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BASF Quality Scientist Enzymes (m/f/d) in Illertissen, Germany

Job Field : Quality Management

Location : Illertissen,DEU

Company : BASF Personal Care and Nutrition GmbH

Job ID : EN58690579ONLE2

Do you have questions regarding the application process or the position?

Ms. Rina Hellwig (Talent Acquisition) phone: +49 (0)30 2005 59769

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

Cooperation with recruitment agencies is not accepted.

Bread stays fresh and crisp for longer, cakes are light and fluffy and omega 3 oils contribute to a healthy lifestyle. All these products contain ingredients from BASF Personal Care and Nutrition GmbH, in Illertissen. We develop and produce a large range of ingredients for the Food Ingredients Industry, all based on natural, renewable resources.

Learn more about BASF Personal Care and Nutrition GmbH at

BASF Nutrition & Health offers a wide range of products and services for human and animal nutrition, the pharmaceuticals industry, the ethanol industry and the flavors and fragrance industry. With our innovative solutions and modern technologies, we support our customers to improve the profitability of their businesses and to offer products that contribute to sustainable development. We have sites in Europe, North America, South America and Asia-Pacific.

What you can expect

Our Unit will gain additional momentum through the

establishment of a new enzyme hub which serves as an holistic interface for our enzyme activities.

  • As Quality Scientist, you will conduct enzyme activity and other analytical analyses according to standard operating procedures (SOPs).

  • You will apply experience in biochemical/enzyme activity assay method development to develop new methods or improve existing methods used for in-process monitoring, product release and regulatory compliance.

  • In addition, you will perform method transfer to and training of toll manufacturing personnel.

  • You will analyze data, prepare reports, compile the data, record results and perform transactions in SAP to record test data as well as execute product release operations.

  • Last but not least, you will lead necessary maintenance and calibration of lab equipment.

What we expect

  • Master degree in biochemistry, biology or an equivalent discipline

  • 3 - 5 years of professional experience in method development and experience of enzyme analysis

  • Solid knowledge and skills in working with MS Office as well as SAP

  • Fluent in English and German

  • Open-minded, innovative and customer oriented

We offer

  • Development discussions and programs so that you can reach your full potential.

  • An attractive competitive salary that is based on the company's success and your individual performance.

  • A secure work environment because your health, safety and wellbeing is always our top priority.

  • Onboarding to help you settle in quickly, ensuring you are part of the BASF team from day one.