BASF Explore Together - International Internship Program Molecular Simulation in Tarrytown in Ludwigshafen, Germany

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Job Field: Research & Development

Location: Ludwigshafen, DE

Company: BASF SE

Job Type: Internship

Job ID: EN56713969ONLE4

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.

Every year Explore Together gives a small number of top science, engineering and economics students the opportunity to take a unique look at the working world of the global giant BASF.

What you can expect

During this 6 month internship, starting in 2018, you will support the work of our Quantum Chemistry & Molecular Simulation department in Tarrytown, USA.

  • You will support the design and implementation of chemical simulation projects.

  • You will also contribute the development of algorithms into generalized workflows.

  • Furthermore, you will perform standard molecular dynamics simulations and free energy calculations.

  • You have the chance to participate in cultural activities together with your new colleagues.

What we expect

  • You are in an advanced stage of your studies or currently pursuing a PhD in the field of engineering (chemical, materials, civil or mechanical) with focus on molecular simulations at a European University.

  • Ideally, you already have extensive experience in programming (e.g. Python/C/C++/Bash).

  • You are known for your great study results and your extra-curricular commitment.

  • Your English language skills are very good and you have already had the chance to gather practical experience in the industry as well as abroad.

  • If you are also an innovative, team-oriented person with high interest in the sustainable research of BASF, you could be the perfect candidate for our internship program in Tarrytown!

  • Please apply with your full set of documents: Letter of motivation in English, containing specifications regarding timescale and duration. Furthermore your CV in English as well as all relevant certificates and references in original language.

We offer

The Human Resources department in Ludwigshafen will help you with organizing flights and visa in advance of your trip. In addition to an internship salary you will receive an attractive benefits package including reimbursement of your flight and visa expenses. For further information please visit our website

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