Software Developer (m/f/d) for Engineering & Maintenance

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Job Field: IT / Information Management
Location: Ludwigshafen, DE
Company: BASF SE
Job Type: Permanent
Job ID: EN56986970_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 Engineering & Maintenance IT unit manages and supports the use of engineering software in the BASF Group. We develop customized software or optimize the use of existing IT systems in the area of plant and equipment planning and maintenance.

  • You will develop IT systems in .NET and the Microsoft Office environment for our globally positioned engineering community.
  • Moreover, you will work closely with users and advise them with to achieve an optimum solution. During the process, you will get to know the requirements that apply in plant engineering and maintenance.
  • Furthermore, you will support the entire development cycle, from requirements analysis to implementation, testing and rollout, through to user support.
  • You will develop applications as part of a team and contribute your ideas for the design of the software architecture and the use of suitable technologies.
  • You can also contribute your expertise in fields of activity in the context of Industry 4.0.

What we expect

  • You have a degree in computer science, engineering or a comparable field.
  • Ideally, you have already proven your practical IT skills in software projects in an industrial setting.
  • You have broad-based knowledge of current development tools, frameworks and development methods on various platforms, such as desktop and mobile.
  • Furthermore, are you persuasive in presentations and when conducting discussions due to your negotiation skills.
  • Last but not least, are you determined and contribute actively within the team in order to achieve goals together.

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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