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BASF Senior Software Engineer (m/f/d) in Zhanjiang, China

Job Field : IT / Information Management

Location : Zhanjiang,CHN

Company : BASF Integrated Site (Guangdong) Co. Ltd

Job ID : EN59345026ONLE1

First information about our application process can be found here:

Do you have any questions about the application process or the position? Please reach out to Iris Christiane Kappeler,, Tel.:+49 30-20055403

BASF is currently building a new Verbund site in Zhanjiang, Guangdong province. Announced in July 2018 and officially commenced in November 2019, BASF Guangdong Verbund site project would be BASF's largest investment with up to US$10 billion upon completion and would be operated under the sole responsibility of BASF. The site would ultimately be the third-largest BASF site worldwide, and will be built into a role model for smart manufacturing and sustainable production by utilizing the latest digital technologies and applying the highest safety standards.

The new smart Verbund site will include a steam cracker with a capacity of 1 million metric tons of ethylene per year and downstream plants for consumer-oriented products. By utilizing the latest digital technologies and applying the highest safety standards, the site will be built into a role model for smart manufacturing and sustainable production.

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

Our Industrial Connectivity unit develops and supports innovative solutions for end-to-end digital networking in the context of "Industrie 4.0".

  • You will be responsible for the development and management of data pipelines to integrate plant laboratory instruments.

  • One of your main tasks will be taking care of BASF standard instrument connection and integration to SAP/QM and working together with heads of plant laboratories and laboratory technicians.

  • Furthermore you will work in a DevOps (Development and Operations) organization while also having regular exchange with consultants of other areas (SAP, Business Process Integration).

  • Connecting new site locations from planning up to implementation counts to your responsibilities.

  • GO LIVE activities like training and support are going to be supervised by you.

What we expect

  • University degree in computer science or information technology

  • Experience in Lab Automation and Analytical Devices and basis Knowledge in networks (Ports, Certificates)

  • Knowledge in the field of SAP PI/PO (Process Integration/Process orchestration) and Web Services Interfaces (SOAP, WSDL) is favorable

  • Basics Knowledge in SAP/QM or other LIMS products are of advantage

  • 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

We offer

  • International assignments where you will build networks and experience different cultures.

  • The onboarding takes place in Germany.