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China (Mainland)

Welcome to BASF Digital Hub China
We keep innovating.

Take your place at the forefront of the digitization of manufacturing as part of BASF Digital Hub China team, transforming ideas into prototypes. Bring your enthusiasm and strong technical knowledge and we’ll provide you with an agile and creative working environment, where you are encouraged to explore risk-taking ideas and go the extra mile for innovation. We have a flat structure and strong team culture centered on learning. We also ensure work-life balance for employees with initiatives, including flexible arrangements to work from home.

BASF Digital Hub China is BASF's second dedicated digital hub globally and first in Asia, reaffirming our commitment to grow in BASF. Digital Hub China will be located in Nanjing, a vibrant city of nine million people with an existing thriving digital market and where BASF has an established base. This ideal location offers geographic proximity to other BASF sites in China. 

We plan to grow with our customers in China, and significantly increasing the number of digital specialists at the hub over the coming years. All our locations in China have plans to digitize, hence this is a great opportunity to be involved in high-impact work designing solutions and implementing new technologies.

Be part of BASF's digital community made up of innovative, technical minds from software engineers, design researchers, service designers to other digital experts. We're looking for creative thinkers and fast learners for our diverse team – talents who can keep an open mind in a highly collaborative team-oriented work environment, and have the persistence to overcome challenges. An entrepreneurial mindset is also important to seize opportunities as they arise and continually provide value to customers.

Let’s Create Together

Your future is also ours

At BASF, we believe the right path is through creativity, learning from experience, and great people working together and having a good time. That is why our priority is to create a collaborative, transparent and open space for our employees. We want you to be able to explore the full potential of your abilities, and embrace creativity and innovation with our team culture embedded in your daily work.

How we do it

Agile is our mindset and way of working. We believe in iteration and always improving our work, with small and rapid deliveries, and feedback loops to bring the greatest value to our customers.

BASF Digital Hub China is determined to help our customers to navigate through the unique digital environment of China.

We embrace the new generation of enabling technologies and explore the opportunities with a curious and innovative mind.

At BASF, we value dynamic and creative people who are eager to learn through on-job-experience and even mistakes.

We focus on work-life balance, and have policies including working from home and flexible working hours.

What we are proud of

BASF strives to lead the digitalization of the manufacturing industry fueled by internal demand from BASF’s hundreds of product lines, stretching from chemicals, high-performance materials, industrial solutions, surface technologies to nutrition and care, and agricultural.

BASF Digital Hub China has a dynamic and flexible start-up culture, and at the same time, our employees enjoy the experience, work-life balance and stability of a leading company. 

The team designs cutting-edge digital solutions and is determined to bring technologies like IoT, big data, artificial intelligence and cloud solutions to China’s unique digital landscape.

Join us and start working on interesting, challenging and relevant projects to lead the industry transformation. 

Teams that are hiring right now

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We are passionate about data and have customer-oriented and DevOps mindsets responsible for implementing end-to-end data-driven solutions.”

Ricardo Crepaldi

Data Enablement Platform Leader

The Data Enablement Platform Team implements data-driven solutions in areas such as data ingestion and persistence, data integration and transformation, data application and data visualization, including solutions for business intelligence, data streaming and API management, analytics, machine learning, artificial intelligence platforms and big data solutions.

The team partners with best-in-class global technology companies to deliver cutting-edge data solutions, as well as with innovative start-ups, allowing us to offer a complete portfolio from standard and global solutions to customized solutions.

The team is passionate about data and we enable and support internal business partners and customers through our platforms and agile teams to make the most of the data solutions.

Check out available roles in data architecture, big data engineering, cloud system engineering. 

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We value collaborative and productive team members. Together, we aim to realize the digitalization of business by developing and operating data analytics solutions.”

Inga-Lena Darkow

Artificial Intelligence Solutions Leader

The AI Solutions Team is experiencing growing demand from the region for data-driven decision making and AI solutions for business teams. This includes interest in sales/customer interaction data analytics, product pricing, Covid-19 crisis and recovery support for product and supply chain management, network optimization, value chain optimization, data analytics for logistics visibility and for digital commerce, data analytics for market data, and customizing global solutions for users in China. 

Part of BASF’s global interdisciplinary team, AI Solutions Team works on progressive solutions with a blend of analytical, information technology and business capabilities. The team delivers innovative solutions which support decision making in business and operations across all BASF functions and businesses, for example Planning and Controlling, Marketing and Sales, Production, Supply Chain Management and Procurement.
Check out available roles in data science, data or solution engineering, machine learning and operations research. 
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Asia Pacific is at the frontline of digitalization transformation in the world, be it e-commerce, mobile solutions and Industry 4.0. We embrace and co-create with tech giants as well as start-ups in the region to create innovative solutions for our business.” 

Juliet Wang

Regional Solutions Leader

The Regional Solutions Team consults, designs, delivers and operates many customer and business-specific applications built to customer requirements at BASF. Recent projects cover a variety of areas such as the WeChat mini program for all farmers using BASF’s agricultural solutions in China, data integration between 1688 BASF flagship store and ERP system, production safety system using IoT, automatic document processing system using OCR and, RPA etc. By partnering with top global and local technology companies and start-ups, we offer exciting opportunity to apply wide range of cutting-edge technologies in business.

Check out all the available roles in DevOps, Product Owner, Project Manager and Business Consultant. 

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Our team drives customer collaboration. In close cooperation with BASFs Business Units, our team is dedicated to add value to our customers by providing new applications in an agile way.”

Corinna Maria Spangler

Customer Collaboration Team Leader

The Customer Collaboration team focuses on providing an improved user experience to our customers and to increase customer satisfaction, in order to stay ahead of competition. Our team is thereby working on solutions for interaction between BASF and our customers that are on the interface of different disciplines, segments or divisions. Our digital offerings are brand-new offerings to our customers, that we currently develop to mature products to scale within BASF. We strive for being the preferred service provider to our business units. Therefore, we are looking for a team of dedicated professionals, who combine the values of Dev and Ops. We appreciate a platform character to increase both efficiency and speed of delivery. We strongly value an innovative and forward-thinking mindset. We continuously build new solutions, improve our offerings and develop our own capabilities. We grow jointly – as team, as persons, as organization. Check out available roles in frontend development. 

The future is not what you dream, but what you make. Join BASF Digital Hub China today and let’s create a digital future!

Do you have these areas of expertise to co-code the future? 

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Check out all available roles at BASF Digital Hub China. 

Work on technically challenging projects at the forefront of Industry 4.0 from BASF Digital Hub China's new office located in the bustling old town district of Nanjing. It's an opportunity to impact all of BASF's businesses and functions in China by digitalizing manufacturing. Follow us on WeChat “BASF Recruitment” to stay connected and updated or register as a Talent Community Member to receive upcoming job openings that match your career interests.