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Senior Software Engineer SAP GTS (m/f/d)



Software Engineering
Ludwigshafen, Germany
Posted on Monday, July 8, 2024


We as Global Digital Services enable BASF’s digitalization. In agile teams, we develop innovative digital solutions for BASF and its customers, create new exciting customer experiences and business growth, and drive efficiencies in processes. We provide IT that works and offer know-how and access to latest technologies in the areas of cloud computing, blockchain or big data.


Our Foreign Trade Solutions team is responsible for the end-2-end lifecycle of SAP-based solutions in the areas of Trade Control, Chemical Compliance, Customer Mgt. and Preference Mgt. to ensure, that BASF complies always with all relevant national and international trade laws, restrictions or prohibitions for the import and export of products or services.

  • In your new role you will design, develop and maintain SAP software applications and systems like "SAP GTS" and "SAP GTS, edition for SAP HANA".
  • Furthermore, you will write code, conduct testing, resolve issues and collaborate with teams to ensure that the software is functional, reliable and user-friendly by using state-of-the-art programming methods and ensuring compliance with all relevant BASF guidelines for development.
  • With your expertise you will deliver high-quality software solutions that meet user or client needs.
  • Moreover, you will collaborate with customers, users, architects, business solution consultants and coach team colleagues with less experience.
  • Furthermore, you will focus on technical expertise, problem-solving and continuous learning to stay updated with the latest technologies and industry trends.


  • Bachelor’s or higher degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Mathematics or a related field
  • at least 10 years of experience as Senior Software Engineer with SAP GTS in the modules of Compliance Mgt, Customs Mgt. and Risk Mgt.
  • excellent programming expertise in ABAP, ABAP-OO, SAP UI5 and Fiori Elements
  • knowledge and applied know-how in agile working methodologies and tools such as Scrum, Kanban, Jira, Confluence, Azure DevOps
  • team player with entrepreneurial thinking and a desire to drive innovation forward
  • excellent communication in English, language skills in German are a plus


  • Inspiring networks for the development and implementation of your ideas (e.g. Women in Business)
  • Mentoring programs and learning opportunities for your professional and personal development
  • Career paths as professional development to other positions in the company (including job rotation)
  • Deutschlandticket as a discounted job ticket, job bike, availability of e-charging stations for private vehicles
  • Attractive remuneration and a variable bonus


Do you have any questions about the application process or the position? Please reach out to: Iris Christiane Kappeler,

First information about our application process can be found here:

BASF Digital Solutions GmbH offers innovative solutions for the design and optimization of business processes for the BASF Group around the world. As an experienced business solution provider, we create added value for BASF by developing new business models with digital technologies, thereby increasing the efficiency and effectiveness of processes through IT and digital solutions. Learn more about BASF Digital Solutions GmbH 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.