Product Owner

Research & development

Computer science & software engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


3-7 years



Job Category

Computer science & software engineering



Published: 13 days ago Job ID: req56520

Product Owner

Are you the Product Owner who is eager to understand and translate business requirements to software increments, and expand ASML’s fast growing business within our Development & Engineering department?

ASML provides chipmakers with hardware, software and services to mass produce patterns on silicon, helping to build the electronic devices that keep us informed, entertained and connected. Watch the video to learn more about ASML: ASML IN 1 MINUTE

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’ll be part of a creative, dynamic work environment where you’ll collaborate with different colleagues. You’ll have the flexibility and trust to choose how best to tackle tasks and solve problems.

As a Product Owner within ASML, you will inspire a team of engineers with your vision, leadership and focus on building the next generation of products.

There are multiple opportunities for junior, medior and senior candidates.

Role and Responsibilities

You are inspired by demanding projects in a multidisciplinary context. You’re effective in shielding your team from outside disturbances by filtering and prioritizing incoming requests. You will prepare the backlog of your team for the new Program Increments, and ensure that backlog items have acceptance criteria. You will be collaborating together with the Scrum Master and Chief Product Owner in the Agile Release Train (ART) and working with stakeholders from different disciplines.

Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills are crucial within this role. You will manage team deliverables, risks, dependencies (in- and outside the team), stakeholders and escalations. It is of importance to communicate and set priorities of the team backlog and ensure the team understands why their contribution is important for ASML. You are able to challenge the team to come with alternative solutions when needed.

Education and Experience


  • A masters or bachelor’s degree;
  • Agile and SAFe certifications;
  • A software background in a high-tech, multidisciplinary environment

Min. 2 year relevant Product Owner experience

  • Junior: 2 - 4 years’ technical leadership experience with one team;
  • Medior: 4 – 7 years’ of technical leadership experience with one or more teams;
  • Senior: Experience as a Product Owner in an Agile, high-tech, multidisciplinary environment


Within ASML (IT/ Development & Engineering departments) there are several Product Owner vacancies open:

  • IT Product & Technology Solution Delivery: supports mechanical, optical, electrical and software engineering, and bridges ASML with the customers through Customer Support in the field.
  • Enterprise IT Solution Delivery: delivers application solutions that support ASML-wide non-product related business capabilities.
  • Core IT: provides IT support services, including generic IT infrastructure services like laptops and desktops, telecom services, networks and datacenters.
  • IT general functions: provides pro-active direction on the overall IT solution landscape; safeguards the quality and continuous improvement of IT business processes.
  • Applications: develops, integrates, and qualifies functional modules and applications, and provides technical consulting by designing and implementing integral solutions for products developed by ASML.
  • Metrology: corrects imperfections that are made by hardware through software.
  • Software: delivers reliable and innovative software solutions, with a state-of-the-art software development environment that fits for the business purpose.

Application Process

Interested? Apply for Product Owner within ASML!

Your application will be treated as an open application, after which, if there is a match, your profile will be linked to a suitable and challenging position. If you have a specific preference for a department, please indicate this in your motivation letter.

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Diversity & Inclusivity

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

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