30+ days ago - req7638

Design Engineer SEM Metrology

Research & Development




In a nutshell


San Jose - CA, US


Research & Development


3-7 years



Job Category

Physics, Physics, Physics


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 main headquarters are located in Veldhoven, the Netherlands, and we also have 18 office locations around the United States- including main offices in Wilton, CT, Chandler, AZ, San Jose, CA and San Diego, CA.

We are proud of bringing together the brightest minds all over the world to tackle the most challenging problems in making faster and smaller chips. As part of our team, you will have the opportunity to go beyond yourself in developing more advanced techniques and push the technology boundaries.

ASML San Jose, CA is an industry leader in computational lithography for integrated circuits. Our Tachyon platform enables capabilities that address chip design, photomask making and wafer printing for semiconductor manufacturing and the LithoTuner platform enables lithography optimization for ASML’s leading photo lithography tools, known as ‘scanners’.

Job Description

ASML/HMI is hiring an Applications Engineer. You will:

-Develop new applications on new technologies or novel platforms.
-Interface between internal engineering team and external partner.
-Manage communicating and implementing new applications/procedures to deliver new products to enable
customer capabilities.
-Support and lead customer demo and application development activities.
-Analyze, develop and transfer new applications to customer support team.
-Engage with the customer for new business opportunities.


M.Sc. and above in Electrical Engineering, Physics, and/ or Chemical Engineering, IC manufacturing, semiconductor process technology, and related fields or equivalent experience.


Hands on experience with lithography, metrology, simulation, and analysis tools required
-Script level programming skills; Matlab, Python or R.
-Data analysis and visualization (JMP/Spotfire).

Personal skills

Able to communicate effectively with different internal stakeholders, as well as directly with customers.

Context of the position

This position primarily works in an office environment. It requires frequent sitting, standing and walking. Daily use of a computer is required. May stand for extended periods when facilitating meetings.
The physical demands of the position described herein are essential functions of the job and employees must be able to successfully perform these tasks for extended periods. Reasonable accommodations may be made for those individuals with real or perceived disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job described.

Other information

EEO/AA (W/M/Vets/Disability) Employer.