Internship Technology Benchmark (m/f/d) We












We are a leading global research organization with over 3000 employees working in the field of material and analytical science, chemical synthesis, process development, bioscience, catalysis and digitalization. With our creative and diverse teams as well as our cutting-edge research, we help to make our customers more successful and drive the sustainability transformation.


Support our Process Development Petrochemicals team as an intern for a period of 3 to 6 months.

  • As part of your internship, you will create a thermodynamic simulation of chemical processes for petrochemical products.
  • In addition you will generate a database for these simulations based on a patent search and publicly accessible sources of information.
  • Furthermore, you will compare different process variants with regard to their energy, resource and cost efficiency, among other things.


  • Master's degree in process engineering or chemical engineering
  • experience with process simulation, e.g. Aspen preferable
  • confident handling of MS Office, especially Excel
  • fluent communication skills in German and English
  • high motivation to achieve joint success in a team, goodorganizational skills as well as a reliable way of working


  • 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. Information regarding internships:


Do you have any questions about the application process or the position? Please reach out to: Laura Bogner,, Tel.: +49 30 2005-56102

BASF SE, located in Ludwigshafen am Rhein, is the corporate headquarters of the BASF Group and part of the Rhine-Neckar Metropolitan Region. BASF stands for competence in chemistry since 1865 and is represented today in the world's major consumer markets, with a wide range of products. As the largest employer in the region, BASF SE offers multiple career opportunities for students, university graduates and professionals providing also training in over 30 professions. Leisure, sports, culture and a good infrastructure characterize the Rhine-Neckar Metropolitan Region, in which BASF is also involved with numerous activities. Learn more about BASF SE at

At BASF, the chemistry is right.

Because we are counting on innovative solutions, on sustainable actions, and on connected thinking. And on you. Become a part of our formula for success and develop the future with us - in a global team that embraces diversity and equal opportunities irrespective of gender, age, origin, sexual orientation, disability or belief.

A unique total offer: you@BASF

At BASF you get more than just compensation. Our total offer includes a wide range of elements you need to be your best in every stage of your life. That’s what we call you@BASF. Click here to learn more.

We aim to form the best team by bringing together people with unique backgrounds, experiences and points of view. Our differences make us stronger and more vibrant. And an open, creative and supportive work environment inspires us to achieve exceptional results.

About BASF

Find out what BASF has to offer as an employer and why you should join our team.

Your application

Here you find anything you need to know about your application and the application process.

Contact us

You have questions about your application or on how to apply in Europe? The BASF Talent Acquisition Europe team is glad to assist you.

Please note that we do not return paper applications including folders. Please submit copies only and no original documents.

Ludwigshafen am Rhein, DE

Research & Development