C++ Software Designer

  • Vakgebied IT
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer VAC-10029083
  • Locatie Eindhoven
  • Type overeenkomst Secondment via YER, Secondment with contracting
  • Branche Engineering, High Tech

Over deze vacature

Do you enjoy software development and would you like to expand your skill set and see your programming efforts through to commercial, external customer driven, deliverables? Then this is an exciting opportunity for you to apply.


As part of ASML’s data driven development groups in the Machine Control department, you will develop and build software solutions that are instrumental to have our lithographic machines operating at high productivity while maintaining nanometer accuracy and making sure that the system interfaces are consistent and in accordance with the industry high standards.

Since software is an integrating competency, it is an essential added value for ASML. You will be involved at all stages of the software development process; specification, design, qualification and integration of the advanced software for use in our world-leading products.

As a senior software design engineer you will be responsible for creating clear specifications on requirements, making efficient design choices and to 'make it happen' by also implementing the design and verifying the implementation.

Next to this, you will be responsible for providing effort estimates for the work at hand and identify dependencies on others. Together with your SAFe / Agile team you will schedule your activities and agree upon when to deliver the required specifications. The software delivered is documented and qualified by means of automated test cases.


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.


YER Technology offers you the possibility to become employed as Software Engineer and to combine challenging assignments with an excellent career with perspective on a fixed contract at YER Technology or our client. The following conditions are applicable:

  • Attractive salary between €60.000 - €80.000 depending on your experience  
  • 25 free to spend holidays per year  
  • A contract for a definite or indefinite period at a financially robust organization  
  • Travel expense reimbursement
  • Good pension scheme  
  • Overtime will be compensated in time-for-time  
  • Committed to a good balance between work and private life  
  • An open culture and clear communication  
  • A Service Desk ready to answer all your practical questions  



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 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:

  • You have a passion for technology and are excited by the idea that your work will impact millions of end-users worldwide.
  • We are looking for someone who has a deep technical experience but at the same time likes to communicate with other departments and wants to understand how complex systems work. You are analytical, product and quality-oriented. You have a keen eye for detail.
  • You are used to work in a highly complex and procedural environment. To you, proper code documentation is mandatory and you like to keep your work with a high level of structure and clarity. You like to work in a team with other design engineers with whom you can exchange technical ideas and debate upon the best solution for each project.
  • You are able to guide and coach junior design engineers as well as communicate effectively with senior engineers and architects.

Education and experience

  • Bachelor or Master level with an education in Computer Science or related technical field.
  • Demonstrable expertise in C, C++, object oriented programming, Unix/Linux, Solaris, Python, and software configuration management (e.g. ClearCase, GIT).
  • Experienced in working in a SAFe or Agile team environment and applying lean practices.
  • Experience with QT, code generation, factory automation related data and control protocols (SECS, EDA, etc), data management and security is a pré.
  • 6+ years of experience in a high-tech environment.