C/C++ (Embedded) Software Engineer

Research & development

Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


3-7 years



Job Category

Computer science & software engineering

Published: 14 days ago Job ID: req56454

Introduction to the Job

The Embedded Software EUV department is currently growing and we have multiple vacancies available.

We are looking for experienced designers as well as junior engineers to join our team.

If you are a talented design engineer and you are interested to further develop or to begin your career within ASML, please apply!

Are you an experienced software designer looking for an exciting new challenge? Would you like to develop & improve the software for our EUV systems?

Do you want to learn more about our state of the art EUV technology? Check out this video: https://youtu.be/Jv40Viz-KTc

Role and responsibilities

As a Software Design Engineer you will provide software solutions that enable the EUV business line to create products, with the agreed quality, costs and timing, that meet our customer's needs.

We enable the EUV product lifecycle by taking responsibility for the definition and execution of software technology roadmaps that support the realization of the product roadmaps.

You will specify, design, develop, realize, integrate, and test (sub-)modules / tools, in cooperation with other disciplines and suppliers, within the limits of system specifications, costs, and project planning, to ensure the timely realization of (sub-) modules as part of competitive, achievable, and serviceable products.

Key Activity Areas:

  • Perform Feasibility studies of future products to have technical feasible specifications of future products.
  • Secure Product quality to develop products that meet specifications or have accepted deviations.
  • Coordinate Product development so that product specifications, designs are created reviewed, approved and maintained and deliverables are developed.
  • Define, plan, manage and coordinate assigned projects, execute and deliver within the project management guidelines.
  • Advice, minimize development risks stemming from incomplete or insufficient knowledge.
  • Communicate and create documentation about the product including relevant assumptions and restriction to all relevant parties.
  • Make State-of-the-art Knowledge on areas relevant to the product available.
  • Organize, coordinate, optimize, lead, coach, develop and appraise employees within the person's expertise / team
  • Integrate sub-systems into the system, execute configuration management, and provide support to projects

Education and experience

  • Bachelor or Master with an education in Computer Science, Informatics, Embedded Systems or equivalent
  • Software Engineer with 3-10 years of experience in large-scale software applications - embedded or application level programming by means of C, C++, Python, Linux, UML, OOP, Design Patterns, Clearcase, SVN, Git, Jenkins, Matlab.
  • Experience with Model Driven Engineering is an advantage.
  • Knowledge / previous experience with Agile, Scrum, V-Model.
  • Technical background of semiconductor industry processes, process integration, process control, semiconductor devices and manufacturing 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.

Our company values are of outmost importance, therefore we wish our future colleagues to be in line with us:

We challenge: we eagerly refine our ideas and processes pushing technology and results to new limits

We collaborate: we work together with our stakeholders in order to create the best solutions for ASML as a whole;

We care: we act with integrity, respecting people, society and the planet. We take responsibility to take safe, inclusive and trusting environment for everyone.

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

As part of our evaluation process, we have included an online pre-recorded interview which has two components: a short video interview and a coding challenge.

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

ASML does not accept unsolicited resumes from any agencies that have not signed a mutual service agreement. All unsolicited resumes will be considered ASML’s property, and ASML will not be obligated to pay a referral fee. This includes resumes submitted directly to hiring managers without contacting the Resource Center Department.

ASML is GDPR compliant, therefore we cannot process applications sent outside of our recruitment system.
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