Electron Optics Engineer

In a nutshell


Delft, Netherlands



Published: 11 days ago Job ID: J-00260740-547

Introduction to the job

ASML is the world's leading provider of lithography systems for the semiconductor industry, manufacturing complex machines that are critical to the production of integrated circuits or chips.

Multi e-Beam Inspection tools are part of ASML’s holistic lithography portfolio. ASML has an Electron Optical competence center in Delft, with multi-disciplinary teams, where we combine Research with Development & Engineering and deliver modules and system designs for the Multi e-Beam Inspection products.

Role and responsibilities

We are looking for an experienced physicist who can join one of the teams focused on system design and electron optical simulations. Being able to start off with few requirements on a product roadmap or a coarse conceptual design, your team delivers solutions which enable system engineering to decide on a next generation tools or to other engineers to complete their detailed designs. These designs will be used in a production environment, so the manufacturability of your proposals, but also the applicability of the design in the field are important aspects to consider.

At ASML-Delft we focus on the development of electron-optical inspection tools. It is a cost-competitive market, demanding fast iterations and high quality. In this challenging environment we need you to:

- Translate requirements on a product roadmap to reliable system design or module design proposals and actively participate in design reviews and collaborate with experts in the field.
-Translate hardware and software requirements on a product roadmap to reliable module design proposals.
- Operate as a team-player in cross-functional teams.
- Bring forward efficient methods to analyze data from the complex electron optical system and translating them into new software upgrades, saving the customer valuable time.
- Interact with stakeholders and suppliers.
- Actively participate in design process and collaborate with experts in the fields of electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, and mechatronics.
- Operate as a team-player in cross-functional teams.
- Deliver high quality documentation.

Education and experience

You have an MSc or PhD in applied physics or applied mathematics.

You have 0-3 years of relevant working experience.
You have experience with experimental setups, data analysis, simulations, and modeling.
You have broad physics knowledge.
You show excellent skills in technical writing, communication, and presentation techniques.


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:
- Flexible and openminded, you are able to cope with changing requirements, deadlines and priorities.
- Highly motivated team player with excellent social, coordination and communication skills.
- Ability to work in an international multicultural setting.
- You are goal-oriented and self-initiating.
- You are hands-on and pragmatic.

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

Please submit your resume and cover letter when applying for this position.
ASML’s Development & Engineering (D&E) sector is responsible for the specification, design, and realization of all products in the ASML portfolio and has a department in Delft.
Within the D&E sector, our department is responsible for functions, modules, technical competences and qualification tools for inspection equipment, in particular multi-beam electron microscopes.

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*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.

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