Field Engineer, Digital Farming-2001980 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.
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Field Engineer - Digital Farming (2001980) - Research Triangle Park, NC
Where the Chemistry Happens
We are currently seeking a professional like you to join our Digital Farming team. In this role, you will use your strong technical background in and experience with agricultural equipment for crop production. You will join a team of Smart Farming experts with the ambition to further automate crop production by making agriculture equipment more intelligent. As a Field Engineer, you will be responsible for leading field equipment tests, interfacing with machine hardware and software, acting as the "boots on the ground' as we evaluate new product and feature development, and supporting the analysis of large agriculture equipment data sets.
Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent
Formula for Success
Leveraging your education in agricultural, mechanical, or electrical engineering or other industry relevant technical education, you will accelerate innovative smart farming initiatives with internal and external partners.
Using your practical experience working with agricultural equipment on small- and large-scale field trials, you will conduct smart farming experiments and run field trials to support the development and launch of smart farming technologies.
Your familiarity with various OEMs hardware and software stacks in the agricultural equipment and implement space will serve you well as you support product and technical development activities across a network of external partners.
Your familiarity with extracting, interpreting, analyzing and reviewing machine data will be a key asset as you act to independently troubleshoot and recommend solutions to technical challenges.
Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You
Adding value to our customers begins with adding value to you. [email protected] 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 [email protected], 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.
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.