ASML IT -Application Support Specialist in Veldhoven, Netherlands


The software engineering infrastructure group within ASML is responsible for the software development environment, which is being used by more than 1000 software developers. This environment consists of an integrated development, build, test and release environment and must be capable to support the lifecycle and configuration management of the ASML product software. In this context, you will have the opportunity to work in a large team of Infrastructure specialists.

Job Mission

As an application support specialist, you will be managing and maintaining the software-test and - debug environment of the ASML software development environment, in co-operation with the SEI Infrastructure team, the internal customer and SEI Test architect.

Job Description
  • Deliver support Software Test and Debug Environment based on Solaris and Linux(2nd line support and maintenance)

  • Take ownership of the test environment as provided to the internal customer. The test environment supports more than 1000 software developers.

  • Define improvement proposals that focus on system performance and process efficiency for end-users.

  • Participate as technical expert in running projects within the IT CCP ST software group.

  • Investigate and implement non-standard changes with a limited scope.

  • Give support in solving difficult 3rd line incidents related to the test environment.

  • Strong partner in discussions with SEI test architect.

  • Keep abreast with relevant literature, means and methods.


At least Bachelor degree or equivalent.

  • Relevant experience and proven experience in large technical complicated development environments

  • Knowledge of Scripting languages (Perl and Python)

  • Knowledge of ClearCase, Clearquest is a pre

  • Knowledge of Storage Solutions

  • Knowledge of Databases: Oracle, SQL

  • Thorough understanding and practical experience with:

Software Test environments Software Development process Solaris and/or Linux Infrastructure Virtualizations techniques (Linux Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization or Solaris LDOM’s)

Personal skills
  • Able to handle issues from demanding customers in a professional way.

  • Shows initiative and problem solving attitude.

  • Pragmatic, practical, flexible (occasional evening or weekend work) and committed to quality.

  • Excellent communication skills and proficiency in the English language.

Context of the position

At ASML we invent, develop and manufacture world-leading high tech lithography machines for our chip making customers. These tailor-made machines can image billions of structures in a few seconds with an accuracy of a few silicon atoms. Our headquarters are located in the heart of the Eindhoven region, also known as ‘Brainport’, Europe’s top tech hub.

The software development infrastructure is critical for almost all ASML’s internal and external activities.

Our group is responsible for the infrastructure and tooling for ASML’s development organization.

The SEI Application Support Engineer will be part of the Infra Structure Support team which is part of the software engineering group. This group is responsible for the software development environment for ASML’s product lines and to maintain, support and develop these environments further.

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. An assessment will be part of the recruitment process.

Location: Veldhoven, Netherlands

Level: Bachelor

Experience: 5-10 Experienced

Available since: 3/13/2018

Functional area: Information Technology

Background: Information Technology

Reference: req1185