System Test Engineer

Location San Diego
Date Posted September 9, 2022
Category Engineering
Job Type Not Specified



San Diego - CA, US


3-7 years



Job Category

Mechanical engineering, Mechatronics


Introduction to the job

ASML US, including its affiliates and subsidiaries, bring 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, 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.

This position may require 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 the Company to proceed with candidates who are immediately eligible to access controlled technology.

Role and responsibilities

We are seeking System Test Engineer (STE) to join our System Integration Management & Verification group in San Diego, Ca. Test implementation is based on risk assessments, product requirements and design details. This role is critical to support the release a well-defined and valid system configuration.Our EUV light source consists of an intricate network of process gases, high power lasers, optics, electronics, mechatronics, and control systems. You will have the opportunity to Interact with all of these components and become a integration expert. You will be the key to building a better product though testing, issue identification and resolution, and identifying potential improvements.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Defines and owns the integration and verification Sub-PERTs.
Key Contributor on Alpha test definition, Test Performance Specification (TPS), and upon completion, the system level Test Analysis Report (TAR) .
Acts as a critical agent for over-all product quality and ensures accurate reporting.
Contributes to the integration planning and Prototype Machine Time test executions.
Works with technical development projects and the Machine Integration Teams (MIT).
Keep System Integration (SI) testing process moving forward and resolves conflicts in real time.
Maintains alignment with all stakeholders including: Development Project Lead (PL), SI PL, Proto-Machine Proto Integrator (PI), Proto Engineer (PE), and System Test Architect (STA).
Analyze issues and provide support in the definition, prioritization and specific testing for proposed solutions or containments.
Key Contributor to risk assessments and Issue & Risk Register (IRR).
Agent for quality within Failure Modes & Effect Analysis (FMEA), Critical Design Review (CDR), Test Performance Specification (TPS), Execution Plan (EP), Test Analysis Report (TAR), document and specification flows.
Drives projects to secure early risk reduction through pre-integration testing
Business Driver (BD) for SI Issues.
Owner of Issues Resolution Management process (IRM) to assure issues are recognized and resolved.
Contributes to technical roadmap planning.
Performs other duties as assigned or required.
Education and experience
BS in an Engineering discipline, or Physics.
Minimum 3 years of relevant experience.
Multi-Discipline engineering experience a plus.
Experience with Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, integration, test, or technical support of large complex systems.
Analytically strong, enthusiastic, flexible, assertive, proactive, structured.
Demonstrated Ability and willingness to travel for work visiting local sites for short periods (max. 2 weeks/year).

Working at the cutting edge of tech, you ll always have new challenges and new problems to solve - and working together is the only way to do that. You won t work in a silo. Instead, you ll be part of a creative, dynamic work environment where you ll collaborate with supportive colleagues. There is always space for creative and unique points of view. You ll have the flexibility and trust to choose how best to tackle tasks and solve problems.

To thrive in this job, you ll need the following skills:

Can observe and respond to stakeholders and situations while interacting with others.
Strong customer focus and commitment to customer satisfaction through prioritization, quality, efficiency and professionalism.
Ability to complete assignments with attention to detail and high degree of accuracy.
Proven ability to perform effectively in a demanding environment with changing workloads.
Identifies bottlenecks and drives improvements.
Work independently or as part of a team and follow through on assignments with minimal supervision.
Demonstrate open, clear, concise and professional communication.
Diversity & Inclusion

ASML is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values and respects the importance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is the policy of the company to recruit, hire, train and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, or gender identity. We recognize that diversity and inclusion is a driving force in the success of our company.

Other information

EOE AA M/F/Veteran/Disability

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