Senior Software Engineer

Design Engineering and Architecture


In a nutshell


San Jose, US


Design Engineering and Architecture

Work Experience

0-1 year, 2-3 years, 4-9 years, 10-15 years

Educational Background

Physics, Materials Science, Electrical Engineering

Job Category




Programming Language

C++, C, Python

Remote Work


Time Type

Full time

Job ID: J-00283263


We are looking for a highly talented individual to join our software development team. In this position, you will be responsible for designing, creating, and developing software for ASML world-class products.You will have the opportunity to work with software developers, hardware engineers and the application engineering organization on a regular basis.


  • Master's Degree with 3+ years of work experience or PhD in Physics, Computer Science or other applicable engineering degree required.
  • Clear understanding of imaging theories (Abbe, Hopkins)
  • Competency in programming with Matlab, Python required. Additional Competency in C++, C, for imaging product development preferred.
  • Experience in RET/OPC and rigorous simulation (RCWA, FDTD)
  • Knowledge in EUV lithography preferred
  • Knowledge in optimization methods
  • Presentation and customer support skills
  • Ability to explore new applications of our existing product line


  • Create product specification based on Marketing/customer inputs
  • Conduct feasibility studies, prototype testing and generate feature proof data
  • Documentation including the user’s manual and other technical documents
  • knowledge of data analytics and machine learning
  • Research, evaluate, and present statistical or Machine Learning methods to provide actionable insights
  • Provide training to field engineers and key customers
  • Knowledge on chemical amplified resist, Negative tone development and resist processing is a plus
  • Familiar with ASML scanner system and the key imaging modules is a plus.
  • Some domestic and international travel required.

Diversity and 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.

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability

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The current base annual salary range for this role is currently $141,750-$236,250. Pay scales are determined by role, level, location and alignment with market data. Individual pay is determined through interviews and an assessment of several factors that that are unique to each candidate, including but not limited to job-related skills, relevant education and experience, certifications, abilities of the candidate and pay relative to other team members. Our recruiters can share more information about our bonus program, benefits and equity during the hiring process.