30+ days ago - req8507

Senior Test Automation Engineer (Embedded Software)

Research & development

Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


8+ years



Job Category

Computer science & software engineering




The ASML sector Development & Engineering is responsible for specification and design of ASML products. In this sector, the department Embedded Software Design (ESD) ensures delivery of integrated embedded software solutions that support the business success of ASML with agreed quality, cost and in-time.

The Senior Test Automation Engineer (Embedded Software) is a member of the software development team and will be responsible for testing and automation related activities. You will work in close cooperation with your team members, while staying independent in testing domain.

Job Mission

The Software Test Automation Engineer (Embedded Software) is responsible for testing the team deliverables, aiming for higher quality software, early bug finding and earlier delivery.

Job Description

  • Review requirements and specifications, write test plan, implement test plan, execute, report;
  • Develop test competence and contribute to continuous ESD test methodology improvement;
  • Together with others, write test scripts and propose tools that make testing more efficient and effective;
  • Test Impact determination: In discussion with system engineers, architects and developers, you will determine the impact of a deliverable to be able to define a smart set of testcases. You will look at these deliverables from a customer’s point-of-view.

Keywords: embedded; static, functional, non-functional and heuristic testing; unit test (Black Box & Gray Box), subsystem test and integration test on basis of requirements and specifications; test methodology, test competence; close cooperation with designers, independent.


  • Bachelor or Master educational level in Computer Science, Physics, Electronics, Mechanics, Mathematics or comparable;
  • ISTQB and/or T-Map certificate.


  • Experience in testing high-tech systems, including non-functional testing;
  • Experience with complex embedded systems;
  • Experience in writing test plans on basis of requirements, design documents and implicit knowledge of people;
  • Experience with programming/scripting/automation, like: C, C++, Unix (e.g. csh), Linux, Python;
  • Experience with version control (e.g. Clear Case, git), continuous integration, FMEA, test automation, stubs and mocks (e.g. Google Mock).

Personal skills

  • Strong communicative personality with a pragmatic attitude;
  • Excellent co-operation skills;
  • Analytical skills, different levels of abstract thinking;
  • Likes to break the system and understand how it works;
  • Flexible and goal oriented, able to realize progress within an uncertain, rapidly changing environment;
  • Able to work under pressure, takes ownership and is decisive.

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