DevOps Architect (m/f/d)

  • Friedrichshain, Berlin, Germany
  • 02/01/2021
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Job Description

In Global Business Services, we support BASF's divisions with a cross-functional network. As a dedicated service unit, we provide solutions as required by the company with a strong customer focus. In three regional service delivery units and six global service clusters, we offer our services in a needs-based, efficient, effective and solutions-oriented manner.

A DevOps Architect in the Team Workflow Solutions act as a global & regional representative of BASF Digital community, supporting BASF Digital roadmap, helping GDS to identify, execute and implement customer-centric digital solutions in an actionable and measurable way.
You define the IT architecture strategy for the corresponding service, as well as the IT structure and the corresponding lifecycle management.
This includes the construction, operation, optimization and further development of CI / CD pipelines, configuration management and container environments.
Your are responsible for the live and lead end-user-centricity in all on-going activities (install, administer (monitoring, troubleshooting), test automation).
Apart from that, you deal with incident and change management activities by evaluating current / new services regarding IT strategy and IT architecture conformity and identify relevant technological innovations and thereby set impulses.
You provide a secure container-based platform to host applications and to support the migration of existing applications and data.
Furthermore, you provide platform and application support (1st / 2nd / 3rd level), targeted error analysis and correction together with the developers in the DevOps mode and cooperate and communicate closely with other support groups and project teams.

degree in Computer Science, (Business) Informatics or in a comparable field
familiarity with Digital technology - e.g.: CMS, intranet portal, automation, API's
1 - 3 years of relevant professional experience with configuration, administration and automation under Windows (PowerShell) and Linux (Ansible, Python, shell scripting)
in-depth knowledge of modern cloud infrastructure platforms (e.g. AWS, Docker, MS Azure) and DevOps pipelines are your passion
know-how in the areas like e.g. IT infrastructure, system and process upgrades, error diagnostics etc.
very good spoken and written English or German proficiency
structured, independent and conscientious working style

Onboarding to help you settle in quickly, ensuring you are part of the BASF team from day one.
Flexible work arrangements so that you can balance your working life and private life.
Health and wellbeing programs to help you achieve better health and work-life balance.
Development discussions and programs so that you can reach your full potential. ABOUT US

Please note that we do not return paper applications including folders. Therefore please submit only copies and no originals.

Cooperation with recruitment agencies is not accepted.

First information about our application process can be found here:

Do you have any questions about the application process or the position? Isabelle Bludau,, Tel.: +49 30 2005-59773

BASF Services Europe GmbH can be found in the heart of Berlin and delivers a range of services for the BASF Group across Europe as a "Shared Service Center". We are an international team of 2000 employees from more than 50 nations and we bring together know-how in the areas of finance, controlling, HR, procurement, product safety and digitalization. We place an emphasis on teamwork and commitment and put diversity and inclusion into practice every day. Learn more about the SSC at

At BASF, the chemistry is right. Because we are counting on innovative solutions, on sustainable actions, and on connected thinking. And on you. Become a part of our formula for success and develop the future with us - in a global team that embraces diversity and equal opportunities irrespective of gender, age, origin, sexual orientation, disability or belief.