BASF Process Engineer / Chemical Engineer for Conceptual Process Design (m/f) in Ludwigshafen, Germany

Process Engineer / Chemical Engineer for Conceptual Process Design (m/f)

Job Field:Engineering

Location:Ludwigshafen, DE

Company:BASF SE

Job Type:Permanent

Job ID:EN56115741ONLE2

We are the world's leading chemical company because we offer intelligent solutions for our customers and for a sustainable future. We connect and develop people with diverse talents all over the world. For you, this means a variety of ways to advance. Not only your performance but also your personality matter to us, without regard to gender, age, origin, sexual orientation, disability or belief. At BASF, careers develop from opportunities.

Ludwigshafen is the world's largest integrated chemical complex and home to BASF Group headquarters. Located in the heart of Europe's Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region, you will find this to be an attractive place for both work and play.

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What you can expect

The Conceptual Process Engineering group offers a broad range of services in the area of conceptual design and revision of production processes. This includes development of process engineering concepts for plants and equipment.

  • In the position of Process Engineer, you will be responsible for our worldwide investment projects right from the start.

  • You will simulate and optimize the processes involved and will perform technological and economic assessments of process concepts and alternatives.

  • You will use modern simulation tools such as Aspen and/or CHEMASIM to do this.

  • With the aid of model-based optimization processes, you will make methodological adjustments and expansions involving these programs.

  • You will work actively and on your own initiative within interdisciplinary project teams in the BASF engineering network.

What we expect

  • You have a degree in the field of process engineering or chemical engineering.

  • You combine your in-depth knowledge of thermodynamics and thermal separation technology skillfully with experience in process simulation.

  • Your analytical, well-organized working style helps you to address your customers` wishes and provide them with optimum advice.

  • You also communicate proficiently in both German and English, and your targeted, clear communication style allows you to convey even complex matters in an understandable way.

We offer

  • Responsibility from day one in a challenging work environment and "on-the-job" training as part of a committed team.

  • Support of all employees by using different measures to ensure the balance of professional and private life.

  • Competitive compensation including attractive benefits as well as excellent career opportunities in an international company.

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