qualifications.
  • Translating multidisciplinary insights in proposals for prototype designs.
  • Experienced with Matlab
  • Experience with COMSOL/ANSYS or similar is a plus


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:

  • Open to learning techniques outside of the above mentioned fields.
  • Good team player. Autonomous while driving to success in a highly skilled team of experts towards a common goal.
  • Drive to understand design challenges in depth and ability to tackle them with a critical independent mindset.
  • Good communicational and reporting skills and good knowledge of English.

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

The Research department at ASML looks at the next generation requirements for our machines and tackles some of the most difficult future bottlenecks in scanner performance. In order to make our machines faster, a next step in actuation technology is required. Be part of the team as a mechatronics designer to make the next step mechatronics systems for ASML.

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 ASML to proceed with candidates who are immediately eligible to access controlled technology.

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