At a Glance :
You will contribute to material innovation by feeding footwear material expertise into strategic innovation development programs.
You will get the chance to carry out research and development in materials which fuels the overall material development efforts ultimately driving revolutionary material innovations to On products.
You will strategically develop materials that support brand direction for key concept products.
Your Team :
On’s Innovation team is responsible for On’s future innovation, out-of-the-box thinking and the outstanding athlete-informed technology that differentiates On footwear from all other footwear product in the market.
By joining the On Innovation Team, you will have the opportunity to be part of an agile and interdisciplinary team of experts in the areas of engineering and sports science.
Your Mission :
Be part of On’s innovation team and work on polymer innovation and develop new materials such as novel cushioning foams, rubber formulation and other innovative polymers.
Develop materials that will improve the comfort and performance of On’s footwear in partnership with European and Asian partners.
Be in charge of the mechanical analysis on material to make sure materials reach our quality standard
Work on sustainable solutions to reduce On’s carbon footprint. In collaboration with the sustainability team you will innovate, by injecting immediate implementations into the product as well as reaching high for our ambitious roadmap.
Create and manage new and existing collaborations with leading partners and suppliers in specific technologies such as material vendors and research institutes to successfully implement technologies into production.
Collaborate closely with the Development, Design and Innovation team as well as our founders.
Your Story :
Excited to be part of the team that is putting the fun into the run for millions of people
BSc / MSc in Polymer science
Minimum of 2 years of experience in polymer development.
Good experience in foaming technology and footwear.
Good process knowledges such as , injection molding, compression molding, supercritical foaming technologies.
Good experience in mechanical testing such as DMA, impact test.
Good knowledge with different engineering disciplines (mechanical testing, manufacturing technologies and sourcing).
Strong experience and passion for sustainability.
Proficient with MS Office
Fluent in English and any other European language is a plus
What we offer :
We offer a dynamic, challenging and sportive environment that has been ranked as the fastest growing sports company’ of its time.
With offices across the globe, we are an international team who is hungry to innovate and build something incredible. We foster an active environment where each individual thrives for excellence and can achieve their full potential.
This is where your work matters, you’re hands-on and your team members are amongst the very best in their respective disciplines and fields.
If you are driven to bring On to the next level, curious about the opportunity and want to be part of our growing team send us your application, and join the ONiverse!