Software Engineering Internship : Github Action for Patch Creation

Research & development

Computer science & software engineering

Data science

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development

Work Experience

No experience (Student)

Job Category

Computer science & software engineering, Data science

Job ID: J-00270928-356


Are you studying Software Engineering? Are you passionate about Automation and Continuous Integration? Then this internship might be interesting for you!

Background information

Embedded Software Common & DUV Department delivers integrated embedded software solutions that support the business success of ASML. The wafer stage (WS) and reticle stage (RS) of the TWINSCAN machines must be moved with high speeds and extreme accuracy. Stage Positioning Measurement (SPM) is part of the stage control systems, measuring the stages in 6 dimensions with sub-nanometer resolution at 20-40 kHz.

Complicated changes are qualified on an actual machine using various kinds of Patches which are not based on the main-line changes. Hence it is required to backport certain commits to a different branch. The goal is to automate the creation of such Patches.

Your assignment

These are the concrete activities for this assignment:

  • Familiarize with ASML Patch way of working,
  • Determine the typical use-cases of Patch creation for a developer,
  • Create a Github Action which automates most part of these use-cases of Patch creation and qualification for a developer.
  • Design a simple user-interface to cover all the use-cases
  • Generalize the Github Action so that it can be used by all ASML developers.
  • Integrate to existing JIRA dashboards

Your profile

To be the perfect match for this internship you:

  • Have Integration Experience
  • Have experience with Github actions, Scripting (Python), Automation and JIRA
  • Have the ability to work independently.
  • Are passionate about Automation and Continuous Integration

This is a Bachelor apprentice internship with a duration of 6 months, 5 days per week. The start date is May 2023.

Please note that we can only consider students who are enrolled at a university for the entire duration of the internship.

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. Business demands may require ASML to proceed with applicants who are immediately eligible to access U.S. controlled technology.

Diversity and 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

What ASML offers:

Your internship will be in one of the leading Dutch corporations, gaining valuable experience in a highly dynamic environment. You will receive a monthly internship allowance based on your educational level and number of days per week, plus a possible housing and/or travel allowance. More information on the allowances can be found on our website. In addition, you will get expert, practical guidance and the chance to work in and experience a dynamic, innovative team environment.

ASML: Be part of progress

We make machines that make chips – the hearts of the devices that keep us informed, entertained and safe; that improve our quality of life and help to tackle the world’s toughest problems.

We build some of the most amazing machines that you will ever see, and the applications to run them. Never satisfied, we measure our performance in units that begin with pico or nano.

We believe we can always do better. We believe the winning idea can come from anyone. We love what we do – not because it’s easy, but because it’s hard. At ASML we are always pushing technology further.

Students: Getting ready for the real-world

Teamwork is key within ASML. Our R&D team is more than 5,500 people strong and worldwide we form one big team with over 25,000 employees. These colleagues have 123 different nationalities and work at our major sites on three continents.

Dozens of diverse, interdisciplinary teams work in parallel to meet a challenging development schedule. In this inspiring environment, your colleagues may be sitting next door, or they could be thousands of kilometers away in a different country, or even working for a different company.

An internship at ASML is your opportunity to get to know this world and get a feel for that excites you most. Use your education, gain real-life working experience and explore the world of high-tech – all at the same time.

How will you be part of progress?

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