Precision Machining Development Engineer (m/f/d)

Research & development

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Berlin, Germany


Research & development

Work Experience

3-7 years

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Published: 30+ days ago Job ID: 724

Introduction to the job

ASML Berlin GmbH (formerly Berliner Glas GmbH) is a major ASML R&D and manufacturing site, with expertise in optics and wafer chuck technology. Over 1,200 employees work at ASML Berlin in Germany. They develop and produce several key components for ASML lithography systems, including wafer tables and clamps, reticle chucks and mirror blocks.

ASML is a leading supplier to the semiconductor industry. The company provides chipmakers with hardware, software and services to mass produce the patterns of integrated circuits (microchips). Together with its partners, ASML drives the advancement of more affordable, more powerful, more energy-efficient microchips.
In our high-tech small production runs, single part and prototype production, you will support us in the high-precision manufacture of optical components, assemblies and systems made of glass, glass ceramics and ceramics.

In our "Research & Technology" division, you will be conducting research in an industrial environment, which will include the basic principles for developing new components as well as the measuring and production technologies needed for the production processes. You will be working in interdisciplinary teams, have access to modern equipment and research laboratories and cooperate with institutes and universities. You will develop concepts for the next generations of our key components and work on making them real using new technologies. To do this, we are growing rapidly and are looking for new talent to join us in pushing technology to new frontiers.

Role and responsibilities

  • Developing innovative technologies for producing high-end wafer stage components made from glass and ceramics

  • Producing demonstrators to qualify developed solutions

  • Using the processes to realize new product prototypes

  • Specifying and realizing machines and systems for volume production

  • Transferring the developed technology packages that are ready for pilot series production to the operation divisions

Education and experience

  • Engineering degree with a focus on mechanical engineering or optical technologies

  • Sound experience in developing or producing precision optical components or in ultra-precision machining

  • Experienced handling of CNC machines as well as common CAD/CAM systems

  • Extensive understanding of manufacturing technologies used for machining brittle materials such as glass and high-performance ceramics

  • High degree of self-initiative and creativity

  • Good communication skills, ability to work in a team

  • Very good knowledge of German and English

Other information

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 per-sons 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.

We offer

  • A job with a promising future in Berlin Neukölln

  • Flexible structuring of daily work hours

  • We reward performance with attractive compensation (including Christmas and holiday bonuses as well as variable compensation components)

  • A varied and innovative work environment on a strong team

  • We offer you specific opportunities for advanced training and development so that we can realize your professional plans for the future together

  • Flat hierarchies and short decision-making processes that encourage independent work

  • The opportunity to convert variable compensation components into additional days off

  • We promote team spirit through regular company events

  • Extensive health and sports offers (e.g. subsidy for sports activities, health days, company doctor, free vaccinations, etc.)

  • A variety of attractive discounts


We are looking for people who can shape the future with us and inspire themselves and others for innovative technologies, new challenges and future-oriented solutions. Does this appeal to you? Then apply using our online application form, stating your salary requirements and earliest possible joining date. We look forward to receiving your application.

Your contact 

Erzsebet Szoke
HR Department

[email protected]

Please use our online portal for your application.

Questions regarding the recruitment process? Here you can contact us directly: +49 71189989397.

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