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Expert in Precision Engineering
Employer: ASML
Location: Veldhoven, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands
Employment Start Date: As soon as possible

Organization Description:

About ASML
ASML is a successful high-tech company headquartered in the Netherlands, which manufactures complex lithography machines that chip manufacturers use to produce integrated circuits. Every year, chips become faster, smaller, smarter and more energy-efficient, and breakthroughs in ASML's research activities have played an important part in making it possible. In the space of 25 years we have grown from nothing into a multinational company with 55 locations in 16 countries and annual sales of 5.6 billion Euros in 2011.

Job Description:

Are you eager to further develop your mechanical expertise? To be part of the state-of-the art technology innovation and multiple engineering discipline? If so, then a job of expert in precision engineering at ASML could be the perfect next step in your career.

Job Mission
As an Expert in Precision Engineering you are responsible for technology and conceptual development and application of design principles and patterns of precision engineering to meet system specifications, and operational requirements.

Job Description
Within ASML the sector Development & Engineering (D&E) is responsible for the specification and the design of the ASML products. The department Mechanical Development (MDEV) is designing, building and testing mechanical systems and sub-systems which are fitted into the end products. The group Mechanical Analysis is responsible for precision engineering of critical modules and for general mechanical analysis.

• Creation and validation of new concepts;
• Optimization of the design, within team of designers;
• Investigation of complex mechanical issues (testing, calculations, data analysis);
• Definition and execution of final tests to verify the specifications.


 Educational Level

Technical University, masters or PhD with specialization in Precision-, Micro-, Nano- engineering; Biomechanics; Tribology; Mechanics of materials or Mechatronics (with mechanical background).

Solid theoretical and experimental experience in the field of precision engineering. Preferably also experience in one or more of the following competences: 
• Finite element method (FEM); 
• Tribology, coatings, air bearings; 
• Joining technologies: fasteners, adhesives, welding, etc… ;
• Fatigue of elastic elements; 
• Advanced materials (ceramics, glass, composites).

Personal Skills:
• Strong analytical ability with a pragmatic attitude;
• Creative thinking capability;
• Good communication skills; 
• Good knowledge of English.

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For more information about this job, please contact Martien Hermens on phone number 040 268 8970.

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Keywords: Mechanical engineering, Mechanical Precision Engineer, Precision Design, Specialist, Ingenieur.

Date Posted: September 24, 2012