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BASF IS Cyber Security Specialist (m/f/d) in Ludwigshafen, Germany

Job Field : IT / Information Management

Location : Ludwigshafen,DEU

Company : BASF Digital Solutions GmbH

Job ID : EN59107967ONLE1

Do you have questions about the application process or the vacancy? Mrs Khand Thräner (Talent Acquistion) Phone no.: +49 (0)30 2005 - 59929

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BASF Digital Solutions GmbH offers innovative solutions for the design and optimization of business processes for the BASF Group around the world. As an experienced business solution provider, we create added value for BASF by developing new business models with digital technologies, thereby increasing the efficiency and effectiveness of processes through IT and digital solutions. Learn more about BASF Digital Solutions GmbH 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

In our Cyber Security Defense Center unit, you will act as a competent contact person in the area of Cyber Security for the BASF Group.

  • You accomplish technical aspects of digital security incident triage, resolution and closure, focusing on complex incidents and high-risk events.

  • You support technical aspects of digital investigation/forensic cases.

  • Improve security controls and operational processes by applying the findings of the analysis to increase overall BASF security maturity level.

  • Furthermore, your proactively develop use-cases for SIEM correlation rules in order to detect suspicious activities within the BASF Corporate Network.

  • As part of a community of security experts, you will work closely with other operational units of the BASF Group.

What we expect

  • degree in applied IT, computer science or a comparable technical apprenticeship

  • several years of professional experience in Cyber Security

  • good understanding of various open source and commercial analysis tools used for incident analysis, both network and host based

  • good organizational and time management

  • confident communication in English, both spoken and written

We offer

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

  • An attractive competitive salary that is based on the company's success and your individual performance.

  • Flexible work arrangements so that you can balance your working life and private life.

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

  • This role can be performed either part-time or full-time.

  • Fixed-term contract for 24 months