30+ days ago - req10069

Mechanical Team Leader Wafer Clamps

Research & Development

Mechanical engineering

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & Development


8+ years



Job Category

Mechanical engineering




Wafer clamps are the mechanical interface between our EUV machines and the wafers that we process. A product that needs to provide a nanometer accurate platform for over a million wafer passes. It requires the complex combination of precision engineering, tribology, materials and high precision manufacturing competences to realize this.

You are the leader of the team mechanical experts that drive and execute this development for multiple projects. You interface with the mechanical architect and PLs, identify, plan and execute the work with the team

Job Mission

Take full ownership of the hardware development or issues from start to end. Lead and inspire your team of precision mechanical experts to achieve optimal results in a multidisciplinary project setting. Support the project leads to achieve good quality results at the right time for our customers.

Job Description

  • Take the lead in running mechanical developments and issues.
  • Structure the development and guide the team to achieve good quality results.
  • Define and prioritize the activities to make realistic plan agreements.
  • Setup and maintain the team plan and drive for results.
  • Communicate clearly on the progress and needs to your stakeholders.
  • Organize a team of up to 10 engineers and coach them in their daily work.
  • Motivate and develop the members of your team.


Masters or PhD in Mechanical Engineering.


  • Over 10 years of experience in the development of precision hardware.
  • Multiple years of experience in leading a team of technical experts.
  • Knowledge of precision engineering, optics/ceramic manufacturing techniques and tribology is required.

Personal skills

  • Highly motivated team player with excellent social, coordination and communication skills.
  • Ability to provide technical direction, motivate and steer a team of professionals.
  • Structured and organized.
  • Ability to work in an international multicultural setting. Fluent in English.

Other information

This position requires access to US controlled technology.

Internal reference: #LI-IK1