BASF Explore Together - International Internship Program Molecular Simulation in Tarrytown in Ludwigshafen, Germany

Job Field : Research & Development

Location : Ludwigshafen,DEU

Company : BASF SE

Job ID : EN56713969ONLE5

Every year Explore Together gives a small number of top science, Engineering and economics students the opportunity to take a unique look at the working´world of the global giant BASF.

What you can expect

During this 6 month internship, starting in 2018, you will support the work of our Quantum Chemistry & Molecular Simulation department in Tarrytown, USA.

  • You will support the design and implementation of chemical simulation projects.

  • You will also contribute the development of algorithms into generalized workflows.

  • Furthermore, you will perform standard molecular dynamics simulations and free energy calculations.

  • You have the chance to participate in cultural activities together with your new colleagues.

What we expect

  • You are in an advanced stage of your studies or currently pursuing a PhD in the field of engineering (chemical, materials, civil or mechanical) with focus on molecular simulations at a European University.

  • Through your studies and/or work placements, you have gained first international and industrial experience ideally in programming (e.g.Python/C/C++/Bash).

  • You have very good English skills and an additional foreign language will be considered as a plus.

  • Through voluntary commitment by engaging socially you have demonstrated leadership capabilities. Moreover, you are an innovative, team-oriented person with high interest in the sustainable research of BASF.

  • Please apply with your full set of documents: Letter of motivation in English, containing specifications regarding timescale and duration. Furthermore, add your CV in English as well as all relevant certificates and references in original language.

We offer

The Human Resources department in Ludwigshafen will help you with organizing flights and visa in advance of your trip. In addition to an internship salary you will receive an attractive benefits package including reimbursement of your flight and visa expenses.

For further information please visit our Website www.basf.com/career/Explore_Together