A very interesting position for an engineer who feels challenged in improving the production process to ensure product quality, short lead-times, high efficiency  and ‘short time to market’ for Production.



Job Mission


To design, maintain, and optimize production processes and adapt to changed output requirements. Develop and apply methods of measuring the performance of the production process. Support the Production in order to ensure product quality, short lead-times and ‘short time to market’.



Job Description


Production Engineer on NXE Pellicle work center, including: Improve and maintain work preparation of Pellicle work center. Pellicle is a contamination protection cover for the Reticles within the EUV machines.

New Product Introduction:

-Brings his knowledge to bear on (new) product or process development projects, in order to foresee production problems in the design phase and in order to improve the manufacturability of the product and test design.

Continuous Improvement:

-Continuously adapts, optimizes operating instructions, process flow charts, routings, process parameters and indicators.

-Analyses the production process, points out structural problems and bottlenecks, works out suggestions for improvements and initiates their implementation, often in close cooperation with the surrounded departments as Development, Industrial Engineering, Supply Chain and Customer Support.


-Contributes to the rapid solution of complex faults and takes the necessary initiatives and practical decisions.


For escalations, travel to install locations might be required (appr. 2x/year).

For regular support stand-by might be required.






Bachelor in Physics, Electronics, Mechanical Engineering or comparable.





-Preferably 3 years of experience in a production environment with high tech products and complex production processes, preferably in both assembly and test environment.

-Experience with Lean Manufacturing is an advantage.

-Experience in the field of Technical Production Engineering and quality methodology such as statistical process control and FMEA is an advantage.



Personal skills


-Broad technical and business knowledge.

-Strong analytical mind.

-Focused on quality and continuous improvement.

-Adequate English language skills in speech and writing.

-Dutch language skills is a pre.

-Team player.

-Good social and communication skills.

-Effective interpersonal skills; able to convince others.

-Flexible, can cope with stress.

-Very active, plenty of initiative.



Context of the position


The sector Operations is responsible for the production of wafer steppers and scanners. The complete production process of the most advanced machines takes place within Manufacturing.The EUV Factory (EF) produces the newest generation wafer scanners. Within this Factory, Production Engineering (EF PS PE) continuously adapts, optimizes and supports the production processes of (Volume) production (including the system installation and qualification process at the customer location).The holder of this position reports to the Group lead EF PS PE Modules Build & Qualification.



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