BASF Software Engineer - Tarrytown, NY or RTP, NC in Tarrytown, New York

We are the world's leading chemical companybecause 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.

At BASF,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…

We are seeking a Software Engineer to work in out Tarrytown, NY or Research Triangle Park, NC location. Our global High Performance Computing (HPC) team supports and extends BASF high performance and supercomputing capabilities. In joint project teams with BASF Research & Development community we maximize the value of state-of-the art High Performance Computing.

This dynamic environment is built with a focus on performance and speed of implementation in support of our best and brightest researchers across all of our business interests. It is a fast paced, technically and scientifically exciting work environment.

Software Engineer - Tarrytown, NY or Research Triangle Park, NC (1604243)

Formula for Success: You Will…

  • Partner directly with Research & Development to deploy new software on the HPC grid, supporting a variety of languages including Python, Scala and Java.
  • Engage in periodic reviews of performance analysis and capacity planning to meet
  • Manage computing needs and continuous system optimization.
  • Review interoperability to ensure integration with other key systems.
  • Perform capacity planning to meet increasing computing needs and continuous system optimization.
  • Build relationships internally (80%) and externally (20%), mostly with vendors
  • Travel 15% of the time

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.

Ingredients for Success: What We Look For in You…

  • BA Degree is required; a degree in computer science, natural science with additional strong background in information technology is preferred; Master’s Degree or higher preferred.
  • Must have at least 5 years of experience supporting systems configuration and maintenance.
  • Experience operating and/or applying High Performance Computing (HPC) environment is a plus. .
  • Knowledge in Linux operation system (OS, networking, process level) is a plus.
  • Understanding of one or more object-oriented programming languages (Java, C ) is a plus
  • Team player able to work in a fast pace environment and work well with others.

Job: ITSE - Information Technology & Services

Organization: G-FSI-Global IT Delivery

Title: Software Engineer - Tarrytown, NY or RTP, NC

Location: NY-Tarrytown

Requisition ID: 1604243

Other Locations: US-NC-Research Triangle Park