Looking for an experienced Exercise Physiology Research Engineer / DISC (DESCENTE INNOVATION STUDIO COMPLEX)
'To Bring the Enjoyment of Sports to All'
Descente Innovation Studio Complex (DISC) for footwear opened in 2018 in Busan, South Korea. It features laboratories for human performance testing, consumer research, product testing and material, design studio, product sample room, indoor and outdoor tracks, and a fully equipped golf analysis pit.
DISC aims at delivering game-changing innovations through world class research, development and design. If you value Creativity, Challenge, Integrity and Harmony, you are invited to apply for joining our Human Performance Lab (HPL) team.
The mission of HPL is to conduct the research necessary to create technically superior athletic footwear. Research knowledge and understanding of the human footwear-ground interactions translate into innovative performance footwear while fostering safety, comfort and enjoyment of sports. The HPL research focuses primarily on the biomechanics, physiology and ergonomics of sports people and athletic footwear.
To conduct physiological research aimed at footwear innovation.
Support ergonomics and biomechanical research aimed at footwear innovation.
Recruit subjects for testing, set up equipment for the study and store used equipment upon completion of study.
Perform data collection, processing and analysis. Develop new software as needed.
Perform statistical analysis and interpret data, write and present reports as needed.
Hold a Master’s degree in exercise science or a related field, with a minimum of 2-year experience in conducting research in the field. Prior footwear industry experience is a plus.
Understanding of the physiological research processes from experimental design to report writing.
Familiarity with VO2 measurements/energy consumption research methods related to human performance and footwear testing.
Experienced in working on research programs/teams involving people from different scientific fields and backgrounds.
Demonstrated ability to collaborate with people across different disciplines and ethnical backgrounds.
Proven ability at juggling multiple priorities, managing expectations and delivering results in a timely manner.
"To Bring the Enjoyment of Sports to All"
Descente LTD is running an Apparel R&D center in Japan and a Footwear R&D center in Korea. Descente is determined to improve the competitiveness of its products and to become a global leader in athletic footwear. The state of the art facility opened its doors October 2018. It features human performance, consumer research, product testing and material laboratories, design studio, product sample room, a 50-meter indoor track and a 400-meter outdoor track, futsal pitch, basketball court and golf simulator.
The Footwear R&D Center aims at delivering game changing innovation through resolved world class research, development and design. If you value Creativity, Challenge, Integrity and Harmony, you are invited to apply to join our innovation.