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Global Business Analytics co-creates and delivers innovative data-driven solutions for better business decisions through mathematical modeling (operations research, statistical analysis, and data science), the development of sustainable programs, as well as IT solutions (process and visualization of results and Big Data).
This function acts as the center of expertise for Big Data within BASF and plays an important role in the implementation of projects coming from BASF 4.0 Tailored Solutions and Sustainable Programs which are developed and delivered in collaboration with all business and functional units within the BASF Group (including Procurement, Production, Supply Chain, Planning & Controlling, Marketing & Sales, and Finance).
As a member of a leading edge team of analytics experts responsible for leveraging mathematics to propel paradigm shifts across the entire company, the incumbent will be responsible for supporting the initiation, execution, and completion of projects in the area of Big Data, Predictive Analytics, and Statistics to increase business profitability and reduce costs. In this role, s/he will work within multidisciplinary teams and work in collaboration with members from various business and corporate units, to complete deliverables as defined by the requirements of projects and initiatives.
The incumbent will be hands-on' and work on projects, to execute deliverables during all phases of an analytics project, starting from project definition to completion. Deliverables will include the development of the appropriate mathematical models using internal tools and commercial software, collaborate with members from other functions to gather and validate the necessary data, and present the project results and benefits to the stake holders and internal clients.
Communicating the ideas and solutions of data analytics to a broad community of non-mathematicians and acting as a driving force in international and interdisciplinary project teams will be a key success-factor. In addition, the incumbent should be able to work autonomously in the completion of deliverables. S/he will participate in all relevant project and team meetings as required.
- Execute (big) data analytics project deliverables (model development)
Collaborate with project team members from various internal functions and BASF business units to successfully add value across BASF
Initiate and Support the development of innovative methods and applications in the field (based on market trends and eventually in collaboration with academia) and continuously develop the knowledge base of the team
Disseminate the benefits of (big) data analytics within BASF (e.g. organization of events) and identify opportunities for the company (initiate new projects)
Document & Track project and team deliverables and produce reports
If applicable, mentor junior team members and support their projects with expertise and insights into BASF's organization and projects
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