System Integration Engineer (Controls)

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ASML is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of lithography systems that help enable Moore’s Law and the creation of increasingly powerful and capable electronic devices. At our San Diego location we are renowned for developing both deep ultraviolet (DUV) lithography light sources and next generation extreme ultraviolet (EUV) light sources.   We are a multinational company with over 70 locations in 16 countries, headquartered in Veldhoven, the Netherlands.


If you have a passion for technology and innovation you’ll want to check us out. Be a part of ASML. Be a part of progress.


The EUV source team in San Diego operates in a fast-paced, uniquely innovative, and challenging environment to create new-to-industry solutions with rapid productization to support an aggressive commercialization plan for the EUV technology within ASML.  The CO2 Satellite team is responsible for the integration, qualification, and support of the CO2 laser system and beam delivery.  The complexity of the EUV source puts exciting and challenging demands on the CO2 Satellite Software and Controls Integration Engineer who will be engaged in integration and support of the lasers and optical system controls software, all working under extremely challenging dynamic conditions to produce stable EUV light.

Job Mission

The CO2 Satellite Software and Controls Integration Engineer will support design, development, and integration of next-generation optical subsystems and machine control software for the creation and control of EUV light.


The CO2 Satellite Software and Controls Integration Engineer will need to be able to perform analysis, verification, and trouble-shooting on complex control systems. The engineer will also be responsible for data collection and analysis, system integration and validation, trouble-shooting, issue resolution management, test plan development, test analysis reports, and remote and on-site field support for customer escalations.  S/he will represent the CO2 and Software projects within San Diego and serve as an interface to the design projects in the Netherlands.

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Works closely with cross-disciplinary teams to provide analysis, verification, and trouble-shooting for the software controlling complex opto-mechanical, mechatronic, and laser systems
  • Analyzes system issues, plans and conducts investigations, and defines root cause; provides containment solutions, suggests solutions, and implements changes
  • Develops test plans/procedures, executes tests, and generates test results
  • Collects and analyzes test data, summarizes results, and presents test results for review with internal and external customers
  • Reviews requirements, specifications, designs, SW release documents, and SW test documents
  • Works closely with development teams in the Netherlands to act as their San Diego counterpart, requiring early morning calls and meetings to gain alignment and share knowledge.
  • Travels to internal and customer sites (domestic and overseas) to receive and provide training, and trouble-shoot, upgrade, and optimize systems (<20%)
  • Experience with common control architecture (open/closed loops) and electronic theory
  • Knowledge of computer system networks, including IPv4
  • Knowledge of industrial PCs in a Windows and Linux environment
  • Knowledge of communication protocols (TCP/UDP)
  • Knowledge of Bash desirable
  • Knowledge of Python desirable
  • Knowledge of software version control tools desirable (SVN)
  • Hands-on experience with common electrical test equipment (multimeter, signal generator, oscilloscope, analog digital converters and digital analog converters) 
  • Practical experience with developing, setting up, running, and collecting of data from test experiments
  • Ability to translate, statistically analyze data, and effectively report problems through written and/or graphical formats.
  • Ability to develop trouble-shooting guide/action plans
  • Flexibility in work schedule including alternating day and night shifts and travels to oversees customer sites at short notice
  • The employee is required to support off-hours/on-call phone support for escalation management
  • Requires a minimum Bachelor’s Degree in science and engineering such as software, controls, mechanical, physics, or electrical.  Master’s Degree preferred.
  • Requires a minimum of two (2) years of experience with a Bachelor’s Degree, no experience required with a Master’s Degree but is preferred.
  • Knowledge and experience in controls of optics, laser-induced plasma, optical metrology a plus.
  • Experience in semiconductor equipment development a plus.


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.

  • The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds
  • Travel to overseas and domestic customer sites up to 20% may be required
  • Work schedule may vary considerably to include evenings, nights and weekends as well as long hours based on business needs
  • 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.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. 
  • The environment generally is moderate in temperature and noise level.
  • Will work within a clean room environment in full gown, hood and gloves, where the noise level may be high.
  • Must be capable of working in the lab at floor level to 8 feet high with appropriate ladder.

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