PLM Team Lead

Sourcing & Supply Chain

Logistics & supply chain management

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Sourcing & Supply Chain


3-7 years



Job Category

Logistics & supply chain management



Published: 7 days ago Job ID: J-00249950-375

Introduction to the job

Are you challenged by? Leading a team of an ambitious group of project coordinators; Bringing them to the next level of project management towards the developments projects; Preparing our organization for the upcoming challenges in product life cycle management; If yes, join the PLM department as Team Leader Project Coordinators

Role and responsibilities

PLM enables concurrent engineering and co-manage the product lifecycle of all ASML products towards a lean supply chain. For our Business Lines, with Development & Engineering and Supply Chain Partners, we manage SC requirements, the introduction and phase out of products, complex parts, engineering changes, related material availability and changes in infrastructure.• Pro-actively plan and organize the staffing of the group of PLM project coordinators and ensure the optimal use of capacity in the group. Allocate project coordinators to the development projects to ensure material availability for proto, pilot and system build;• Execute coaching and (career) development of all team members; • Develop talents within our organization to strengthen our organization; • Execute annual performance target setting, mid-year review and end of year appraisal (permanent and flex staff);• Define competence roadmaps, assess (hard and soft) skill gaps and define and execute skill development;• Organize and continuously improve an effective and efficient materials management process to ensure availability of new buy materials (from proto to release for volume, and includes implementation of automation / IT opportunities to drive efficiency);• Ensure and continuously improve an effective and efficient logistics engineering change process that enables controlled introduction of changes within Supply Chain, Manufacturing and Customer installed base;• Contribute to the further development of the Product Lifecycle Management department as part of Supply Chain Management. Take part in or lead initiatives or improvement projects on both levels of the organization.

Education and experience

Education Level: MSc in Industrial Engineering or Supply Chain / Logistics. Experience: • Work experience of more than 7 years of which more than 2 years in new product introductions;• Experience in planning and logistics processes in a high-tech, low-volume environment;• Experience as a project engineer in a high-tech, low volume environment (e.g. Supply Chain Engineering, Production Engineering);• Experience in process development and IT related automation of processes;• Experience in driving change.


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:

• Assertive, pro-active problem solver;• Analytical, structure and organizational skills;• Team player. Good social and communication skills; • Affinity with a technical environment.

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

Supply Chain Management (PLM) is responsible for all inbound and outbound flows to and from the factory. New Product Logistics Coordinators are part of Supply Chain Management Product Lifecycle Management. The holder of this position reports to the Manager Product Lifecycle Management. Strong interfaces exist with Development and regular supply chain departments such as Customer Supply Chain Management, Supplier Network Management, Sourcing Logistics, Production Planning, System Test and Integration and Procurement.Need to know more about applying for a job at ASML? Read our frequently asked questions.

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