BASF Scientific Application Developer for Process Chemistry & Inorganic Materials (m/f) in Ludwigshafen, Germany

Job Field : Research & Development

Location : Ludwigshafen,DEU

Company : BASF SE

Job ID : null

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

As part of the scientific app lab within our Data Science research unit, you will develop computational applications that facilitates R&D in the Process Chemistry & Inorganic Materials division.

  • You will actively identify needs of researchers, translate these into R&D software specifications and manage the development.

  • In this context, you will work closely together with scientists and software engineers while providing a good understanding of their scientific tasks.

  • You will actively participate in the implementation of new applications and take care of the migration of existing applications.

  • Furthermore, you will manage a portfolio of applications in alignment with various stakeholders in research, IT and software development.

What we expect

  • You hold at least a Master degree including substantial working experience in an IT discipline; a strong background in natural science is a plus.

  • You already gained working knowledge of web-based application development, and preferably working experience in agile methodologies.

  • You are also well acquainted with programming languages, such as Python, R (including R-Shiny) and Java Script (i.e. AngularJS).

  • Your profile is completed by your creative and motivated working style with a strong focus on innovation as well as your excellent communication skills which define you as an effective team player.

  • Experience with data base and API design is a plus.

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.