30+ days ago - req7328

Cost of goods specialist, Cost engineer

Research & Development

Other technical job categories

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & Development


8+ years



Job Category

Other technical job categories




Do you want to drive down cost of goods by influencing the design process within our development and engineering organization?Do you want to create more RequisitionLocal and drive cost effectiveness on cost down performances? Then the cost engineer position with ASML might be the perfect fit for you.

Job Mission

Support in establishing design to cost through concurrent engineering, supplier validation of manufacturing processes and provide adequate transparency between technical costs and business uplifts.

Job Description

Expert to go to for manufacturing engineering & costs;
Drive down cost of goods (parts & modules) by influencing design on manufacturability & costs;
Early defining of manufacturing process flows for manufacturability & product cost calculations during design;
Provide adequate transparency in product costing for both technical costs and business uplifts;
Create more RequisitionLocal and cost down opportunities through deepen assessments of factory standard costs and simulate supplier & supply chain costs;
Collaborate with development & engineering competences, sourcing and supply chain engineering.


Finished education on vocational or bachelor level in the direction of mechanical or industrial engineering.


At least 10 years experience and practices of high end precision manufacturing of high precision mechanics & mechatronic assembly;
Drive the more advance manufacturing like CNC Milling, CNC Turning, (Laser, E-Beam) welding, additive (3D printing) manufacturing, precision mechanics vacuum, manufacturing automation / robotization, industrial 4.0, etc;
Knowledge of manufacturability of raw material manufacturing like stainless steel, titanium, casting, extrusion, high end plastics, etc;
Understand supplier and supply chain (advanced) manufacturing capabilities and preferable their financial RequisitionLocal stream and costs. Working in design teams,supplier account teams and suppliers.

Personal skills

-Determine manufacturing strategies and create product costing of designs for high end precision parts and complex modules based on optimum serial and volume manufacturing effects.
-Drive faster learning curve effects and cost down.
-Has excellent: analytical and simulation skills for product costs and supplier Factory Standard Cost scenario’s.
-Professional communication and convincing skills. Experiences on reporting cost validations, opportunities and risks.
-Proactive member of design and supplier account teams.

Context of the position

This cost engineer reports to the group lead cost engineering.

Other information

ASML creates the conditions that enable you to realize your full potential. We provide state-of-the-art facilities, opportunities to develop your talents, international career opportunities, a stimulating and inspiring environment, and most of all, the commitment of a company that recognizes and rewards outstanding performance.

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Our selection process includes an online Talent Exploration that gathers information about your key drivers, your personal RequisitionLocals, motivators and career ambitions. The Talent Exploration enables both you and us to explore if there is a mutual match - not only for today, but also for your future career at ASML.Please add your complete & recent CV and cover letter for this position to your application. We can't process your application without the above mentioned documents.