BASF Database Administrator - Florham Park, NJ in Florham Park, New Jersey

AtBASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world’s leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of society through science and innovation.

We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.

And we are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America’s Best Employers in 2015. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

Where the Chemistry Happens…

The Database and Web Administrator provides monitoring and online support of all databases running in BASF regionally and globally. The Database administration team provides support for all databases inside BASF Globally and Regionally.

Database Administrator - 1702511

Formula for Success: You Will…

  • Ensure audit, monitoring and documentation of BASF’s databaseinfrastructures as part of a global team.

  • Support Patching, Version and Lifecycle management to ensure secure and mostactual environment possible.

  • Lead major incidents and drive them to resolution.

  • Design environments per project and customer requirements.

  • Perform system performance tuning and procedures.

  • Document operational processes and procedures.

  • Participate in on-call duties.

Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You…

Adding value to our customers begins with adding value to you. You@BASF is the suite of benefits, perks, programs and unique opportunities we offer to support you—the whole you—in all stages of your life and career. With you@BASF, you create your own chemistry.

The total rewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, we believe investing in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, global organization, you’ll have a chance to grow professionally and personally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career.

* This position is not eligible for relocation assistance.*

Ingredientsfor Success: What We Look For in You…

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in variousareas of IT applications.

  • Bachelor's degree preferred. Technical training in the IT sector a plus.

  • Experience in Oracle (OCA/OCP Certificate a plus) and MicrosoftMSSQL products.

  • Working knowledge of basic project management, process analysis,process improvement and change management methodologies; Logical andprocess-oriented problem solving skills.

  • Demonstrated experience supporting customers in a largeorganization, with the ability to communicate effectively with all levels ofthe organization.

  • Demonstrated experience multitasking while maintaining a highattention to details in a fast-paced, fluid environment.

  • Experience working in a globally, diverse organization a plus.

  • Fluent in English.

  • Demonstrated entrepreneurial drive and self-motivation.

Job: ITSE - Information Technology & Services

Organization: G-FSI-Global IT Delivery

Title: Database Administrator - Florham Park, NJ

Location: NJ-Florham Park

Requisition ID: 1702511