Optical Engineer | ASML

Date Posted: 
Tuesday, March 1, 2022

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Introduction to the job:
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ASML US brings together the most creative minds in science and technology to develop lithography machines that are key to producingfaster, cheaper, more energy-efficient microchips. We design, develop, integrate, market and service these advanced machines, whichenable our customers - the world’s leading chipmakers - to reduce the size and increase the functionality of their microchips, which in turnleads to smaller, more powerful consumer electronics. Our headquarters are in Veldhoven, the Netherlands, and we have 18 officelocations around the United States including main offices in Chandler, Arizona, San Jose and San Diego, California, Wilton, Connecticut,and Hillsboro, Oregon.
ASML is the world's leading provider of lithography systems for the semiconductor industry, manufacturing complex machines critical tothe production of integrated circuits or chips. ASML's corporate headquarters is in Veldhoven, the Netherlands. The company haslithography research, development and manufacturing operations in Wilton, Connecticut and in Veldhoven, the Netherlands. Technologydevelopment centers and training and application facilities are located in Asia, Europe and the United States. The ManufacturingOperations in Wilton Connecticut is responsible for the production of subassemblies for lithography tools as well as purchasing andlogistics. The complete production process of the most advanced machines takes place within Manufacturing.
This position requires access to controlled technology, as defined in the Export Administration Regulations (15 C.F.R. § 730, et seq.).Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to access such controlled technology prior to beginning work. Business demands mayrequire ASML to proceed with candidates who are immediately eligible to access controlled technology.
Role and responsibilities
Realize 'World Class' support to Manufacturing in order to ensure highest product quality, short lead-times and 'short time-to-market' bycontinuous improvement of ASML's new and existing products and processes.
  • Evaluate metrology data to ensure product specifications are being met and determine corrective action if needed.
  • Work with optical flatness team to evaluate and lead cross sector escalations.
  • Support in-production issues with concise troubleshooting of a complex Opto-Mechanical assembly.
  • Update and create Manufacturing procedures and specifications.
  • Work with technicians to update/improve existing production tooling & qualification tests.
  • Work with electrical and mechanical engineering staff to improve overall assembly design.
  • Develop assembly concepts for new product design.
  • Review Failure Analysis Reports from suppliers and help validate the root-cause of the failure.
Education and experience
  • Bachelor of Science in Optical discipline (Engineering in a mechanical or Physics also OK), or equivalent experience.
  • Experience with Interferometry.
  • Familiarity with epoxy application in opto-mechanical designs.
  • Knowledge and hands-on experience w/optical assy/alignment/test equipment/tools.
  • Experience with vacuum systems and pneumatics preferred.
  • Experience and desire to work in a manufacturing environment.
  • Knowledge in applied optics/physics and familiarity w/precision mechanics.
  • Understanding of relationships between opto-mechanical parts and assemblies.
  • Knowledge of Design of Experiments and Statistical Methods.
  • Working knowledge of NX, Matlab and SAP a plus.
  • Working knowledge of best practices for opto-mechanical design and testing.
  • Experience with aligning/testing optical systems.
  • Ability to read mechanical/electrical drawings preferred.
Working at the cutting edge of tech, you’ll always have new challenges and new problems to solve – and working together is the only waydo that. You won’t work in a silo. Instead, you’ll be part of a creative, dynamic work environment where you’ll collaborate with supportivecolleagues. There is always space for creative and unique points of view. You’ll have the flexibility and trust to choose how best to tackletasks and solve problems.
To thrive in this job, you’ll need the following skills:
  • Can observe and respond to people and situations and interact with others encountered in the course of work.
  • Can learn and apply new information or skills.
  • Must be able to read and interpret data, information, and documents.
  • Strong customer focus and commitment to customer satisfaction through prioritization, quality, efficiency and professionalism.
  • Ability to complete assignments with attention to detail and high degree of accuracy.
  • Proven ability to perform effectively in a demanding environment with changing workloads and deadlines.
  • Result driven-demonstrate ownership and accountability.
  • Identifies bottlenecks and drives improvements.
  • Work independently or as part of a team and follow through on assignments with minimal supervision.
  • Demonstrate open, clear, concise and professional communication.
  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with manager, co-workers and customer.
  • Work according to a strict set of procedures within the provided timelines.
Diversity & Inclusion
ASML is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values and respects the importance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is the policy ofthe company to recruit, hire, train and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin,veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. We recognize that diversity and inclusion is a driving force in the success ofour company.
Other information
Role within Office
  • Routinely required to sit; walk; talk; hear; use hands to keyboard, finger, handle, and feel; stoop, kneel, crouch, twist, reach, andstretch. Occasionally required to move around the campus.
  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.
  • May require travel dependent on business needs.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability toadjust focus.
Role within the Factory
  • Must be willing to work in a clean room environment, wearing coveralls, hoods, booties, safety glasses and gloves for entireduration of shift.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee routinely is required to sit; walk; talk; hear; use hands to keyboard, finger,handle, and feel; stoop, kneel, crouch, twist, reach, and stretch.
  • The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability toadjust focus.
  • Can work under deadlines.
  • The environment generally is moderate in temperature with moderate to high noise level.
  • Must be willing to work a compressed work week schedule – twelve-hour long shift and rotating from three to four days a week.
  • This must include references to day and night shifts for accommodation purposes.
Additional responsibilities for Wilton Factory:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essentialfunctions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • The employee is required to work in a cleanroom environment: full gowning (full body coveralls, hood, CR safety shoes, facemask, nitrile gloves and safety glasses. Working under ISO 9000/14000 standards).
  • Operating/working around overhead cranes, fork trucks and motorized pallet movers.
  • Working around lasers; working with ladders; working on platforms; and working around chemicals.
  • The employee is occasionally required to move around the campus.
  • The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds.
  • May require travel dependent on company needs.
  • The environment generally is moderate in temperature and noise level.
EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability
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