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BASF Research Scientist Chemometrics (m/f/d) in Ludwigshafen, Germany

Job Field : Research & Development

Location : Ludwigshafen,DEU

Company : BASF SE

Job ID : EN57929541ONLE1

Do you have any questions about the application process or the job? Mrs. Darleen Griesert (Talen Acquisition) Tel.:+49 302005-58701.

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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

In the Advanced Materials & Systems Research Division, our multifaceted team works together to develop functional materials and systems for high-performance, innovative and sustainable solutions for our customers in various different industries. At the same time, we meet the legal and economic requirements.

What you can expect

As part of an enthusiastic interdisciplinary global team of experts in our Competence Center Analytics you will provide chemometric assistance to solve analytical problems.

  • Together with our scientists you will develop chemometric models to support the analytical services for research, development and production.

  • In this context, you can bring in your broad experience in data pretreatment as well as chemometric methods and algorithms.

  • You will use all kinds of analytical data from research laboratories as well as from production plants to develop novel prediction approaches, including PLS, PCA, LDA, SVM, and other statistical methods.

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

What we expect

  • Phd in chemistry, physics, analytics or a comparable discipline with a focus on chemometric evaluation of analytical data

  • Strong expertise in chemometrics, statistics and model development, preferably by using your suitable software knowledge, e.g. R, Python, MATLAB or Unscrambler

  • Enjoy understanding complex problems

  • Taking initiative to develop new as well as creative approaches to solve them

  • Effective communication with representatives of various disciplines in German and/or English

  • Enjoy achieving successes as part of a team

We offer

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

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

  • Your contribution to a sustainable future because sustainability lies at the heart of everything we do and is a driver of growth.

  • Competitive compensation including attractive benefits as well as excellent career opportunities in an international company.