LinkedIn Ad


Job title: Researcher
Contract type: Freelance
Location: Beaverton
Discipline: Retail
Remote: No
Reference: 438028
Contact name: Alexandra Wolfsberger

Job description

24 Seven is partnering with a global sports apparel company to help them find a Researcher to join their team. This is a 12-month contract with a high potential to extend or convert to full-time if it's a good fit with the team. This person will need to be onsite 3-days a week in Beaverton, OR.

  • Carries out foundational research in kinesiology and biometrics, which fuels and supports the overall innovation agenda resulting in creating functionally superior creative product.
  • Utilizes biomechanical and physiological equipment to conduct leading- edge experiments to collect data contributing to the research and development of new technologies.
  • Demonstrates a high level of initiative in performing experiments independently. Summarizes data from research.
  • Assists in preparation of reports to present results of independent experiments and findings at department level.
  • Thorough understanding of anatomy, biomechanical principles, experimental designs and statistical procedures.
  • Understanding of injury mechanisms and sporting performance.
  • Exposure to industrial research and management experience preferred. 
More specific details for this position:
-    Support data collections across various studies – preparations of collection space and supplies, use of biomechanical tools, clean-up of space and equipment, etc.
-    Engage with research participants throughout data collections, making them feel welcome, answering questions and guiding them through the collection
-    Engage with researchers to understand study details and logistics

-    Experience with biomechanics research tools
-    Familiarity with human data collection and/or clinical care
-    Excellent communication and collaboration skills
-    Experience working with a multidisciplinary team
-    Demonstrate a high level of initiative in performing tasks independently 
-    B.A. or higher in Biomechanics or related field

Expired job