System Integration and Test Engineer

Research & development

Mechanical engineering

In a nutshell


San Jose - CA, US


Research & development


0-2 years



Job Category

Mechanical engineering



Published: 30+ days ago Job ID: J-00257369-938

Introduction to the job

ASML US, including its affiliates and subsidiaries, bring together the most creative minds in science and technology to develop lithography machines that are key to producing faster, cheaper, more energy-efficient microchips. We design, develop, integrate, market and service these advanced machines, which enable our customers - the world’s leading chipmakers - to reduce the size and increase the functionality of their microchips, which in turn leads to smaller, more powerful consumer electronics. Our headquarters are in Veldhoven, Netherlands, and we have 18 office locations around the United States including main offices in Chandler, Arizona, San Jose and San Diego, California, Wilton, Connecticut, and Hillsboro, Oregon.

The mission of the System Integration department is to integrate modules and software into a proto system and prove that the system can meet the specifications. As a proto integrator you are responsible for securing maximum utilization of your proto system.

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 the Company to proceed with candidates who are immediately eligible to access controlled technology.

Role and responsibilities

As a proto integrator you will define and manage the daily planning on your proto. In close collaboration with a team of System Integration engineers and Development engineers you plan, report out and escalate where needed on the daily proto plan. With your Project Leader you will plan and prepare defined Integration Packages for the proto system mid-term plan.

On this position you will be responsible for:

  • Proto Integration plan:
  • Create and maintain proto integration plan (mid-term) for at least 1 proto system in line with the product development master plan.
  • Create and maintain a daily plan for at least 1 proto system based on the mid-term proto integration plan.
  • Be the first point of contact for obstacles preventing progress. Issue Navigation.
  • Ensure team communication is established and reports are flowing timely.
  • Daily management of proto integration:
  • Be the first point of contact for obstacles preventing progress.
  • Set priorities and adjust plan in case of disturbances.
  • Report out on status of the proto system(s) in close collaboration with your team of System Integration engineers.
  • Create and Maintain Upgrade plans
  • Create and Maintain Install/ Build Up plans
  • Issue Management:
  • Make sure all issues found on proto systems are properly diagnosed and reported.
  • Chair product integration issue management meeting.
  • Machine Performance and Configuration Control:
  • Plan the hardware and software configuration of the proto system over time.
  • Keep track of system configuration and upgrades necessary
  • Other duties as assigned

Education and experience

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and/or experience into the direction of Mechanical, Mechatronics, Physics, Aerospace or Electrical Engineering
Master’s degree is a plus


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:

  • Strong team player with proven ability to perform effectively in a demanding environment with changing workloads
  • Result driven, demonstrates ownership and accountability.
  • Identifies bottlenecks and drives improvements.
  • Demonstrate open, clear, concise and professional communication.
  • Can work independently and as part of a team and follow through on assignments with minimal supervision.
  • Able to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with co-workers and internal customers with differing backgrounds and at various hierarchical levels .
  • Strong analytic capability and a pro-active initiating attitude
  • Detailed level planning skills
  • Experience with MS Project is a plus

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

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability

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