Are you a team player that likes to take a leading role in solving challenging, technical issues in a manufacturing environment?


Job Mission


Be in lead as a problem owner to drive technical solutions within pilot & volume production. Minimize downtime on our tools and ensure 100% quality to our customers.


Job Description


You will be a 1st line engineer in troubleshooting technical problems on ASML NXE systems in Veldhoven. (3rd line during install). But not just a 1st line: our target solving power is 95%. Calibrating and testing a NXE system in manufacturing typically is done by BSc engineers who solve the easy issues. We support these engineers in case of difficult issues.

Deliver technical support to contribute to rapid solutions of complex technical issues.

Arrange proper follow up to minimize impact on cycle time.

Prevent disturbances from re-occurring by feeding issue resolution in cooperation with Manufacturing Engineering and D&E.

Enable self-supportiveness of the 1st line by knowledge sharing.

Participate in continuous improvement projects.





MSc / PhD technical degree

Metrology, Mechanical, Mechatronics, Electronics, (Applied) Physics, Biomechanics, Mathematics




Experience in a production environment with high tech products and complex production processes, preferably with trouble-shooting: analyzing problem, finding root cause and solution.

Preferable  0-2 years for junior and 3-7 years for senior of proven work experience in analysis of complex problems.

Experience with production and engineering, project management skills.

Recent graduate also possible if at least affinity with production and trouble shooting


Personal skills


Team player and flexible

Good social and communication skills, broad technical and business knowledge, strong analytical mind

Pragmatic attitude; very active, plenty of initiative

High sense of responsibility and devotion; cope with stress

Good organizational skills

Adequate English communication skills in speech and writing. Dutch is strongly preferred.


Context of the position


The NXE factory is responsible for both production and installation of NXE tools.

The First Line Support Engineer reports to the Group Lead FLS, which reports to the Manager FLS, which reports to the director NXE-Manufacturing.

Works in shifts: mild shift schedule containing 10 dayshifts, 5 evening, 1weekend in 4 weeks (no night). Shift allowance 18.1%. Call-out support during public holidays.

Willing to travel in case of urgent escalation at customer site (not frequent).

Desk, mobile phone, laptop (Activity Based Working environment)


Other information


ASML creates the conditions that enable you to realize your full potential. We provide state-of-the-art facilities, opportunities to develop your talents, international career opportunities, a stimulating and inspiring environment, and most of all, the commitment of a company that recognizes and rewards outstanding performance.

Job details
Work experience:
Work experience is required
Duration of work experience:
Between 2 and 5 years
Language skills:
  • English
  • Very good
Number of positions:
Date of expiry:
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