Postgraduate Placement Engineer – Textiles

adidas FUTURE Team

Posted 7 months ago
adidas FUTURE Team – Postgraduate Placement Engineer – Textiles

Are you a high-performing Engineer who wants to go ‘all in’ and apply your skills towards innovating high-performance sports product and processes? Do you want to help shape the future of sport by helping to shape the way we make product? Are you interested in providing the consumers of the future a new way to experience the adidas brand through your technical expertise? Does applying the latest textile and process innovations on a fast time to market excite you? Have you ever dreamed about applying cutting edge textile engineering to create high level sport products for yourself, for your friends, or the world’s top athletes?

The adidas FUTURE team is currently looking for highly motivated and enthusiastic textile engineers having just finished studies to join our team for a 6 month Postgraduate Placement supporting the team as we revolutionise the industry. The adidas FUTURE team is a collaborative group of dedicated teams focused on footwear, apparel, hardware and manufacturing projects, driven to create the best for the athlete. As a FUTURE team member you will become an active player in the adidas brand and will experience a unique opportunity to apply your engineering competences towards advanced company projects.

Main duties will include concept development, prototyping, process development, materials and geometry optimisation, mechanical and field testing.

Education & Skills: Graduated in Mechanical Engineering, Materials Engineering, Textile Engineering, Sports Engineering or similar degree.

You will have a strong foundation in textile science. You will have experience in the testing and evaluation of textiles. High levels of spoken and written English are essential. The postgraduate program is for a consecutive period of six months and is open to all nationalities. The role is based in Adidas HQ, Herzogenaurach, Germany. Starting date is flexible and interviews are conducted on an ongoing basis. Candidates must answer the question ‘What the name of your favourite adidas product and why?’ on their cover letter to be considered. Only short listed candidates will be contacted.

To apply please send detailed CV (Resume) and covering letter describing your suitability for the position to Ekaterina Lubenets, adidas Talent Aquisition, Adi-Dassler-Str. 1-2, 91074 Herzogenaurach, Bavaria, Germany, Email: Please send emails with the title: (your name): adidas FUTURE Engineering Postgraduate Placement – Textile. MS word attachments only.