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ttenbroek15
06-30-2008, 11:01 PM
Note: Apply online at our www.newbalance.com website - Careers.
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Position Title: Sports Research and Whole Shoe Testing Engineer


About New Balance

New Balance has a history of 100 years of enduring performance and is still
running strong today. Part of what makes New Balance so unique is our commitment
to making products that not only provide performance, but also superior fit and
comfort. The same attention that is placed on our athletic shoes and apparel is
also placed on our associates. We seek talented individuals that fit into our
team-oriented atmosphere. Additionally, we are proud to have an environment
that offers the comfort of a true work/life balance. If you are looking for a
NEW BALANCE, read on!


Responsibilities

As a Sports Research and Whole Shoe Testing Engineer, you will be responsible
for day-to-day subject recruitment and training, as well as mechanical and
biomechanics-related data collections and analysis. You will assist the Lab
Manager in the development of streamlined processes, programs, protocols, and
procedures for NBs state-of-the-art sports research and testing lab. In this
role, you will support the creation of communication tools that will be used to
present technical data to a variety of audiences. You will collaborate with R&D,
In-line Product, and Advanced Products teams to develop research topics and
testing programs that can be used to increase biomechanics knowledge, fuel new
product design and development, and inform and validate product design.


Qualifications

BS or MS in Biomechanics or Kinesiology or Biomedical or Mechanical Engineering
with a minimum of 2 years research related experience.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills required.
Excellent communication skills.


Our products are designed to meet the diverse needs of consumers and our
benefits are designed to meet the diverse needs of our associates. We have
developed a benefits package that is sure to fit your way of life. Our low-cost
medical and dental coverage and onsite wellness program will help you lead a
healthy lifestyle. We offer a 401k plan with an employer match, making it
possible to save for retirement. Most positions offer a flexible work schedule,
work from home options, and a 37.5 hour work week. We provide a generous
vacation package and even allow paid time off to volunteer in the community.
New Balance encourages its employees to take advantage of our tremendous
training and development programs, as well as our tuition reimbursement plan.
We are a business casual environment where our employees are encouraged to wear
NB product which can be purchased with our significant employee discount.
Parking is free at all of our facilities.

Please apply online at www.newbalance.com - Careers


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Trampas TenBroek, MS
Manager of Sports Research
New Balance Athletic Shoe, Inc.
190 Merrimack Street
Lawrence, MA 01843