Controls Engineer - Entry level
San Diego, CA 
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Job Description

Controls Engineer - Entry level

Location San Diego - CA, US
Entity ASML US, LP
Degree Master
Experience 0-2 years
Team Research & development
Job category Mechatronics Mechanical engineering Physics
Reference req11615


ASML US brings together the most creative minds in science and technology to develop lithography machines that are key to producing faster, cheaper, more energy-efficient microchips. We design, develop, integrate, market and service these advanced machines, which enable our customers - the world's leading chipmakers - to reduce the size and increase the functionality of their microchips, which in turn leads to smaller, more powerful consumer electronics. Our headquarters are in Veldhoven, the Netherlands, and we have 18 office locations around the United States including main offices in Wilton, CT, Chandler, AZ, San Jose, CA and San Diego, CA.

If you have a passion for technology and innovation you'llwant to check us out. Be a part of ASML. Be a part of progress.

One Company, One Goal, Limitless Innovation. It's our peoplethat make the difference.

"This position requires access to controlledtechnology, as defined in the Export Administration Regulations (15 C.F.R. *730, et seq.). Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to access suchcontrolled technology prior to beginning work. Business demands may requireASML to proceed with applicants who are immediately eligible to accesscontrolled technology."

Job Mission

The EUV source team in San Diego operates in a fast-paced,uniquely innovative and challenging environment to create new-to-industrysolutions with rapid productization to support an aggressive commercializationplan for the EUV technology within ASML. The Controls Department is responsible for the development andengineering of the control loops for the laser system. The complexity of the EUV source putsexciting and challenging demands on the Control Engineers who will be engagedin all phases of the control system developmentand integration involving high speed electronics, real-time embedded software,precision metrology and sophisticated control algorithms, all working underextremely challenging dynamic conditions to produce stable EUV light.

Job Description
  • Serve as a technical expert for one or more controlsubsystems, capable of independent decision making for critical technicalissues.
  • Leads and mentors junior controls engineers, leads thedevelopment and integration of innovative control system solutions to enablestable and efficient production of EUV.
  • Applies broad knowledge in sensors, actuators, controlalgorithms, automation, software, and data analysis tools to drive controlsystem improvements to enable continuously increased EUV power and systemavailability.
  • Leads the design and building of tools that allow debugging,analysis, and performance evaluation of control system performance. Leads the root cause analysis for controlsystem failures in products for integration and fielded units duringescalations.
  • Leads and performs integration activates including troubleshooting the control system, designing and executing test plans, to ensure thesystem functions as designed in the EUV light source.
  • Documents work results with system requirements, designspecifications, procedures, and training materials.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, capableof clearly explain technical issues and ideas to peers and management.
  • Requires minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Engineering orPhysics.
  • MSc/PhD in Controls highly regarded
  • Specialization in control systems preferred
  • Linear systems, feedback control, signal processing,estimation and system identification and non-linear systems undergraduate or postgraduatecourses will be highly regarded.
  • Feedback control.
  • Control system design
  • Building and troubleshooting real-life controllers.
Personal skills


EEO/AA (W/M/Vets/Disability) Employer.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
0 to 2 years
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