30+ days ago - req3189

Optical Production Engineer


Mechanical Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Other technical job categories


Mechanical engineering

In a nutshell


Wilton - CT, US


Manufacturing, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering


0-2 years



Job Category

Other technical job categories, Optics, Mechanical engineering


ASML brings together the most creative minds in science and technology to develop lithography machines that are key to producing faster, cheaper, more energy-efficient microchips. We design, develop, integrate, market and service these advanced machines, which enable our customers - the world’s leading chipmakers - to reduce the size and increase the functionality of their microchips, which in turn leads to smaller, more powerful consumer electronics. Our headquarters are in Veldhoven, the Netherlands, and we have 18 office locations around the United States including main offices in Wilton, CT, Chandler, AZ, San Jose, CA and San Diego, CA.

Job Mission

To realize 'World Class' support to Manufacturing in order to ensure highest product quality, short lead-times and 'short time-to-market' by continuous improvement of ASML's new and existing products and processes. This position is based in New Product Introduction Group (NPI) within the manufacturing sector in Wilton, Connecticut.

Job Description

-Develop Manufacturing specifications
-Work with Optical, Mechanical, Electrical and Software Engineering staff to develop overall design of Opto-Mechanical/Electrical Modules
-Develop assembly conceptsand qualification tests for new product design
-Introduce new products into production in an existing “Concurrent Engineering” environment
-Develop production sequence and routings
-Develop Manufacturing procedures and technical work instructions
-Support in-production issues by assisting Production Assembly and Test Engineers and Technicians with concise troubleshooting of Opto-Mechanical/Electrical Modules and Sub-Modules
-Evaluate and disposition failed parts with proposed solutions
-Review Failure Analysis Reports from suppliers and help validate the root-cause of the failure Interface with internal and external customers regarding contamination test result, testing methods, and control strategy
-Create and direct equipment calibration, upkeep, and new equipment specification and procurement for all analytical instruments used in manufacturing
-Able to read optical, mechanical and electrical drawings
-Knowledge of Code-V and /or Zemax
-Knowledge of MATLAB, LabVIEW and Python


BS/MS in Optical Engineering or equivalent experience.


-1-3 years’ experience in an Engineering environment
-Working knowledge of best practices for opto-mechanical design and testing
-Working knowledge of geometric optics, wave optics, Gaussian propagation, and aberration theory
-Working knowledge with epoxy application in opto-mechanical designs
-Working knowledge with optical assy/ alignment/ test equipment/ tools
-Working Knowledge in opto-mechanical assembly tolerance analysis, including use of Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T)
-Experience in a production environment with high tech products and complex production process
-Experience in Lean Manufacturing
-Working knowledge with Optical-Electrical sensors is a plus
-Experience in the field of technical Production Engineering and quality methodology such as statistical process control and FMEA is a plus
-Working knowledge of NX, Teamcenter and SAP is a plus

Personal skills

-Broad technical knowledge
-Focused on quality and continuous improvement
-Highly motivated and takes the initiative
-Works well in a dynamic environment and team player
-Good communication skills

Context of the position

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

-While performing the duties of this job, the employee routinely is required to sit; walk; talk; hear; use hands to keyboard, finger, handle, and feel; stoop, kneel, crouch, twist, reach, and stretch.
-The employee is occasionally required to move around the campus.
-The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.
-May require travel dependent on company needs.
-Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
-Can work under deadlines.
-The environment generally is moderate in temperature and noise level.
-Must be able to read and interpret data, information, and documents.
-Can observe and respond to people and situations and interact with others encountered in the course of work.
-Can learn and apply new information or skills.

Other information

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