30+ days ago - req10612

Group Manager Applications Industrialization

Research & Development

Other technical job categories

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & Development


8+ years



Job Category

Other technical job categories




We are Applications - a dynamic business line within ASML, one of the world market leaders in scanning lithography technology. We make metrology equipment and create full-stack software control products that run in the most modern Semiconductor Fabs in the world, and we are always pushing the boundary of what is possible.
We are looking to enhance our development staff with a talented Group Manager to drive the growth within this business line! Would you like to take the lead in getting technical issues solved and are you able to inspire people? Do you see the big picture without missing the important details and understand how the (ASML) Industrialization requirements should be embedded in our designs and deliverables? If so, then we would like to meet you!

Job Mission

In the position of Group Manager Industrialization within the business line Applications you and your team are key contributors to the development of ASML’s metrology equipment and software control products. The goal of your group is to industrialize these products while development is ongoing, embedding industrial performance aspects (Cycle time, Manufacturability, Reliability, Cost) early in the design phase and create all required deliverables to ensure a smooth transition of modules to the ASML manufacturing and customer support field environment.

Job Description

As part of the staff of the Applications Software department, you will manage the Software Industrialization Group. You are the vital link for optimum engineering collaboration between development teams and the production factories and customer support. Using your analytic thinking and excellent people skills, you’ll ensure that your group members work closely with the Development, Manufacturing and Service Engineers and Project leads.

  • Manage a group of 20-25 people.
  • Provide group direction: translate company requirements into group policy/deliverables and drive for implementation.
  • Coach team and provide feedback on development of the individual team members.
  • Build up In-depth knowledge of manufacturing and customer support processes and have/build a network that enables effective interfacing with the manufacturing organization (EF) and customer support organization (CS).
  • Responsible for the translation of high level requirements from manufacturing and customer support into relevant project deliverables.
  • Have an efficient interaction with project leaders and function owners in the development organization to come to a balanced allocation of engineers in line with program needs. Review project plans and proactively support projects.
  • Ensure quality of operation of your group by reviewing of technical solutions proposed, procedures, documentation delivered by the group.
  • Contribute to product vision & mission and strategy and ensure agreements are translated into a standard way of working and cascaded to the departments.


-Bachelor or Master’s Degree in Electronics, Mechanics, Mechatronics, Physics or other technical direction.


  • At least 10 years’ experience in developing, integrating, testing and industrialization of complex products.
  • Experience in managing a group of technical professionals.
  • Affinity with managing integral business processes in fast growing and dynamic business environments.
  • Preferred candidates have experience in manufacturing and/or customer support.

Personal skills

  • Strong personal communicator;
  • Academic mindset with a pragmatic approach;
  • Highly motivated team player with excellent social, coordination and communication skills;
  • Ability to work in an international multicultural setting;
  • Entrepreneurship and initiative in a technically complex and very dynamic environment;
  • Fluent in speaking, reading and writing English.