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Internship

Packaging Intern

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Impinj

1mo ago

🚀 Summer Internship
💻 Remote

AI generated summary

  • You need research experience, expertise in packaging science, knowledge of RF components/systems, ability to work independently, attention to detail, and strong interpersonal skills to excel as our Packaging Intern.
  • You will research, design, and develop sustainable packaging solutions using RAIN RFID technology, collaborate with partners, and communicate technical progress effectively.

Summer Internship

Engineering

Description

  • Unlock new business opportunities by investigating and identifying advanced technologies that solve emerging market needs and enable the next generation of RAIN RFID products.

Requirements

  • Extensive research experience demonstrated as a post-doc, PhD, or Masters candidate with prior work experience
  • Background in packaging science or similar discipline
  • Experience with corrugated containers, paperboard cartons, sustainable packaging, and packaging machinery
  • Knowledge of the performance characteristics of passive RF components/systems and communication protocols (RFID-specific knowledge is a plus)
  • Demonstrated experience working independently in a fast-paced environment and ability to self-manage sophisticated program delivery
  • Experience with data management, critical analysis, and attention to detail
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills, including ability to work and communicate effectively with diverse individuals and teams within and outside of the company, ranging from engineers and scientists, to product managers and executives

Education requirements

Currently Studying
Masters
PhD

Area of Responsibilities

Engineering

Responsibilities

  • Define how RAIN RFID enables the sustainability both pre-purchase, for businesses and supply chains, and post-purchase, through consumer re-use and recycling of everyday items
  • Investigate the lifecycle of retail packaging—such as corrugate, plastic, glass, and metal—from manufacture through consumer use and end-of-life (reuse and recycling)
  • Conceptualize and design future technology and product proposals through individual research and collaborative partnerships
  • Develop partnerships with internal and external collaborators, such as suppliers, consultants, procurement, technical program managers, and engineers for researching unique business opportunities
  • Define system-level requirements and derive product requirements for how the Impinj products and the Impinj Platform can enable to circular economy/sustainability and recyclability of RAIN RFID-tagged retail items and their packaging
  • Rapidly identify resources and efficiently learn cutting-edge technologies in RFID industry
  • Communicate technical opportunities, challenges, and progress to broad audiences

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

remote

Benefits

  • Gain exposure to senior leadership and industry insights
  • Receive mentorship and guidance from early-career professionals
  • Build a strong professional network and connect with peers
  • Develop valuable skills through hands-on experience and interactive learning sessions
  • Access to company resources, events, and networking opportunities