BASF Artificial Intelligence Expert (Data Scientist) in Florham Park, New Jersey

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 with a strong emphasis on process safety, as well as the safety of our employees and the communities we operate in 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 2017. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

Artificial Intelligence Expert (Data Scientist) (1804644) – Florham Park, NJ preferred. Candidate must be located within a commutable distance from a BASF site.

Where the Chemistry Happens

Become a driving force in changing the way we run our business. Our Data Science and Artificial Intelligence (AI) team in Advanced Business Analytics provides BASF-wide data-driven decision-making solutions for multiple business application areas. We understand Artificial Intelligence systems as systems able to sense the environment, identify patterns, recommend a decision, and learn to adapt from feedback.

We are seeking a professional like you, with a background in machine learning and statistics, as well as thinking in complete systems, to design and implement them across BASF’s business applications.

Formula for Success

  • Leveraging your educational background in Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, Data Science, or a related discipline, along with your relevant professional work experience, you will lead, execute, and coordinate innovative data analytics initiatives and establish sustainable solutions.

  • Your experience with statistical toolkits and programming languages (e.g., R, Python) will be a valued asset as you drive the diffusion of AI within BASF and work creatively on new applications for AI.

  • Your familiarity with different analytical areas of expertise in AI (e.g., machine/reinforcement learning, statistics, analytics) will enable you to explore technical possibilities and create ideas together with internal non-AI-expert business partners.

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.

BASF provides interesting and challenging learning and development opportunities to help you make the most of your talents and your job.

Job: ITSE - Information Technology & Services

Organization: G-FDB/OAS-Adv. Business Analytics - Smart Data-63009625

Title: Artificial Intelligence Expert (Data Scientist)

Location: NJ-Florham Park

Requisition ID: 1804644