BASF Artificial Intelligence Expert (m/f) in Ludwigshafen, Germany

Job Field : Research & Development

Location : Ludwigshafen,DEU

Company : BASF SE

Job ID : EN56646708DIGI44

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 leisure time.

Learn more about BASF SE at http://on.basf.com/Headquarters

What you can expect

Join our Data Science community and shape the future of digitalization in Research and Development. If a system observes its environment and takes actions that maximize its chance of success at a given goal we call it Artificial Intelligence (AI).

  • As AI expert, you will create such systems for multiple application areas in materials and systems research as well as process and quality control.

  • You will evaluate new approaches and explore new applications for AI in BASF.

  • You will initiate and execute AI projects in collaboration with research and business units in diverse high performing teams.

  • In these project teams, you will define and develop novel AI solutions and liaise with academic experts and commercial providers.

  • You will communicate and disseminate AI to a broad community of scientists and managers.

What we expect

  • You have demonstrated that you can build AI systems based on machine learning technology by integrating advanced algorithms with interfaces for observation and action.

  • In contrast to an isolated developer you appreciate and understand experts from all areas of Data Science, including IT, Data Analytics, Data Management, and Project Management.

  • You have a strong background in science or engineering and preferably hold a PhD or equivalent qualification.

  • You gained experience in multiple projects using different IT environments (e.g. Big Data systems like Hadoop and Spark; Machine Learning frameworks like TensorFlow; and programming languages like R or Python).

  • You bring agility, creativity, and entrepreneurial thinking into the team while feeling comfortable in a diverse, interdisciplinary, and challenging environment.

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.