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Application Product Engineer-Metrology

ASML US, Inc. • San Jose, CA
4 months ago


San Jose - CA, US


3-7 years


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 Chandler Arizona, San Jose and San Diego California, Wilton Connecticut, and Hillsboro Oregon.

Job Mission

ASML/HMI brings together the most creative minds in science and technology to develop lithography & metrology machines, as well as computational lithography & control software. HMI’s metrology development engineer is responsible for develop application by high resolution e-beam systems to provide monitor and control solution for advanced nodes in semi-conductor industries.

“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 may require ASML to proceed with applicants who are immediately eligible to access controlled technology.”

Job Description

Develop e-beam metrology applications on new technologies or novel platforms.
Design and implement new functionalities with adding value to HMI’s hardware portfolio.
Test new application functions to achieve metrology performance requirement on semiconductor process.
Document and transfer new applications to worldwide customer support team.
Engage with the customer on novel application products for new business opportunities.
20% travel is required.


M.S. and above in Electrical Engineering, Physics, Material Science or Chemical Engineering.


3-5 experience in related fields is a plus for candidates, including IC manufacturing, semiconductor process technology, metrology or equivalent experience.
Hands-on experience on material analysis, SEM metrology or semi-conductor process is required.
Able to operate data visualization tool (excel Marco/JMP/Spotfire).
Script level programming skills is plus, including Matlab, Python or C++.

Personal skills

Communication skill: Able to communicate with counterparts efficiently on project work.
Team work: Good team player to drive product development with stakeholders.

Other information

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.
Whileperforming the duties of this job, the employee routinely is required tosit; walk; talk; hear; use hands to keyboard, finger, handle, and feel;stoop, kneel, crouch, twist, reach, and stretch.
Theemployee is occasionally required to move around the campus.
Theemployee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
Mayrequire travel dependent on business needs.
Specificvision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision,peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
Canwork under deadlines.
Theenvironment generally is moderate in temperature and noise level.
Mustbe able to read and interpret data, information, and documents.
Canobserve and respond to people and situations and interact with othersencountered in the course of work.
Canlearn and apply new information or skills.
Responsibilitiesinclude periodic travel to regional and overseas sites for producttechnical support and special support projects.
Workmay include onsite technical support involving heavy lifting of equipment& modules.
Positionwill require technical work activity in a clean-room productionenvironment and/or laboratory setting.
Theenvironment generally is moderate in temperature and noise level.
Occasionallymay be exposed to loud noise bursts and may be exposed to toxic gases(fluorine).
Mustbe able to work in small, confined spaces.

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability