Senior Software Engineer (State College, PA)-2000741 We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, citizenship, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, disability status, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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 2019. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!
Senior Software Engineer (2000741) - State College, PA
Where the Chemistry Happens
We are currently seeking a professional like you to join our Digital Farming team. You will have a strong "full-stack" background in software engineering / development and a proven capability to develop robust, scalable solutions for agricultural applications. In this role, you will interface closely with BASF's digital farming, but also BASF's broader Agricultural Solutions division, to develop and deliver digital products that support BASF's digital farming ambitions.
Formula for Success
Leveraging your education in Computer Science or a related discipline and your related professional experience, you will be responsible for leading and supporting full-stack software development and operations as a member of BASF's global digital farming unit.
Back-end/Platform - Distributed services for applications and data management. A mixture of PHP, Python, and NodeJS is utilized within AWS lambda and EC2 instances to provide scalable systems for our web and mobile applications.
Data Manipulation - You will be accessing and managing large data systems in various formats and systems, including SQL databases and geospatial data formats.
Mobile - Using the Ionic framework you will develop mobile apps for Android and iOS.
Collaboration - Your experience with managing and leading external resources in a scrum environment will further the success of our team.
Knowledge of at least one object-oriented programming language.
Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent
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.
Primary Location: US-PA-Bellefonte
Function: ITSE - Information Technology & Services
At BASF, we create chemistry – and have been doing so for 150 years. Our portfolio ranges from chemicals, plastics, performance products and crop protection products to oil and gas. As the world’s leading chemical company, we combine economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility. Through science and innovation, we enable our customers in nearly every industry to meet the current and future needs of society. Our products and solutions contribute to conserving resources, ensuring nutrition and improving quality of life. We have summed up this contribution in our corporate purpose: We create chemistry for a sustainable future.