Product Quality - Supplier Engineer

  • Aanbod Max. € 80,000
  • Functiegroep Quality & Safety, Engineering
  • Dienstverband Fulltime
  • Vacaturenummer 8447500
  • Locatie Veldhoven
  • Contract Detachering via YER
  • Branche Education, High Tech

Over deze vacature

Are you the person who will ensure supplier product quality in a multidisciplinary context? Do you have the technical and interpersonal capabilities to guide new product introductions in demanding projects at ASML’s suppliers? Then we would like to hear from you today!


The mission of the Supplier Engineer NPI is to create an “able and enabled” team to bridge between ASML suppliers and ASML Development and drive co-design activities. Support ASML’s outsourcing strategy to increase ASML flexibility and focus on the ASML added value. Drive technological aspects between development programs and suppliers:

  • Drive technological challenges and requirements to the supplier
  • Develop suppliers in new production techniques/parts/product
  • Increase leverage of supplier technology & processes into the ASML design project (early supplier involvement of supplier in design for manufacturing)
  • Professionalize outsourcing management as part of the Supplier Account Teams (SAT’s) and strategic product family team.
All activities muss be in line with sector and business line targets:

Early supplier involvement

  • Participate in D&E projects in early design phases to secure Design-for-Manufacturing and technology availability from suppliers. Challenge design with capabilities in supply chain. Review
  • Design Specifications on manufacturability
  • Facilitate early supplier involvement at new products and processes

New Product Introduction

  • Execute the NPI deliverables (SoW, FMEA, TAS, PER, TCD, PQR); Manufacturing Flow, Process FMEA, Determine test tools and Test Coverage, First Article Inspection & Evaluation Report, Supplier Output Control, test standards
  • Support suppliers with difficult manufacturing issues (e.g. yield and quality improvement)
  • NPI Supplier Selection (through auditing)

Supplier Development

  • Member of the SAT, with deliverables on Quality and Technology. Validate Q and T targets and actuals for supplier. Manage suppliers towards Competitive Performance (Q, T) during NPI and assure proper continuation of Q and T performance during volume phase
  • Manage Processes at suppliers to world class efficiency and effectiveness during NPI phase and assure proper handover to volume supply chain
  • Consult on and attune improvement proposals at suppliers. Initiate actions to ensure implementation and execution at supplier during NPI phase and assure proper transfer to volume supply chain
  • Implement improvements actions at supplier on quality complaints and nonconforming products during NPI phase


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.


You will be employed by YER and seconded to ASML. We offer:

  • Good employee benefits (e.g. work-life balance, pension, lease car, bonus model)
  • Challenging assignments
  • Excellent guidance from your consultant and YER's back office
  • Development opportunities, including the YER Talent Development Programme with a personal coach
  • Intensive support for international candidates (including Dutch lessons, tax-return and accommodation assistance)
  • Cooperative and results and relationship-driven
  • Friendly atmosphere and open culture
  • Community/network with other technology professionals from a variety of multinationals
  • Events and master classes with interesting speakers and attractive companies


  • Bachelor or master degree or equivalent based on relevant working experience in mechanical, electrical engineering or applied physics, preferably with focus on quality engineering
  • Project management
  • Six Sigma
  • 5-10 years of work experience in complex technically driven and international organization(s)
  • Knowledge in Supply Chain Engineering
  • Proven quality management skills
  • Broad technical knowledge on quality and standardization
Personal skills
  • Excellent social and communication skills in English
  • Candidate must be able to communicate effectively throughout different levels within the organization. Strong negotiation skills for interfacing with other sectors and suppliers
  • Team player, but also independent
  • Result driven with a pragmatic attitude
  • Analytical, abstract thinking, plenty of initiative
  • Sharing knowledge and stress tolerant
  • Service minded and a drive for continuous improvement