Research and Product Development Internship with World Largest Sportswear Brand

  • Dublin
  • Gradfuel
Would you like to complete a  once in a lifetime internship  abroad with one of the  world’s largest sportswear brands? We push the boundaries of products, experiences, and services. This role is fundamental to our mission of being the best sports company in the world. This research and product development role is on our athlete science team! We explore Human Perception, Exercise Physiology and Sport Performance opportunities within the creation of innovative sport products and concepts. We build and enhance performance tools, guidelines, and processes. We act as a key driver of innovation for development teams in Innovation and the brand. GROW YOUR CAPABILITIES THROUGH MEANINGFUL TASKS & PROJECTS  Enable the team to increase the understanding of the athlete and athlete-product interactions Test prototypes and innovative product concepts, prior to commercialization - and communicate results to stakeholders Contribute to the development of new concepts by providing scientific background and understanding of existing bodies of research Work on internal and external research programs to develop new test protocols and carry out research studies Stay connected to relevant current and upcoming research, technologies, methods, and industry trends Requirements Preferred but not required Student of Sport Science or similar (Engineering, Physiology, Sports Technology, Natural Sciences) Fluent English language skills (written & spoken) Previous experience collecting and analyzing human data Curiosity for science and technology with a passion for making insights in the field of sport Ability to understand scientific and complex information, and communicate this to technical and non-technical audiences Demonstrate the ability to work independently and within a team atmosphere German language skills are beneficial Benefits Opportunity to travel to complete a 6 month placement abroad! Opportunity to spend 6 months working from a world-class HQ in Germany, with top of the range facilities including a pool and gym! Employee discounts on products from one of the worlds largest sports-fashion brands Chances to attend and take part in on-campus events and sponsored adidas events/games Structured training and development, access to LinkedIn Learning, Language Training Possibility to join a mentorship program, networking opportunities or employee resource groups International intern community and work environment Regular development conversations as part of your role Inspiring campus with canteens, cafes, reflection rooms and sport facilities including an on-site gym and many more sports facilities Company sports program including classes and events focusing on sports and mental health Flexible and agile working arrangements (40% home office possible)