Sr. IT Analyst/Consultant Mobile Solutions - Florham Park, NJ
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 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 2016. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future! Where the Chemistry Happens…We are seeking a Senior IT Analyst/Consultant, Mobile Solutions, to join our team at Florham Park, NJ. Supply Chain Operations & Information Services (FS) provides its customers, the BASF business units, with innovative, effective and efficient business solutions anywhere in the world. Global IT Delivery (G-FSI) provide our customers with effective, differentiated services at competitive costs globally. This means offering new and innovative services that help them meet BASF Group growth targets. Senior IT Analyst/Consultant, Mobile Solutions (1701049) – Florham Park, NJ You will drive state-of-the art technical solutions within a complex environment that align with enterprise architecture and IT strategy. You will have a deep knowledge in specific IT technology and product areas, taking over end-to-end accountability for solutions and ensuring a sustainable support concept. You are also an expert in customizing and development, able to steer externally-delivered services while providing quality assurance for solutions. Formula for Success: You Will…
Ensure runnable, supportable and stable solutions by taking over accountability for all required tasks from idea phase to operations to deliver a sustainable solution for the business partner (including tasks of project management, business consulting and service transition)
Choose and execute the right design and delivery approaches for the assigned requests and projects (e.g. Rapid Prototyping, SCRUM, …) to achieve best possible results in terms of efficiency and business partner satisfaction.
Ensure aligned and consistent business and technical designs that meet the expectations by various stakeholders in the organization (like Security and Enterprise Architecture)
Proactively develop the guidelines and solution space in alignment with internal stakeholders (like Security and Enterprise Architecture) to systematically enhance the BASF mobility capacities
Manage complex development environments using both internal and external resources
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. Ingredients for Success: What We Look for in You…
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree required with preference in Applied Sciences (Information Technologies, Business IT, Business Administration) or Engineering
Minimum 7 years’ professional experience in IT. Must have at least 3 years’ experience in any of the combined technologies; IT Analyst/Consultant, Business Solution Analyst/Consultant, Project Manager or Support Engineer role.
Good business understanding and broad view of corporate functions is required.
Experience in different project delivery and design approaches (e.g. Waterfall, Agile, Design Thinking, Rapid Prototyping, Lean UX, etc.); experience in the creation of complex technical solution designs
Knowledge of relevant Mobile Solution technologies:
Mobile Application Architectures (e.g. Native vs. Hybrid)
Programming languages (e.g. Objective-C, C++, Java, Java Script, C#, HTML 5, XML, CSS 3)
Development Tools and Frameworks (e.g. Xcode, ADT or Android Studio, Microsoft Visual Studio, Cordova, Xamarin)
Mobile Application Platforms (e.g. SAP Mobile Platform (SMP)
Strong customer focus; analytical skills and entrepreneurial drive
Strong business and technical knowledge; high innovative orientation; strong communication skills; ability to collaborate for achievement; organizational awareness and conflict management skills
Fluent language skills in English (written and spoken); ability and willingness to travel 10% of the time