Lead Tester (embedded Software)

Research & development

Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


3-7 years



Job Category

Computer science & software engineering



Published: 28 days ago Job ID: req52485

Introduction to the job

Do you have a passion for quality and automation and feel energized when you prevent issues ending up in the hands of customer?
Do you always look for opportunities to improve quality and to automate testing, integration and delivery steps?

ASML Embedded SW department is looking for Senior Test Automation engineers who can take their teams to the next level.

Role and responsibilities

Job Description
• Design, build and maintain automated tests and integrate them with the CI pipeline
• Implement and/or assist new automated tests and maintain existing tests
• Follow and apply industry trends and new practices, test automation tools, and methodologies
• Review functional and software requirements and provide relevant input
• Proactively support TDD (Test Driven Development) adaption
• Contribute towards predictable delivery of changes by creating/maturing integration, testing and delivery pipelines
• Improve test artefact management and traceability matrix within the team
• Contribute to maturing of test competence within the department
• Be part of Agile development teams and work closely with Developers
• Use appropriate metrics to validate and improve software quality
• Contribute in improving simulation environments

Education and experience

• A technical Bachelor or Master degree, with a Master in Computer Science being preferred.
• ISTQB or T-Map Certificate

• 5+ years of experience in embedded software testing in high-tech systems
• Experience with automation, CI/CD practices, tools and scripting
• Experience with version control (e.g. Clear Case, git), continuous integration, FMEA, test automation, stubs and mocks (e.g. Google Mock)
• Experience with programming/scripting/automation, like: C, C++, Unix (e.g. csh), Linux, Python
• Good understanding of Agile concepts and experience working in an Agile environment
• Preferably experience of working in a large organization


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:

•Takes initiative, shows ownership, able to influence without authority
•Analytical skills, different levels of abstract thinking
Team player
•Likes to break the system
•Flexible and goal oriented, able to realize progress within an uncertain, rapidly changing environment
•Fluent in 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

This position requires access to U.S. controlled technology, as defined in the United States Export Administration Regulations. Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to access such U.S. controlled technology prior to beginning work.

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If you are interested in this vacancy please apply.

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