FLS Production Engineer – Diagnostic Architect | ASML

Oct. 24, 2022

ASML US, LP 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 and San Jose, CA.

Job Mission

ASML is the world’s leading provider of lithography systems for the semiconductor industry, manufacturing complex machines that are critical to the production of integrated circuits or microchips. This position is for a First Line Support Production Engineer (PE) with innovative attitude to work in the Production Engineering department in Wilton Factory. Candidate will work with cross-sectors employees to provide rapid response to resolve disturbance notices related to engineering issues and to perform the engineering steps listed in the production operator dashboard (POD) to support output.

Job Description

  • Develop FLS-PE department requirement specifications for diagnostic tooling across multiple product lines and technologies
  • Attend multidiscipline design reviews representing diagnostics and provide FLS-PE department feedback and requirements
  • Develop updated/add-on diagnostic requirements for existing product lines enhancing PE solving power and reducing module cycle time.
  • Lead diagnostic tooling qualification and implementation for FLS-PE department
  • Develop OCAPs, Fishbones and troubleshooting guidelines
  • Provide efficient response to troubleshoot electro-mechanical modules and subassemblies
  • Provide efficient response to troubleshoot and resolve module test and final qual issues
  • Provide efficient response to troubleshoot and resolve multi-discipline test equipment issues (Hardware/Software/Electrical/Servo)
  • Master test rig qualification software:  Linux/Python + Proprietary ASML GUI
  • Analyze Matlab runs and plot data from database
  • Support query code to interrogate data for manufacturing needs
  • Support analysis on test data and derive conclusions
  • Support development of Manufacturing procedures and technical work instructions
  • Support design and document reviews for diagnostics
  • Support DOA root cause analysis
  • Support cycle time and labor hours roadmaps implementation
  • Support PFMEA
  • Able to read mechanical, electrical and optical drawings
  • Knowledge of MATLAB, LabVIEW and Python
  • The employee is willing to provide occasional weekend coverage 
  • The employee is required to work in a cleanroom environment:
    • full gowning (full body coveralls, hood, CR safety shoes, face mask, nitrile gloves and safety glasses. Working under ISO 9000/14000 standards).
    • Working around overhead cranes, fork trucks and motorized pallet movers.
    • Working around lasers; working with ladders; working on platforms; and working around chemicals.



  • 2-5 years’ experience in an Engineering environment
  • Must display a solid understanding of complicated manufacturing assemblies
  • Working knowledge of servo and mechatronic control systems
  • Working knowledge with complicated multi-disciplinary (Opto-Electro-Mechanical) assembly
  • Working knowledge with integrated Hardware/Software testers
  • Working knowledge with vacuum systems
  • Working Knowledge in image/signal /data process algorithm, statistics  and software development
  • Working knowledge of measurement and test equipment such as oscilloscopes, voltmeters, strain gages and depth gages   
  • Working knowledge of Unix/Linux/Python/Matlab/LabView
  • Experience in a production environment with high tech products and complex production processes
  • Experience in Lean Manufacturing
  • Working knowledge with Optical-Electrical sensors is a plus
  • Experience in the field of technical Production Engineering and quality methodology such as statistical process control and FMEA is a plus
  • Working knowledge of NX, Teamcenter and SAP is a plus

Personal skills

  • Capability to interface with multidisciplinary groups (including senior leadership), and be willing to take on responsibility and follow through
  • Possess strong ownership characteristics – demonstrated commitment to achieving results on time
  • Have strong written and oral communicative skills – ability to communicate effectively to your team and to senior management
  • Focus on quality and continuous improvements
  • Demonstrated “team player” with a quality orientation and interpersonal skills

Context of the position

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  

  • 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 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.  
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.  
  • Can work under deadlines.  
  • The environment generally is moderate in temperature and noise level.  
  • Must be able to read and interpret data, information, and documents. 
  • 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.

Other information

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