Process Engineer / Chemical Engineer for Conceptual Process Engineering (m/f/d)

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Job Field: Engineering
Location: Ludwigshafen, DE
Company: BASF SE
Job Type: Permanent
Job ID: EN56701314_ONLE_9

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

The Conceptual Process Engineering group lays the process engineering groundwork for the planning of production equipment and facilities. It also supports ongoing operation of equipment and facilities, beyond commissioning thereof, and thus contributes to continuous improvement.

  • In the position of process engineer (m/f/d), you will be a part of the engineering team for our worldwide investment projects.
  • You will develop process engineering plant and equipment concepts on the basis of research work and operational experience and will optimize these concepts with an eye to the goals of the investment projects.
  • You will use advanced simulation tools to calculate complex processes and production workflows, with support from a capable team in the process.
  • You will contribute to the further development and evolution of the tools and workflows through your ideas and will use your creativity to optimize our production processes.
  • With your subject-specific expertise, you will assist all those involved in the projects, implement the project order within the team and monitor the execution of the services in compliance with contracts and to the required standard of quality.

What we expect

  • You have a degree in process engineering or chemical engineering.
  • Your solid knowledge and skills in thermodynamics, thermal and mechanical separation technology and reaction technology allow you to analyze even complex process engineering processes.
  • Ideally, you have experience in process simulation.
  • As part of the engineering team, you will work in accordance with functions, on time and on budget with our customers' interests and concerns in mind, including on global assignments.
  • Your analytical, well-organized working style helps you to address your customers' wishes and provide them with optimum advice.
  • You also communicate proficiently in both German and English, and your targeted, clear communication style allows you to convey even complex matters in an understandable way.

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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