30+ days ago - J-00244147-561

Sr. Software QA Engineer

Research & development

Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell


San Jose - CA, US


Research & development



Job Category

Computer science & software engineering

Introduction to the job

We are looking for a highly talented individual to join our software quality assurance team. In this position, you will be responsible for designing, creating, and executing software test plan and test cases, test methodologies and test automation that are leading the way in assuring high quality of ASML world-class products. You will be challenged with high skill quality testing methodologies in concurrent computing software architecture environment. You will have the opportunity to work with software developers, hardware engineers and the application engineering organization on a regular basis.

Role and responsibilities

  • Comprehensive understanding of product requirements of ASML Litho software, review software specifications and technical design documents to provide timely and meaningful feedback
  • Create detailed and well-structured test plans and test cases to ensure a full test coverage of any assigned features or improvements
  • Work closely with PEG, DEV, SQA, DOC and other cross team to deliver the product on time and within budget
  • Identify, record, document thoroughly and track bugs
  • Design and develop automated test cases
  • Optimize automation framework
  • Retrospective and conduct continuous improvements in all aspects
  • Identify risk and escalate to direct report timely
  • Provide mentorship to junior team members
  • Thrive to be innovative for new test methods and efficiency improvement
  • Other duties as assigned. Job description subject to change at any time

Education and experience

  • Bachelor, Master or Ph.D in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Applied
    Mathematics, Physics, Applied Physics with at least 5-7 years in commercial software product development and/or testing experiences.
  • Good understanding of operating system, relational database, concurrent computing, client/server architecture, file system management, software lifecycle and quality engineering methodology
  • Proficient in at least one of programming languages: Python, Perl, Shell scripting, C/C++, Java
  • Proof of record in leading team and working well in cross functional team environment
  • Extensive experience in Linux/Unix test environment
  • Knowledge on optics, microlithography, image processing, or overlay metrology is preferred.
  • Strong numerical analysis and logic thinking 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:

  • Excellent problem solving and trouble shooting skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Proactive with a strong sense of ownership

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

  • 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.

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability

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