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

Job Field : Research & Development

Location : Ludwigshafen,DEU

Company : BASF SE

Job ID : EN56891454ONLE1

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 play.

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

What you can expect

Within our Process Research and Chemical Engineering research unit, you will take on responsibility for research and development work in the field of electrochemistry.

  • You will develop electrochemical methods and transfer them to production scale.

  • You will characterize and improve components and cells in the lab and at the technical center, while using electrochemical measurement methods and applying your knowledge of chemistry and materials science.

  • Your duties will also include evaluating and interpreting the analytical methods that are applied as well as documenting and presenting the results of your research.

  • Extensive cooperation with internal partners from R&D and marketing and with external development partners will be an essential element of your work.

  • In addition, you will supervise international cooperative research initiatives as well.

What we expect

  • You have a PhD in chemistry, materials science or a comparable discipline, on which you earned above-average marks.

  • You have excellent knowledge and skills in the field of electrochemistry and preferably have experience with solid-state electrochemistry.

  • You are well acquainted with standard IT applications and versed in using your excellent English language skills on a daily basis at work.

  • Basic knowledge of engineering and technology are beneficial.

  • In your day-to-day work, you enjoy contributing creativity and initiative, view yourself as a team player and are distinguished by strong cooperation and communication skills.

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.