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Smartphones, computers, networks, self-driving cars, intelligent machines, the latest medical advances, renewable energy – the digital transformation makes our lives easier, safer, and more comfortable.

And we are at the center of it all: The world's leading technology companies manufacture their products with innovative solutions from ASM.

Solutions Engineering Placement Student

The ASM team is looking to immediately fill the above position:

With our SIPLACE SMT placement machines and DEK stencil printers we support electronics manufacturers all over the world on their path to the Smart #1 SMT Factory as we successfully implement Industry 4.0 concepts.

As the industry’s innovation and technology leader, our product portfolio stands for top quality, process integration and flexible best-in-class solutions. Our vision: We enable the digital world!

The Role:

We have opportunities to join this amazing business within the Surface Mount Technology Customized Applications team. Within the department you will support the Special Construction department (Known as SOKO) in planning, development, construction, testing and documentation of customized special solutions.

This is a role for someone who likes to be ‘hands on’ and you will learn the skills of working in an engineering environment and communicating within the team and with other departments come and be a part of something amazing!

Your profile:

We are growing our team and are looking for a solutions engineering placement student to add to our exciting team. We are happy to train and develop you to be the best (and have a great team to support you!) In return you will bring the following skills and experience to us:

•Currently studying for a degree in a relevant engineering field
•Experience and/or knowledge across Mechanical, Electrical and Control Systems Engineering
•Able to communicate effectively both face to face and in writing with people at all levels in an organisation.
•Able to build stable and useful working relationships; able to co-ordinate effectively with others.
•Able to develop skills in basic theories, practices or procedures in one or more ‘skill-areas’ through formal training.
•Able to apply a logical and systematic approach when solving relatively complex problems.
•Approachable and responsive to new ideas.
•Able to organise own time and workload to deliver against tasks set by others.

Training and Projects

We’ll help you make the most of your placement by offering you on the job training with your manager, peers and development programme. We have a plan individually tailored to each placement in order to track your performance and help you to enhance your existing transferrable skills as well as your course specific skills.

On top of your day-to-day role, you also have the chance to get involved in a variety of projects. These projects are in addition to your job role and include team working, exciting project management, creative and innovative thinking and representing the business at STEM events. There are also opportunities to be involved in the development and release of our new technology.

Rewards and Benefits

Our placement programme offers many rewards and benefits, such as the following:

  • £1,000 starting bonus
  • A competitive salary of £18,540 per annum pro rata
  • 25 days annual leave
  • Discounts at local and global organisations
  • Corporate gym membership
  • Subsidised canteen
  • Flexible working hours
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Opt-in pension scheme
  • Employee Assistance programme
  • Life Assurance scheme
  • Gain invaluable experience working with a team of diverse people
  • Team building days out

Largest hardware
and software
supplier for the
electronics industry
1,400 high-tech
Over 14,800
employees from many
different cultures
Annual group sales:
US$ 2.49 billion
Active in over
30 countries