Senior Optical Design Engineer

Research & development

Optical engineering

Physics

Optical engineering

In a nutshell

Location

Veldhoven, Netherlands

Team

Research & development

Experience

8+ years

Degree

Master

Job Category

Optical engineering, Physics, Optical engineering

Published: 7 days ago Job ID: J-00262696-283

Introduction to the job

ASML is relentlessly driving the semiconductor industry’s ongoing quest for producing faster, smarter and
more energy efficient chips. We are a young, dynamic, international and highly skilled workforce creating,
with strong support of our suppliers, the lithographic tools the industry needs to achieve its goals.
Are you looking for a challenge to design, test, integrate and troubleshoot a state-of-the-art technology?
Then you will enjoy this position in the EUV dose and system transmission control group.

Role and responsibilities

As senior optics design engineer in the EUV dose and system transmission control group you will be responsible for the design, integration, qualification and troubleshooting of the EUV dose performance and calibration in the EUV scanners.
You will work in a fast paced and multi-disciplinary environment as part of a project team. Besides the technical aspects of the design also has aspects related to costs, reliability, availability and serviceability. Your responsibility is to take ownership of a project deliverable and drive that towards completion. This includes documentation, specification, qualification & integration as well as issue handling and supporting customer specific requests. In order to fulfill this role, you need to align within in the team on technical aspects, scope, planning and progress. Also, you need to collaborate with different competences and sectors (systems engineering, marketing and customer support) within ASML. Using your technical knowledge, analytical thinking and people skills, you will work closely together with the project team and interfacing projects and sectors. The job consists of:

  • Acquiring knowledge on the relationship between optical column and the imaging performance of the entire system in support of the customer use case optimization.
  • Contribute, in a team, to the development of dose specification and budgeting solutions for the EUV optical modules.
  • Specify, design, support implementation, qualify and integrate those solutions.
  • Contribute to troubleshoot and solving issues, escalations and customer specific requests. This involves analyzing data, connecting the results to physical phenomena and steer towards the proper solution directions.
  • Contribute to generation and maintenance of proof book data and machine performance overviews.
  • Working in a multi-disciplinary project and collaborate with supplier, factory and customer support teams.

Education and experience

  • MSc or PhD in engineering or physics, preferably with knowledge of optics.
  • Experience with working in teams in a multi-disciplinary high-tech environment is needed.
  • 5-10 years of work experience in an industrial R&D domain.

Skills

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:

  • Committed to deliver functionality within a complex system and drive the quality.
  • Strong analytic mindset, data driven; experience on developing optical systems is preferred.
  • Excellent communicational skills: ability to switch between complex matters and high-level conclusions, ability to convey these in an understandable fashion.
  • Team player can recognize strengths in a highly talented team, and also build a network within ASML.

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.

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