Automation Engineer (m/f/d) for Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) of Control Systems

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Job Field: Engineering
Location: Ludwigshafen, DE
Company: BASF SE
Job Type: Permanent
Job ID: EN57331580_DIGI4_1

We are the world's leading chemical company because we offer intelligent solutions for our customers and for a sustainable future. We connect and develop people with diverse talents all over the world. For you, this means a variety of ways to advance. Not only your performance but also your personality matter to us, without regard to gender, age, origin, sexual orientation, disability or belief. At BASF, careers develop from opportunities.

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

Our application technology center develops innovative automation solutions and applications for process control systems and to increase the automation levels of plants and equipment.

  • You will advise and support our internal partners (m/f/d) and Engineering in the handling of projects with a connection to control systems in order to enable stable automation solutions that create value.
  • In the course of these activities, you will be involved in operational projects with the goal to increase operational excellence, particularly by optimizing operational interfaces between human and the control system.
  • Your duties will include participating in work and technology management in the development of automation solutions in close coordination with our internal partners.
  • You will also participate in quality assurance for automation systems and will handle tasks relating to productive management of suppliers and resources.

What we expect

  • You have a degree in automation technology, electrical engineering or natural sciences, in which you earned above-average marks and ideally have gone on to earn a doctorate.
  • In addition, you have conceptual and analytical skills and enjoy working on a structured basis within a highly qualified, interdisciplinary team.
  • Your working style is characterized by highly developed communication and cooperation skills within your unit and with other units.
  • You also enjoy developing creative solutions, drive change forward and have good German and English language 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.

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