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BASF Back-End Developer (m/f/d) in Ludwigshafen, Germany

Job Field : IT / Information Management

Location : Ludwigshafen,DEU

Company : BASF SE

Job ID : EN57855463DIGI41

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

BASF Nutrition & Health provides a comprehensive product and service portfolio for the human and animal nutrition, pharmaceutical and flavor & fragrance industries. With innovative solutions and modern technologies we help our customers improve their business efficiency and the sustainability of their products.

  • As a back-end developer whitin our unit Digitalization of Businesses & Functions you will help implementing and enhancing the units strategies to enable the future growth of Nutrition & Health.

  • You will be responsible for the development and deployment of digital offerings connecting our know-how to the outside world.

  • You will collaborate with various team members and stakeholders in digitalization projects.

  • You will be responsible for the integration of user-facing elements with server-side logic for web-services, including APIs.

  • You will participate in workshops to contribute your own ideas and challenge existing hypothesis.

  • You will be responsible for the optimization of applications regarding speed and scalability and the implementation of security and data protection concepts.

What we expect

  • You have in-depth knowledge of at least one back-end programming language (e.g. PHP, python).

  • You have a proficient understanding of cloud infrastructure environments (Azure, AWS, Google) for setup, administration and hosting of web-services and applications, including the adherence to security principles.

  • You have relevant experience in managing database administration and scaling of applications to support load changes.

  • You are familiar with user authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers and environments.

  • You have gained experience in creating database schemas that represent and support business processes as well as in implementing automated testing platforms and unit tests.

  • You have a good understanding of popular frameworks like AngularJS and Node.js.

  • You have a great command of English and familiarize yourself quickly with new subjects and tasks.

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.