ASML System test engineer (HW/SW) in Veldhoven, Netherlands


ASML’s Applications products are critical elements in the semiconductor manufacturing process. System-level integration and testing are very important steps in the development process of our products and ensure that the system meets specifications. The test engineer is a key participant in the system level test process and has an important contribution to the product releasing process.

Job Mission

As part of the STI team perform test activities for the packages that are released towards ASML APPS customers on a regular basis. Main team goal is to prevent system level issues to occur at customers, taking resource and time restrictions into account.

Job Description
  • As a test engineer you are a member of the Applications System Test and Integration team. You have the following tasks.

  • Align with development teams on the test strategy for new features. You specify and maintain system-level test cases to be executed by the STI team.

  • Test integrated software according test specification and plans. You perform both regression and progression testing in a hardware/software environment. While executing the system tests, you detect and register issues. You work with development teams in diagnosing the issues and re-testing solutions. You report the issues found and enable the product teams to judge the impact and risks of the issues.

  • Automate tests and thereby reduce test lead time, increase test repeatability and improving team efficiency. You execute the basic regression test on the software baseline on a weekly basis and help in analyzing the test results.

  • Contribute to process/tooling improvements where needed, e.g. to support continuous integration/releasing

Keywords: Testing, ISTQB, Agile, scrum, system testing, test automation, test management, hardware, software, semiconductor industry, high-tech, tooling.


HBO Technical, preferably Computer Science, Software Engineering or Information Technology.


Proven background of at least 3 years in testing, preferably in a hardware/software environment. This concerns test specification, execution, test automation and reporting. ISTQB certification is preferred.

Personal skills con
  • Good team player;

  • Flexible;

  • Result driven, “make it happen attitude”;

  • Self-starter;

  • Accurate in way of working;

  • Able to switch quickly between levels of abstractions (detailed view vs. system level view);

Context of the position

The System Test and Integration (STI) team is responsible for the integration of project deliverables into a software package (release/patch) and testing the package at the system level. Main focus of the STI team is alpha testing, i.e. system-level testing after development is finished and before the start of the beta test at a customer site.

Part of the System Test and Integration group within the software cluster in the business line Applications.


Location: Veldhoven, Netherlands

Level: Bachelor

Experience: 2-5 Professional

Available since: 2/26/2018

Functional area: Information Technology, HMI

Background: Software Engineering, Computer Science, System Integration

Reference: req393