System Industrialization Architect

Research & development

Other technical job categories

Mechanical engineering


In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & development


8+ years



Job Category

Other technical job categories, Mechanical engineering, Physics



Published: 18 days ago Job ID: J-00261591-817

Introduction to the job

DE PI EUV System Industrialization Department has the responsibility to enable ASML’s product road map particularly for Availability, Cycle Time and Cost aspects of ASML’s lithography machines such that it reaches to best industrialized state, as robust as possible and as quick as possible.
This responsibility involves cooperation of many teams for highly complex and cross sector topics such as Manufacturing and Service Sequences, MTTR, DDFs, AVAS and AVM. In the meantime we strongly believe that this complexity is best to be handled with efficient processes, tools and reports that we call means and methods.
This role might be for you, if you enjoy working at system level, being creative and enabling system industrialization teams with most efficient/effective means and methods in a very complex technical and sectoral environment

Role and responsibilities

Role of System Industrialization Means and Methods Architect is enabling System Industrialization Road map by providing most efficient/effective means and methods architecture based on needs of PGP projects.

  • Create and own overarching system industrialization means and methods architecture for processes, tools and reports (including underlying KPIs)
  • Guide, lead, organize, drive and work together with several technical competence (TC) architects and subject matter experts to make sure means and methods architecture covers all necessities of system industrialization TCs.
  • Understand and elicitate needs of system industrialization PGP projects and convert their needs to requirements via SEG like documentation (e.g. SPS, SDS, EPS etc.)
  • Enable and guide solution providers with strongly defined system level requirements
  • Join/contribute means and methods verification/validation testing as customer
  • Identify end to end value streams (e.g. service action readiness) at L5 level and plot all department means and methods on value streams.
  • Identify means and methods gaps, end state of them and define/own an enabling road map.
  • Work in close cooperation with Lead System Industrialization (SI) architect to enable SI road map via matching Means and Methods road map.
  • Support system industrialization department for annual target setting and execution by identifying most important means and methods topics and their work breakdown.
  • Report achievements, results and status of activities to Means and Methods Group Lead

Education and experience

Bachelor or Master degree in Engineering or comparable with experience or background in integration of complex systems/equipment.

  • Knowledge on system level industrialization aspects such as availability, cycle time diagnostics, manufacturing/service sequences and cost (as generalist).
  • Very strong skill and experience regarding stakeholder management
  • Very strong communicator on different levels.
  • Taking Technical Leadership to drive all stakeholder (including solution providers) towards success
  • Technical knowledge of EUV systems (knowing DUV is a plus)
  • We are looking for a Sr professional with at least 10 years of same or similar experience
    Being involved in business change management of complex organizations is a plus


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:

  • Knowledge of way of working within ASML sectors (factory, CS and ONE)
  • Experience with new product introductions and PGP
  • Able to Prioritize and delegate
  • Self-propelling
  • Pro-active, entrepreneur, leadership
  • Good communicative with people at different experience levels (Jr Engineers to VPs)
  • Persuasive towards stakeholders
  • Stress-resistant
  • Able to use a pragmatic approach
  • Calm, guiding and result oriented

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

The EUV DE (Development & Engineering) SID (System Industrialization Department) department is responsible for driving the design and actual performance of Cycle Time and Mean-Time-to-Repair to meet customer expectations at reduced manufacturing, service and upgrade cost for ASML. We own the design and integration of system sequences to enable early and shared learning for manufacturing, service and upgrade of EUV systems.

The EUV DE System Industrialization Means and Methods group within the department is responsible for responsible for developing the "Process Design & Engineering" and "Verification & Validation" of Engineering business capabilities as defined in the ASML House of Capabilities, setting up the x-sector Industrialization Process Framework, and will be owning the business process architecture to support improvement projects like BoM/BoP, WI2.0 and GEAR.


  • System Industrialization Lead Architect
  • ONE WorkPrep Cluster
  • Solution Providers
  • Technical Competence Architects
  • System Engineering (SE)
  • Availability, Cycle Time, Cost, Diagnostics, Sequence Integration experts/engineers
  • DE/FC architects
  • EUV operations (CS/EF)
  • PGP NPI Programs/Project

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