BASF Postdoc Image Processing (m/f) in Ludwigshafen, Germany

Job Field : Research & Development

Location : Ludwigshafen,DEU

Company : BASF SE

Job ID : EN57382328ONLE1

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.

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What you can expect

We are looking for a candidate to join our research unit Structures & Surfaces as soon as possible as a postdoc for 12 months. There is a possibility to extend the employment for another 12 months.

  • In this role, you will develop new computer vision algorithms for our image analysis software written in LabVIEW.

  • Together with our scientists you will develop innovative solutions for interdisciplinary problems.

  • You can bring in your broad experience with technologies, algorithms, methodologies and innovation in the field of image processing.

  • Through your independent work, you will actively participate within our team of experts in the BASF innovation process.

What we expect

  • You have successfully finished your studies with a PhD in informatics, biology, physics or a comparable discipline.

  • You have a strong expertise in and practical proficiency with programming languages (LabVIEW, C++, Java or Matlab).

  • Basic experience in microscopic imaging will be a great benefit.

  • You enjoy understanding complex problems in the context of computer vision and have high levels of creativity and initiative.

  • You communicate effectively with representatives of various disciplines in German and/or English and enjoy achieving successes as part of a team.

We offer

From day one you will be part of the BASF family. You will get involved in challenging fields of activity and have the opportunity to work on exciting projects in an interdisciplinary environment. Depending on the location of the respective group company you will get to know BASF and participate in various workshops and guided tours. In this way you will make numerous interesting experiences and get a deep insight into the world's leading chemical company.

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