Senior computer systems infrastructure and 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: 12 days ago Job ID: J-00261963-463

Introduction to the job

We are Software Infrastructure and Computer Systems (SICS), the department that provides the software and hardware platform for our lithography systems – the heart of ASML.

We are more than just software, networking, operating systems or computer systems; therefore our work is more than just design, virtualization or pure infrastructure. Our projects are extremely complex, the risks that we take are high and the outcome is often a technical wonder.

We are at the heart of ASML and our hearts beat Linux!
Since the number of our projects is continuously growing, our department is growing as well.
We are looking for people who are as passionate about Linux as we are.
We also love Python, virtualization, abstracting operating systems, networking and we love to put it all together and create unique, reliable systems which will enable our internal clients to create state of the art technical solutions.

Are you an experienced engineer with a strong background in developing software and configuring Linux ecosystems?
Does your heart beat Linux? Apply and let’s talk!

Role and responsibilities

Together with a talented team you will work on:

  • Enhancing, managing and maintaining the network and operating systems solutions.
  • Reducing the number of manual actions required
  • Enhancing security
  • Providing a higher availability
  • Creating and configuring the Linux operating system using Python and Ansible

Together with a talented team you will work on enhancing, managing and maintaining the operating systems, network and storage solutions. It includes the reducing a number of manual actions required, enhancing security, providing a higher availability and creating and configuring the Linux operating system using Python.

Education and experience

  • Technical University Bachelor or University of applied sciences Bachelor (HBO) in a Computer Science or a related technical field
  • Might consider a junior candidate with2 years of experienceafter university
  • At least 3 years’of relevant working experience in complex technical environment
  • Solid experience as a Linux developer or equivalent within a high tech, enterprise environment
  • Scripting languages such as Python, Bash
  • Experience in configuring, using and debugging network technologies such as DNS, DHCP, HTTP, Routing, NTP and NFS, WindRiver
  • Experience in working with large code bases and configuration management systems (e.g. GIT, Artifactory)
  • Knowledge of continuous delivery process and technologies (GIT, Jenkins, Ansible, Jira)
  • Experience in creating high level designs and writing documentation.
  • Experience with hardware architectures like x86, PPC, GPU
  • Working in Agile environment (Scrum/SAFe, MVP thinking)


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:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Result-driven
  • Proactive attitude
  • Enthusiastic, flexible and assertive
  • Business awareness (ability to translate value based discussions into technical deployments)
  • Able to work in dynamic environment
  • High degree of autonomy
  • Fluent English
  • Engineering background, should beconversant with python, (scripting and programming) and Linux for operating system

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

Within ASML, the sector Development & Engineering (D&E) is responsible for the specification, design and engineering of the ASML products. Within D&E, the Software Cluster is concerned with the design, development, testing and integration of the complete software package which drives a generation of ASML products. Inside the Software Cluster, the department Software Infrastructure and Computer Systems (SICS) is responsible for the integration and releasing of newly developed platform software, often in close cooperation with the electronics development department. This SICS platform drives a generation of several ASML products. You will be part of a software development team within the SICS department.

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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If you are interested in this vacancy please apply.

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