29 days ago - req8730

Mechanical Design Engineer for Test Equipment

Research & development

Mechanical engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


3-7 years



Job Category

Mechanical engineering




Within ASML the sector Development & Engineering is responsible for the specification and the design of the ASML products. The department Mechanical Development is responsible for specification, design, integration and qualification of the mechanical (sub)-systems and components.

The group Test and Measurement Facilities (TMF) is responsible for test strategy, design, realization and analysis on these mechanical (sub)-systems and components.

Within TMF, dedicated teams are responsible for testing specific products and competences - in this position you will be the responsible Mechanical Design Engineer for one of those teams.

Job Mission

To contribute to the development of test equipment by specification, architecture, design, mechanical calculations, technical budget analysis, integration and test execution of mechanical components or subsystems.

Job Description

  • Specifies and designs the test equipment to realize the required performance.
  • Uses state of the art design methods and construction principles to ensure adequate designs that can be realized from a technical and manufacturability perspective.
  • Drives the qualification of the design by contributing to the specification of tests and the design and realization of test equipment.
  • Assists in the building and testing of prototypes (test equipment).
  • Delivers the technical product documentation that is needed for manufacturing of test equipment.


Bachelor or Master degree within Mechanics or Mechatronics with 3 or more years of experience.


  • Well educated and experienced in the application of construction principles.
  • Experienced in making stiffness and strength calculations.
  • Well-developed ability to design concepts and a pragmatic attitude to translate concepts into practical designs that meet the specified requirements.
  • Experience with 3D CAD modeling tools is required, preferably Unigraphics.

Preferably knowledge or experience within the following competences:

  • Fatigue of elastic elements.
  • Dynamical behavior of mechanical systems.
  • Advanced materials (metals, ceramics, glass).
  • Joining technologies: fasteners, adhesives, welding etc.

Personal skills

  • Very good technical skills with a pragmatic attitude.
  • Creative thinking capability.
  • Critical on results.
  • Good communicational skills, team player and good knowledge of the English language.

Other Information

ASML creates the conditions that enable you to realize your full potential. We provide state-of-the-art facilities, opportunities to develop your talents, international career opportunities, a stimulating and inspiring environment, and most of all, the commitment of a company that recognizes and rewards outstanding performance. What’s it like working at ASML? Find out more on our YouTube page and our Working at ASML website.
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ASML website: https://www.asml.com

If you're motivated to apply for this position - please include a recent and complete CV, cover letter, and if possible, your (design) portfolio when applying. After applying - Recruitment makes a first assessment of your suitability for the job, if positive - your application will be put up for review to the manager(s), if positive - you will be invited for interviews where the goal for both sides is to figure out if there's a good foundation to work together. Our selection process includes an online talent exploration that gathers information about your key drivers, personal values, motivators and career ambitions. The talent exploration enables both you and us to find out if there’s a match – not only for today, but also for your future career at ASML.