30+ days ago - req8969

Team Leader Optical Performance




Chemistry & Material science

In a nutshell


Veldhoven, Netherlands




8+ years



Job Category

Physics, Optics, Chemistry & Material science




The D&E Optical Column department is part of the EUV sector of ASML. Its task is to develop and industrialize the imaging function for the Extreme Ultraviolet (EUV) lithography machines.

Job Mission

Candidate is responsible for managing the deliverables, and associated planning of the performance items of the 0.55NA projection optics. Deliverables are oriented towards suppliers, integration, and qualification.

Job Description

-You manage a multidisciplinary team of about 15 FTE, you create a detailed project plan for each deliverable and manage the triple constraint: scope, budget and timing.
-By requirement and risk management you ensure that: the project deliverables are in line with the masterplan; technical risks based on input of architects and design engineers are addressed; and you understand operational risks within your own scope.
-Key interfaces: the main projection optics manager; the functional cluster architect; multiple D&E group leaders and system architects; our optics supplier; and your colleague deliverable owners of the 0.55NA optics from the other departments.


Having at least a MSc. degree in Physics, Mechanical Engineering, Optics, Mechatronics.


At least 5 years of experience as (project) manager of a highly complex module or in a high-tech environment. Knowledge of optics is a pre.

Personal skills

Strong leadership, taking ownership, having strong communicational skills by being able to convince people in different teams. Being able to thrive in a difficult to manage environment with complex stake holder management.

Context of the position

The holder of the position reports to the group lead of the projection group and is operational within multidisciplinary projects. The projection group is responsible for optimizing the imaging performance by providing the means and methods to improve the projection optics together with our supplier.

Optics, experience as team leader in high-tech setup, good at stake holder management.