Senior JAVA DevOps Engineer

  • Job category IT
  • Employment Fulltime
  • Reference number VAC-10022909
  • Location Veldhoven
  • Contract type Secondment via YER
  • Industry IT & Telecom

About this vacancy

The engineering environment is used by more than 9000 research and development engineers, worldwide. Are you the Java DevOps Engineer who enables our Research and Development engineers to get most out of their state-of-the-art development tools?

Job Mission

Implement and extend our development environment for engineering with capabilities needed to implement and maintain the Machine HW-SW definition. This environment is mainly developed in JAVA, supported by a data management layer implemented in PREEvision, a tool provided by a third party supplier. You will work in close cooperation with the ASML internal customer and other agile IT Teams.

Job description

As an IT DevOps Engineer you are involved in the development, implementation, (automated) testing, review, documentation and rollout of JAVA based solutions. You work as a member of an Agile team using the Scrum framework. With the team, you will be responsible for implementing new features, fixing issues and supporting users of the environment. You will closely collaborate with teams inside and outside of the Agile Release Train (ART) to deliver a stable and usable product.

Common tasks:

  • Design and build JAVA based back-end solutions
  • Develop and improve new features in collaboration with the customer and end-users
  • Further develop, implement and migrate DevOps processes and products

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 IT division supports information management, infrastructure and key business processes across ASML. The IT

infrastructure, hardware and applications are absolutely mission-critical for almost all ASML’s internal and external activities.

A department within the IT organization is P&T (Product and Technology) Hardware Engineering; this department is responsible for the engineering infrastructure services and applications/tooling for ASML’s Development and Engineering organization. We ensure that these services are running in an optimal way and we look at innovating the services.

IT P&T Hardware Engineering supports two development disciplines: Hardware (mechanical, electrical, simulation) and Software engineering. As an IT JAVA DevOps Engineer, you will be active in the Hardware group, maintaining and supporting an engineering application for internal ASML users.


ASML is a successful Dutch high-tech enterprise that produces complex lithography systems used by chip manufacturers in the production of integrated circuits. ASML is at the cutting edge of this technology and delivers systems to all the world's leading chip manufacturers. ASML's employees are among the most creative talents in the fields of physics, mathematics, chemistry, mechanical engineering and software. Every day they collaborate in close-knit multidisciplinary teams in which members listen to and learn from one another and exchange ideas. It is the ideal environment for professional development and personal growth.

ASML is headquartered in Veldhoven, the Netherlands.

Offer description

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, colour, 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.

Candidate profile


  • Bachelor level or equivalent in Electrical Engineering, SW Engineering, Embedded Systems or Information Technology.


  • 3+ years working experience
  • Good knowledge of JAVA and the JAVA framework
  • Basic knowledge of Python
  • Understanding and practical experience with
    • TDD process (Clean Code)
    • Back-end development
    • Maven build process
    • Windows OS knowledge
    • Data modelling
  • Agile experience (Scrum/SAFe)


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:

Personal skills

  • Highly motivated team player
  • Shows initiative and problem-solving attitude
  • Independent, accurate, systematic approach, problem-solving, self-organizing
  • Pragmatic, practical, flexible and committed to quality
  • Analytical skills
  • Think practical on the impact of decisions for customer and end-user
  • Strong communication skills and proficiency in the English language, proficiency in the Dutch language is a pre.