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BASF Operations Research Expert (m/f/d) in Business Analytics in Ludwigshafen, Germany

Job Field : IT / Information Management

Location : Ludwigshafen,DEU

Company : BASF SE

Job ID : EN57389246DIGI41

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

Advanced Business Analytics is creating innovation data-driven solutions for business and operations. The optimization team of Advanced Business Analytics is providing cutting-edge capabilities for BASF-wide quantitative decision support in multiple application areas based on data analysis, decision modeling and optimization.

  • You will work on solutions from strategic network optimization, competitive pricing or tactical production planning across value chains to more operational ones, like scheduling.

  • You will be responsible for projects in this field closely co-operating with business units and central functions, like strategic planning and controlling, marketing and sales, production, supply chain management or procurement.

  • In this context, you will be acting as a driving force in interdisciplinary teams creating innovative solutions and you will communicate the ideas and potentials of mathematical modeling to a broad community.

  • Furthermore, you will establish and maintain collaborations with academic research groups in that domain evaluating new approaches and exploring new application opportunities.

What we expect

  • You have earned an outstanding PhD in Applied Mathematics, Operations Research, Industrial Engineering or Business Management with a focus on quantitative methods.

  • You are well experienced in applying mathematical tools to real-world problems.

  • You like to work in interdisciplinary multinational expert teams of and you preferably already gained international experience.

  • Furthermore, you are a creative and motivated team player with strong communication and presentation skills in English as well as in German.

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.