Innovation Design Intern

OnPosted 28 days ago
Internship

Whether you're looking to jump start your career or gain first hands-on experience in a new field, an internship at On offers you a unique growth experience, the chance to make an impact from day 1 and contribute to On's growth journey. We are looking for fresh ideas, curious minds and passionate individuals ready to make a difference. Our internships generally last 6 months and you will be fully embedded in a team.

- Start date: April 1st, 2024

- Duration: 6 months

- Prerequisite: Interest in area relevant to the internship, passion for On, right to work in EU / Switzerland

- Note: This is a paid internship

Whether you're looking to jump start your career or gain first hands-on experience in a new field, an internship at On offers you a unique growth experience, the chance to make an impact from day 1 and contribute to On's growth journey. We are looking for fresh ideas, curious minds and passionate individuals ready to make a difference. Our internships generally last 6 months and you will be fully embedded in a team.

- Start date: April 1st, 2024

- Duration: 6 months

- Prerequisite: Interest in area relevant to the internship, passion for On, right to work in EU / Switzerland

- Note: This is a paid internship

We are thrilled to offer an exciting opportunity to join our Zurich-based Innovation Design team for a 6 months internship. You will have the chance to collaborate with an agile and interdisciplinary team of experts in Design, Engineering, Material and Sports science.

As an intern with us, you'll collaborate with seasoned professionals from diverse teams, actively participating in the conceptualization, design, and visual exploration processes. We are in search of a passionate, creative, and forward-thinking individual with a keen eye for design and trends. If you thrive in a collaborative and fast-paced environment and aspire to gain valuable experience in the sports industry, this internship is the perfect launchpad for your career.

Get ready for a creative, fun, and explorative journey!

Your Mission

- You will support the creation of concepts, mock-ups, visuals, and 3D files to breathe life into new ideas

- You will conduct research on emerging trends, such as AI, or other technologies that could be trendsetting

- You will assist in creating prototypes and mock-ups, utilizing various tools and techniques to validate design concepts

- You will help translate blue-sky innovation concepts into tangible designs

- You will work closely with the Inline/Innovation teams such as sports Science, Technology, and Material Team to translate ideas into innovative prototypes and visualizations

- You will proactively explore trends in the sports fashion industry and consistently challenge our standards

Your Story

- You are currently enrolled in or recently graduated from a Bachelor's or Master's program in product/industrial design, architecture, computer science, or a related field

- You have an strong interest in innovation

- You have a strong portfolio that showcases your skills and potential

- You are proficient in 2D and 3D design software

- You understand how to use 2D & 3D (computational software) design tools to contribute to the development of breakthrough products

- You possess an entrepreneurial attitude, ambition to learn, and a willingness to take on challenges

- You have an interest in trend and consumer research and the ability to communicate research through strong mood boarding

- You are fluent in English, both written and spoken

Meet The Team

The Innovation Design Team considers itself a "think + do tank" operating at the intersection of innovation and design. As a community of creators and forward thinkers, the team always searches for the next "big thing." As part of the Innovation Design team, the three subteams (Cloud Zero, Concept Design, and Visual Exploration) all work in and for the future - always pushing the limits of performance, aesthetics and sustainability, striving to revolutionize product and manufacturing technologies. The continuous exploration and close contact with athletes, material specialists, and sports scientists allow the team to transform those insights into groundbreaking products.

Innovation Design is embedded in the global Design Studio, which is responsible for all of On's disruptive product designs. It includes apparel design, accessories design, design direction, footwear design, and innovation design. The designers all closely collaborate with developers, product managers and innovation.

What We Offer

On is a place that is centered around growth and progress. We offer an environment designed to give people the tools to develop holistically - to stay active, to learn, explore and innovate. Our distinctive approach combines a supportive, team-oriented atmosphere, with access to personal self-care for both physical and mental well-being, so each person is led by purpose.

On is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to creating a work environment that is fair and inclusive, where all decisions related to recruitment, advancement, and retention are free of discrimination.

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