Research & Science Jobs
Solving problems with global networks
Nothing is as old as yesterday's innovations: BASF is seeking the solutions to tomorrow's problems already today. That way, we strive for our success in the world markets setting new standards in product performance. We are continuously working on innovative products, ground-breaking technologies, modern production processes, and new working methods. BASF's research and development (R&D) is essential to maintain the company's competitive position. Come and join us to engage in pioneering work! In R&D, you can make good use of your know-how as well as your practical experience. The global technology platforms here act as partners in product development.
General progress and tailor-made solutions
At BASF, the work of R&D rests on two strong pillars. On the one hand, our global technology platforms (Chemical Research and Engineering, Specialty Chemicals Research, Polymer Research and Plant Biotechnology Research) are responsible for researching for our innovations. On the other hand, the decentralized development units in the various operating divisions account for product development leading to a market-ready product. The global technology platforms here act as partners in product development.
Creating multiple synergy effects
Our global technology platforms develop new applicable knowledge and outstanding technologies within our company for the development of solutions for our customers' needs. The best experts in their special areas combine all their expertise in interdisciplinary and international teams working on some of the greatest challenges of our age. In addition, we cooperate with many renowned universities and research institutes, undertake joint ventures with pioneering high-tech firms, and establish partnerships with customers and industry peers. By such perfect interplay of different teams and institutions, we quickly develop innovative products for the global market.
BASF Hiring Process - At a Glance
Ever wondered what happens after you submit your application to BASF? Here's a high level look at the steps required to be hired by BASF.
» Learn more