BASF Senior Scientist (Formulation Research) in Tarrytown, New York

At BASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world’s leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of society through science and innovation.

We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment with a strong emphasis on process safety, as well as the safety of our employees and the communities we operate in, and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.

And we are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America’s Best Employers in 2017. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

Senior Scientist (Formulation Research) 1803298 – Tarrytown, NY

Where the Chemistry Happens

BASF’s Formulation Research Group is seeking an innovative and entrepreneurial Senior Scientist like you to drive and develop novel proof-of-concept type formulations for industrial related applications.

Formula for Success

  • Leveraging your education as a Ph.D. in Chemistry, Polymer Chemistry or Material Science, combined with your professional experience in developing and optimizing complex solid and liquid formulations, you will be an integral part of BASF’s Advanced Materials and Systems Research.

  • You will demonstrate competencies and relevant technical knowledge of chemical and physical properties of small molecules and polymers, working with antioxidant stabilizing systems, andmaterials and interaction with biological systems.

  • In addition to successfully engaging across our global business, you will partner with research groups, support numerous collaborations with non-BASF partners, including universities and other organizations.

  • As a trusted advisor and project manager, you will use your strong analytical skills to interpret data and results, identify and evaluate opportunities, as well as develop and execute action plans designed to meet our business needs, project timelines, and milestones.

  • Prior experience with patent strategy and filing process is highly desired.

Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You

Adding value to our customers begins with adding value to you. You@BASF is the suite of benefits, perks, programs and unique opportunities we offer to support you—the whole you—in all stages of your life and career. With you@BASF, you create your own chemistry.

The total rewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, we believe investing in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, global organization, you’ll have a chance to grow professionally and personally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career.

BASF provides interesting and challenging learning and development opportunities to help you make the most of your talents and your job.

Job: REDE - Research & Development

Organization: RAA/OFN-Formulation Research NA-63021702

Title: Senior Scientist (Formulation Research)

Location: NY-Tarrytown

Requisition ID: 1803298