30+ days ago - req9733

Functional System Engineer SW & computational Platform

Research & Development

Electrical Engineering

Computer Science & Software Engineering

Computer Science & Software Engineering


In a nutshell


San Jose - CA, US


Research & Development, Electrical Engineering


8+ years



Job Category

Computer Science & Software Engineering, Computer Science & Software Engineering, Physics


ASML US 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

This position deals with a wide range of system level designs from usability over data interfaces to computational hardware architecture and code structure concepts.

Job Description

In a multi discipline Function System the SW & computational platform system engineer is the architect for the overall software and execution platform of the system, with the following responsibilities:

  • Maps the product functional requirements onto the SW and computational hardware components and creates solutions meeting the SPS requirements together with the SW and comp. hardware architect team.

  • Contribute in systems design and perform trade-off between HW and SW solutions on system level and influence multi-disciplinary architectural decisions

  • Guard product-wide software & computational platform architecture integrity

  • Contribute in SPS, SDS, and TPS from software & execution platform perspective, and high level SW product design

  • Create SW-PBS at system level for every product and determines technical ownership

  • Support and reviews projects software architecture and designs

  • Involved in cross-sectoral technical integration of software and computational platform

  • Ensure system engineering concepts are applied in sw design and implementation of systems with translating system requirements in SW requirements

  • Define roadmap for sw architecture from system view and to support future functionalities

  • Incorporate SW functions and technology roadmap items into products

  • Translate product strategies into SW vision and strategies

  • Supports the product system engineers in in creating PGP deliverables.


  • Product System Engineers
  • System Engineering line management
  • PDMs
  • Applications Engineering
  • Marketing
  • Manufacturing
  • Customer support
  • D&E: SW architects of product functions


Masters Degree

Personal skills

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to articulate at a system level

  • Good numerical analysis and logic thinking skills

  • Proactive with a strong sense of ownership

  • Self-motivated

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