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Competence Engineer Service Lab


Chemistry & materials science


Other technical job categories

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands



Work Experience

3-7 years

Job Category

Chemistry & materials science, Physics, Other technical job categories



Job ID: J-00274848-777

Introduction to the job

Are you challenged by applications engineering in a dynamic high-tech environment with State-of-the-Art equipment? And would you like to help to optimize and maintain the Service Lab? And do you have a technical BSc / MSc degree, complemented with working experience on development applications? We might be looking for you!

Role and responsibilities

The mission of the Process Competency Engineer is to optimize and maintain the Service Lab by working closely together with peers to ensure a smooth introduction of new (photo resist) processes and equipment.

  • Works closely together with the different departments Development, Customer Support & Production Engineering to ensure a smooth introduction of new (photo resist) processes, way of working around wafer processing & cleaning in
  • Operations by setting design requirements on manufacturability and serviceability and participating in early design reviews.
  • Creates & maintains work instructions according to standards applicable. Create and give knowledge transfers.
  • Trouble shoot wafer processing issues (2nd Line support). Participate in call out scheme.
  • Create and maintain capacity forecasts. Signal financial consequences of resources (tools, facilities and manpower) due to the introduction of new products or way of workings.
  • Contribute to continuous improvement initiatives such as cycle time reduction, defect reduction, cost reductions (wafer consumption) continuous improvement all within the scope and related to wafer processing.

Education and experience

  • BSc / MSc technical degree in Chemistry (preferred) / Physics/ Optics / Mechanics;
  • Relevant working experience w.r.t. development applications and/or manufacturing processes in a high tech, low volume environment;
  • At least 3 years of relevant working experience in the field of technical production engineering and quality methodology such as statistical process control and FMEA is an advantage;
  • General Lithography experience in the field of wafer processing: photoresist processing, cleaning, metrology (CD, Overlay).


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:

  • Broad technical knowledge, Strong analytical mind.
  • Get-on and do it mentality, very active, plenty of initiative.
  • Focused on quality, continuous improvement, good social and communication skills.
  • Adequate English (Dutch is a pre) skills in speech and writing.

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 vacancy is a day shift position (Fix or Flex) within the group “GMF MS SL Engineering” and main task is the quality engineering of the Service Lab for processing for the TWINSCAN & EUV factory. In the Service Lab wafers and reticles are prepared (coated) for exposure, processed after exposure, measured and recycled.

The holder of this position reports to the Manager Service Lab Engineering.

Please add your recent CV and motivation / cover letter to your application for this position.

We will not process your application without the above mentioned documents.

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