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ASML Netherlands B.V.

9031008 | VELDHOVEN | Detachering | WO | 40 uur | publicatiedatum 


Over de functie

YACHT trainees has developed a new, innovative and successful talent programme. Within the YACHT traineeship, talents are trained as professional specialists with management skills. Would you like to develop software for innovative products in challenging projects for high-tech customers? Where you are 100% involved and where you can combine technology with working in an R&D environment? Are you the perfect match?
In this technical traineeship you will grow within 3 years to a software project lead or a lead designer  in the ASML Development and Engineering organization. ASML is a large company on the cutting edge of chip- manufacturing equipment  They are market- and technology leader with their high-end lithography machines that project the patterns of the circuits on silicon wafers. You will do different assignments for ASML at a high level.  . You will be specifying, designing, developing, realizing and testing new or improved features that push the boundaries of chip manufacturing. Because of the highly dynamic environment within ASML you have to be a good communicator, a real team player, result oriented and you have to take initiative.



  • You have a MSc, PhD or PDEng in Computer Science, Software Engineering, System Engineering, or any other equivalent software experience.
  • 0-2 Years of work/internship experience in software development (in product).
  • Experience with development in C++
  • Affinity with software in a technological environment and in products.
  • Experience with UML, Linux and/or VxWorks, Python is a plus.
  • Experience or affinity with working according to Agile/Scrum methodology.
  • Preferably knowledgeable on Object- Oriented design techniques.
  • Solid English skills (conversation and writing).
  • Strong communication and networking skills. Know your stakeholders and know how to communicate with them 
  • Project management experience during your education. 
  • Guts à if you want it, make sure you do it.
  • Ownership and responsibility
  • Being a team player is really important for these roles.


As a Trainee you will be trained as a specialist with management skills! Together we look for the best assignments at ASML. We will offer an in-house traineeship (2 or 3 different assignments at ASML).
Each Yacht trainee follows, in addition to the 2 or 3 challenging assignments an intensive personal leadership journey over a course of three years. Active coaching, mentoring, competence and self-reflection by other trainees are important pillars within this program. A YACHT trainee is performing at increased efficiency within the organization and gives fresh insights. Now and in the future!
As a trainee you will be selected on the skills and attributes. The core competencies that apply to all our Trainees are:

  • Discipline
  • Results orientation 
  • Impact
  • Self-development
  • Adaptability
The above mentioned core competencies are assessed through an online assessment tool.  Apply via the apply-button, Yacht Trainees will send you to a link to the test!


YACHT Trainees Engineering offers you the most challenging assignments at ASML. Work that matters is our focus. As a trainee you will participate in our talent program #schoolofwork! #Schoolofwork is more than a series of workouts. It is a complete training program with intensive coaching, online assignments, and talent Day intervisions. You will get a talent coach from YACHT who guides you and a Talent psychologist from out training. In addition to this program and intensive counseling we offer you a competitive salary and the opportunity to make strides in your own personal development as an professional.
YACHT Trainees is the specialist in the field of young talent. We find, retain and develop highly skilled young people (Bachelor / Master) with a maximum of 2 years work experience. YACHT Trainees has developed a new, innovative and already successful talent program. Within the YACHT traineeship talent is trained as specialist with management skills. The program helps you to fulfill strategic positions within 3 years.


Voor meer informatie neem je contact op met Martijn van der Aa via telefoonnummer +31 0651573734

Werken voor Yacht
Yacht is dé organisatie van en voor professionals. Wij verbinden professionals en organisaties die het verschil willen maken. Ons doel is optimaal resultaat: jou als professional uitdagend werk bieden waarmee jij de organisaties van onze opdrachtgevers blijvend verbetert. Behoor jij tot de beste professionals in jouw vak? Wil je samen met vakgenoten het verschil maken bij toonaangevende organisaties? Dan willen we jou graag leren kennen.


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