-Support of production sites as regional technology focal point for cracker, aromatics, BD, IB, and EO/EG technologies in Asia
-Support regional business management in case of cracker, aromatics, BD, IB, and EO/EG related technical questions; lead technical discussions with external partners regarding integration of new plants in existing infrastructures and develop concepts for tie-ins of external streams and raw material supplies including specifications
-Interface between global technology & strategy, operations, and regional business management for production of cracker products, aromatics, BD, IB, and EO/EG; preparation of BASF internal decisions and coordination of BASF internal approval processes related to Commission S and F, respectively
-Evaluate technically and economically potential cracker, aromatics, BD, IB, and EO/EG projects including debottlenecking of existing plants, potential new sites and potential new raw material sources to support the strategy of CP in Asia; support operations and business management as well as other divisions in the "make-or-buy" decision for the supply of cracker products, aromatics, BD, IB, and EO/EG.
-Lead or support global technology & strategy or regional business management in technology and manufacturing cost benchmarking studies of different technologies for production of cracker products, BD, IB, and EO/EG.
-Support process safety and product safety related topics including topics on regulatory affairs for cracker products, aromatics, BD, IB, and EO/EG in Asia
-Support and drive Operational Excellence of all cracker, aromatics, BD, IB, and EO/EG production plants in Asia
-Focal point for CP Digitalization Community for Asia-Pacific. Support and drive the implementation of digitalization plan according to CPT priority for all CP assets in Asia
-Focal point for CP Sustainability topics for Asia-Pacific: Support and drive sustainability topics in collaboration with the regional and global units, covering the entire scope of CP Asia Pacific
-Education: Bachelor of Science (or higher) in Chemical Engineering or Chemistry
-Working Experience: At least 6 years in-depth technical manufacturing or research know-how and problem solving; solid experience in project management of investment projects
-Technical & professional knowledge: good knowledge on cracker, aromatics, BD, IB, and EO/EG production processes; fluent in English
-Good communication and interpersonal skills
-Strong engineering, project management, costing and scheduling skills. Good knowledge on manufacturing and engineering design procedures. Good knowledge on manufacturing costs evaluations. Good knowledge on computer skills and plant process control tools