30+ days ago - req8864

Quality Manager Wafer Tables, Clamps & sensors

Research & Development

Other technical job categories

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands


Research & Development


8+ years



Job Category

Other technical job categories




Are you eager to apply your management skills in a challenging high tech environment? Are you challenged by driving quality in a team of highly skilled technical people with a design focus? Do you have affinity with design processes in a technical environment? Then this job position could be your stepping stone to further develop yourself in an interesting ASML career.

Job Mission

As a quality manager you take responsibility for the definition, alignment and execution of the departments Quality strategy and roadmap.

Job Description

-Defines and aligns the departments quality strategy as member of the department mngt staff
-Execute and reports on process improvement projects as part of the quality strategy at department level and/or sector level.
-Leads/participates in project teams in analyzing process gaps, identifying improvements, support implementation and securing consolidation within the department.
-Provide input from department into cluster and sector Quality roadmap and vice versa.
-Report on quality status, communicate quality message in groups and on department level. Improve transparency.
-Supporting, reviewing and coaching project teams and their engineers on the quality of technical solutions proposed and deliverables produced.
-Enable the staff to execute their accountability in quality control by maintaining and deploying department’s processes, providing regular reporting on process adherence to group leaders and project leaders.
-Facilitates the Feedback loop and Lessons Learned in the various departmental groups and competences.
-Manages departmental Technical Competences and chairs regular meetings with competence leaders. Represents department in D&E Technical Competence Board


Bachelor or Master degree in Applied Physics, Electrical / Mechanical / Mechatronic Engineering or (technical) Quality management.


-More than 3 years of work experience in technically-driven international organization(s) with hardware development and integration.
-Experience as project manager, program manager or line/quality manager.
-Experienced in quality methods and tools like e.g., 6 Sigma, RequisitionLocal stream analysis, 5 Why’s analysis, Kaizen, brainstorming sessions, problem solving techniques, FMEA, 8D , Ishikawa diagrams.
-Knowledgeable in international quality standards. (ISO9001/14001/ TS16949), process assessments and audits.

Personal skills

-Ability to manage complex relationships between various professional disciplines and organizational levels.
-Strong leadership: excellent stakeholder management and teamleader skills, able to collaborate across all levels of the organization with an open attitude.
-Excellent ability to manage change with the ability to overcome resistance and persist in achieving mission.
-Strong communication skills, good listener, with the ability to present information verbally and in written format.
-Self-propelling - learning & (Quality) improvement mindset and change management.
-Hands-on mentality to get the job done.
-Drive for continuous improvement; making use of the lessons learned.
-Strong analytical ability with a pragmatic attitude.
-Good knowledge of English.

Context of the position

The Wafer tables, Clamps & Sensors department is responsible for design solutions for all ASML Litho tools. The quality manager reports to the cluster Q manager and will be part of the department management team. He/she is a coach/facilitator for the group-leads with regard to quality matters and will collaborate with the Quality managers of other departments.

Other information

ASML you will get a career, not just a job. We strive to reward employees
competitively and provide coaching, training and personal career development
programs. Flexibility, enthusiasm, ambition and customer-orientation are
essential criteria for any career path. If you meet these criteria, then there
will be a world of opportunities open to you. Working at ASML means you're
prepared to commit to everything you do, down to the nanometer.

Our culture
At ASML you’ll get the freedom to explore, develop and share your thoughts. You
will be working with a global network of peers. Our multicultural environment
brings the whole world together in one place. We care about tolerance and
diversity. A lot of attention is paid to vitality and working environment. You
can assert your talent in one of the ASML sporting teams. Or be part of our
communities like Young ASML, [email protected] or [email protected]

Compensation and benefits
High-quality people are a key asset to our company. To recognize that, we offer
highly competitive compensation and benefits packages to attract and retain the
very best people and let them share in the success that they build:

·13th month payment

·8% holiday allowance

·Profit sharing

·Share purchase, with 20% premium

·Reimbursement of external study

·Collective health insurance plan

·Pension scheme

·Commuting allowance

·Relocation expense reimbursement

·40 days off: 27 vacation days and 13 ADV days (reduction of working hours)

Internal referance: #LI-RO1