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BASF Senior Solution Architect Public Key Infrastructure (m/f/d) in Ludwigshafen, Germany

Job Field : IT / Information Management

Location : Ludwigshafen,DEU

Company : BASF Digital Solutions GmbH

Job ID : EN57553151ONLE1

Do you have questions about the application process or the vacancy? Mrs Julia Bräse (Talent Acquisition) Phone: +49 (0)30 2005 - 58575

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

BASF Digital Solutions GmbH offers innovative solutions for the design and optimization of business processes for the BASF Group around the world. As an experienced business solution provider, we create added value for BASF by developing new business models with digital technologies, thereby increasing the efficiency and effectiveness of processes through IT and digital solutions.

Learn more about BASF Digital Solutions GmbH at

Digitalization is a key differentiator to position BASF as leading chemical company for our customers. We as Global Digital Services enable BASF’s digitalization. In agile teams, we develop innovative digital solutions for BASF and its customers, create new exciting customer experiences and business growth, and drive efficiencies in processes. We provide IT that works and offer know-how and access to latest technologies in the areas of cloud computing, blockchain or big data.

What you can expect

In this position within the PKI team, you will advise and support our global internal business partners with an eye to public key infrastructure (PKI) solutions and will conceptualize these solutions to implement them jointly as part of a committed and dedicated security team.

  • You will assume responsibility for the further development of our standard services (e.g. Enterprise HSM implementation, various certificate lifecycle systems, Microsoft PKI, NDES, OCSP Responder).

  • You will manage international subprojects and assume responsibility for subject-related technical leadership of projects.

  • You will be responsible for managing external service providers in subject-specific and operational terms.

  • In addition, you will plan and coordinate the design, introduction and optimization of global operating processes.

What we expect

  • You have a degree in computer science or have completed a higher formal vocational training program in technology or engineering in the field of IT or computer science.

  • You already have years of professional experience in complex technical PKI working fields and have in-depth knowledge and skills relating to PKI operation, support and architecture.

  • Furthermore you have experience in the implementation and support of HSM technology.

  • Ideally, you have further qualifications such as CISSP, Microsoft, ITIL and/or network certifications or skills in software development and scripting (e.g. C++, C#, ASP.Net, PHP, PowerShell).

  • You are able to familiarize yourself with new tasks swiftly and independently and have a good strategic mindset.

  • You can persuade others in both German and English.

  • On a personal level, you actively drive innovation forward and are able to lead people to success.

We offer

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

  • Flexible work arrangements so that you can balance your working life and private life.

  • This role can be performed either part-time or full-time.