25 days ago - J-00243736-059

Senior CPD Software Engineer (Python)

Research & development

Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


3-7 years



Job Category

Computer science & software engineering



Introduction to the job

ASML is leading in the worldwide development, production and sales of high end lithography systems for the semiconductor industry.

Worldwide over 30.000 people work at ASML, with important settlings in the United States, Asia and the head office in Veldhoven.

Our employees share the passion fortechnology while having a strong customer focus.At ASML we work ongoing for the further developmentand implementation ofcomplex and high-quality technologicalsystems.

Working atASML is therefore challengingand extremely dynamic. To remainsuccessful the companyhas ambitious objectives andhigh standard requirements.

Within ASML, the sector Developmentand Engineering isresponsible for the specification,design, integration, qualification,and sustaining of allASML products.

Role and responsibilities

As a part of ASML’s Software department, you will provide the software solutions that realize sub-system functions.

In close co-operation with colleagues from software and other disciplines (mechatronics, optics, electronics, physics) you will be a member of a multi-disciplinary project team. Your solutions emerge from sound software engineering practice and take low effort to develop and maintain.

The goal of this particular software is to enable improvements in calibration, performance and diagnostics software, which supports our customers, support organization and the factory in their day-to-day job. As senior engineer you are involved from the requirement exploration, designing the software, implement (and in case of bigger features also lead), test, document and release the software. The software development mainly takes place in Python.

  • You will specify, design, develop, realize and test subsystems within the limits of system specifications, costs and project planning.
  • You will closely cooperate with other disciplines and suppliers to ensure the timely realization of competitive, achievable and serviceable products.
  • You will use mainly Python, object oriented design programming and Linux within a highly complex environment.
  • You have a broad interest in the complex, multidisciplinary environment we are in
  • Though development is mainly in Python, affinity with embedded C++ development is a plus
  • Experience with Matlab is an advantage

Education and experience

  • Software engineer with 8+ year experience in large-scale software applications - embedded programming is preferred.
  • Solid software engineering knowledge: Agile, Scrum, UML, OOP, design patterns, Python, C++
  • Experience in defining complex software designs, in close collaboration with a software architect, and technically leading the implementation of it


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:

  • You are a high-quality driven engineer, you pay attention to every detail of your work and you leave no room for errors.
  • You want to work in a highly-complex environment where calculations and measurements are done at a nanometer level.
  • You want to impact the world with your work and you want your projects to reach millions of people worldwide.
  • You want to be respected for your work and you want to have some of the best engineers in the world as your colleagues.

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

As part of our evaluation process, we have included an online pre-recorded interview which has two components: a short video interview and a coding challenge.

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.

ASML does not accept unsolicited resumes from any agencies that have not signed a mutual service agreement. All unsolicited resumes will be considered ASML’s property, and ASML will not be obligated to pay a referral fee. This includes resumes submitted directly to hiring managers without contacting the Resource Center Department.

ASML is GDPR compliant, therefore we cannot process applications sent outside of our recruitment system.
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