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adidas - Mechanical Engineering Internship- Future Team

Mechanical Engineering Internship- Future Team

Portland – Oregon

**This is a 6-month internship**

Applications are due by: December 18, 2015.

Please note that we will not start the application review process until after the application deadline. We will send you a status update on your application no later than Monday, December 21st, 2015.


The adidas Sports Performance division is creating innovations for athletes who demand performance.

Why adidas?

Working for adidas means being a part of a brand you have admired since stepping out on the field for the very first time. If you like our products, just wait until you meet the people who make them.

Innovation sits at the very core of adidas product. The adidas Future team is a very talented group of Engineers, Scientists, Designers and Researchers who explore and engineer ideas and concepts that will exist 5- 7 years in the future. Their goal is to introduce new technologies, textiles, materials and products that provide a tangible benefit to an athlete – giving a performance edge that could be the difference between a Gold or Silver medal.

An exciting 6 month internship opportunity has just opened up within the Future team to help engineer our footwear and apparel products to optimal standards.

You will work with Designers, 3rd party vendors, Sports Scientists & Researchers to design and run various tests on FEA and other mechanical engineering characteristics, concept development as well as testing prototypes in our sports lab.

Your Profile:

We are looking for someone to contribute and grow engineering knowledge through variety of projects. Main duties will include concept development, prototyping, computational simulation, materials and geometric optimization, mechanical and field testing.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Work on assigned projects
  • Perform research and testing, evaluate test results
  • Debug and analyze prototypes
  • Summarize findings and recommendations

    Knowledge Skills and Abilities:

  • Good working knowledge of CAE and FE applications
  • Experience with MS Office applications (Excel, Outlook, Word) preferred
  • Passion for technical aspects of sport and desire to apply engineering to sports products
  • Strong communications skills (written and verbal)
  • Strong problem-solving
  • Ability to work within a team environment


  • Undergraduate degree in Engineering preferred, preferably Mechanical Engineering
  • Will consider applicants who are working towards their undergraduate degree
  • Previous experience conducting technical testing, simulation, or prototyping, preferred

    adidas' founder, Adi Dassler, was inspired by a single idea when he made his first shoes, at the age of just 20: to provide every athlete with the best Apparel for his or her respective discipline. And 85 years later, we have almost 16,000 employees worldwide who put this same passion and commitment to innovation into each concept, component, process and product we produce.

    Our mission is to be the leading sports brand in the world. At adidas we understand it takes a village to accomplish this mission. adidas provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, citizenship, creed, age, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, mental or physical disability, or any other protected status unrelated to the performance of the work involved. You may have heard us say "Impossible is Nothing" or "Celebrate Originality"; to us, these phrases are more than just words. If you share this same passion then apply today!

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