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BASF DevOps Engineer Procurement Solutions (m/f/d) - Remote Option GER in Berlin, Germany

Job Field : IT / Information Management

Location : Berlin,DEU

Company : BASF Services Europe GmbH

Job ID : EN59296240ONLE1

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As an international service hub, the BASF Services Europe GmbH bundles a wide range of services for the BASF Group throughout Europe. In the heart of Berlin, we combine expertise in the areas of finance, HR, supply chain, procurement, product safety and IT. We focus on digital and customer-focused solutions, to create services for future. Learn more about us and our location-independent work models at

Digitalization is a key differentiator to position BASF as leading chemical company for our customers. We as Global Digital Services enable BASF's digitalization. In agile teams, we develop innovative digital solutions for BASF and its customers, create new exciting customer experiences and business growth, and drive efficiencies in processes. We provide IT that works and offer know-how and access to latest technologies in the areas of cloud computing, blockchain or big data.

What you can expect

The Procurement Product Family provides digital SAP and Non-SAP solutions to fulfil the requirements from BASF companies. The Team Purchase Order & Invoicing owns four product teams together with the internal Business Partners and has a global accountability within BASF.

  • You will be part of the Agile Product Team and ensure full product Life-Cycle management from idea to operations.

  • You will be responsible for designing possible technical solutions for subject-specific business requirements in coordination with other DevOps engineers and internal business partners within BASF.

  • You will develop, configure and test complex applications, including quality assurance and managing projects in cooperation with our business partners and third-party providers.

  • This includes the implementation through development (ABAP/ ABAP OO) and/or customizing in SAP and of relevant digital applications.

  • While performing studies, evaluations of purchased software and doing solution scouting, you design and implement prototypes in projects using new technologies (S4/HANA, Fiori, API) in a distributed system landscape (SAP UI5, cloud or mobile applications).

  • Managing & maintaining operational business support in BASF application landscape behoves you as well as problem management, change management (incl. small business requests) and Continuous Service Improvement (CSI).

  • You provide support during change requests / projects with early consulting which comprises efforts estimation and high level design solution. Thereafter, proceed and ensure further development, evolution and optimization.

What we expect

  • degree in Computer Science, Informatics, Business Informatics or in a comparable field

  • minimum 6-8 years related working experience with complex SAP and Non-SAP applications, knowledge of purchasing processes is a plus

  • strong knowledge and understanding in SAP Material Management / Procurement (compulsory) and Plant Maintenance (optional) modules within the SAP application is essential

  • hands-on experience in an agile product development team

  • fundamental programming skills in ABAP/ABAP objects or other programming languages/technologies such as Java, SAP Web Dynpro, SA UI5 or Eclipse

  • familiar with digital technology - e.g.: S4/HANA, Fiori, API, RPA / automation, Power Platform, Machine Learning / Artificial Intelligence, etc

  • excellent English communication, negotiation and interpersonal skills in an international team combined with a very high level of customer orientation

  • experiencing agile way of working or agile implementation approach

  • strong digital mindset to accelerate BASF digitalization transformation journey

  • high sense of responsibility to have conflict awareness and management skills

We offer

  • Onboarding to help you settle in quickly, ensuring you are part of the BASF team from day one.

  • Location-independent work models with defined days of presence in Berlin and place of residence in Germany.

  • Flexible working hours so that you can organize your working and private life according to your needs.

  • Development discussions and programs so that you can reach your full potential.