Technology Manager, Operation











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BASF has been a committed partner to Greater China since 1885. With large production sites in Shanghai, Nanjing and Chongqing, as well as a global and regional research and development hub in Shanghai, BASF is a major foreign investor in the country’s chemical industry. BASF posted sales of approximately €8.5 billion in 2020 to customers in Greater China and employed 8,948 people as of the end of the year. For further information, please visit 


  • This position provides technical leadership for manufacturing technologies to the CCB China JV production plants / sites, e.g. process innovation, optimization, capex.

Main Tasks:

  • Global technology contact for CCB China JV production sites
  • Steers complex innovation projects and topics within the phase gate process, manages resources and budget; drives the realization of process improvements together with operations. Initiates and develops process innovation pipeline
  • Leads development of global concepts for process safety and occupational health and implements together with operations, and BASF global functions. Supports Clean Sheets Safety Reviews and RC audit
  • Leads development/optimization of technical concepts and supports capex projects within CCB
  • Analyses the IP situation (in- and external cost and technology benchmarks). Evaluates the options for the introduction of new products and technologies into production.  Maintain database of trade secrets
  • Leads development/optimization of technical concepts and supports capex projects within CCB
  • Expert and consultant for site decision, production footprint optimizations and transfer projects
  • Leads the development and implementation of technology and asset strategies for GBU’s  


  • Education: Bachelor’s degree or above. Major for chemistry, chemical engineering and technology
  • Working Experience: 5-10 years’ experience in a technical discipline (preferably operations, R&D, and/or technology)
  • Technical & Professional Knowledge:     Chemical (battery material) knowledge, technology and economy

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