Product Owner EUV Source Laser Integration

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands

Published: 10 days ago Job ID: J-00252748-408

Introduction to the job

Do you enjoy teamwork, sharing a vision and solving problems using creative thinking? If so you will enjoy ASML. It’s a great opportunity for professional development and personal growth, especially when you are a true self-starter, and like making contact with different disciplines at different levels. Within ASML the Sector Development & Engineering (D&E) is responsible for the planning, development and delivery of integrated solutions that meet business requirements.

The department ED EUV DE Source Laser is responsible for delivering the specification, design, integration and validation of the (CO2) Laser system which is a key part of the EUV Source.

Role and responsibilities

In this job you will lead the integration wagon as part of the OMEGA (Optical Module Engineering Agile) Release Train. The mission of this train is to design and industrialize the next generation of optical components of our CO2-laser system as part of the EUV source. Goal is to increase optical power and get better, more stable performance which is a constant demand for our systems. Also, to improve usability by our customers and our Customer Support teams, the optical system has to become more automated and more robust to failure and faster to recover. This requires mastering the full chain from requirement specification, design, and integration into the optical platform of high power optical elements and metrology systems starting from Drive laser exit to droplet.

More specifically the task of the integration team is to de-risk, qualify, test and troubleshoot the optical modules including new software and hardware functionalities. As an Product Owner within the integration group your mission is to lead a group of 10 engineers and secure all deliverables are executed as planned during the PIPE event.

You will be a product owner within the Integration Team within the Omega train and will play a leading role in integrating and troubleshooting the optical elements in the source laser system.

Main Responsibilities:

  • End2end ownership of team deliverables
  • Balances ASML priorities at team level: (system) function roadmap, program deliverables, architecture, factory and field feedback
  • Creates long term plan incl estimate to completion for his team and aligns it with Project Leads / Epic Owners
  • Manages (multidisciplinary) team deliverables, risks, dependencies (in- and outside the ART), x-sector deliverables, co-developers and suppliers (delivery, time, cost), stakeholders and escalations
  • Communicates and sets the priorities of the team backlog and ensure the scrum team understands why it is important for ASML
  • Cooperates with the Scrum Master to drive the team towards results and identify team improvements
  • Teams up with other (Chief) Product Owners to align on priorities of the Agile Release Train (ART) and team backlog
  • Slices the work into smaller valuable pieces in close collaboration with the team
  • Prepares the team backlog for the upcoming sprint and ensures its properly prioritized for the next iteration
  • Quality product wise (acceptance as customer); facilitates the evaluation and acceptance of the sprint deliverables
  • Works with the Chief Product Owner

Education and experience

MSc in a technical area, which is preferably related to Physics Optics and/or Integration validation and verification strategies.

  • Project management experience – Has been the lead for at least 3 years with team size of 10 or more people
  • People management skills – Has experience in balancing personal and development needs with driving for deliveries
  • Knowledge and understanding of at least one of the following: mechanics, laser, physical and optical phenomena.
  • Several years of experience within an integration environment is preferable.


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:

·Acts as the voice of the customer and communicates why deliverables are important

·Is present to answer questions from the team

·Makes sound decisions to give direction to the team

·Looks forward to the next iteration, breaking down the large work items into small ones

·Contributes to refinement of the work items

·Ensures focus of the team on PI deliverables and keeps the team from getting distracted

·Challenges the team in view of the Agile key performance indicators towards greater efficiency

·Chairs the team demo

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.

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SAFE, Product Owner, Project Management, Integration, Escalation handling, Optics, Test rig/lab, PERT, TPS, TAR

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