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Internship

R&D Product Development Intern

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Harry's, Inc.

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Jan 12

🚀 Summer Internship

New York

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Summer Internship

Product, Research & Development•New York

Description

  • The R&D organization is at the heart of product creation and delivery of our global brands. Our teams are composed of engineers, chemists, materials scientists, product researchers, technicians, program managers, and more. We work cross-functionally to develop insightful, innovative products that fulfill unmet needs, design and build new technologies and processes that bring that innovation to life, and manufacture products that meet the needs of our customers.

Requirements

  • You are preferably working towards a degree in Mechanical Engineering, Packaging Science or Engineering, or related field
  • You have technical curiosity and understanding to develop new approaches to big problems
  • You are able to understand verbal and written technical instructions
  • You are a critical thinker with the ability to solve unexpected problems
  • You are able to own and execute work independently
  • You approach work with a focus on the important details - you strive for accuracy and completeness
  • You’re a great communicator - You are capable of extracting engineering data from various sources and processing and presenting them in clear communications
  • You have an aptitude and enthusiasm for doing hands-on work; good manual dexterity and ability to work with a variety of tools
  • You are willing, enthusiastic, and flexible to help teammates as urgent needs arise

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Product
Research & Development

Responsibilities

  • We have two R&D internships available on the Hard Products and Packaging teams.
  • Hard Products R&D is the engine behind our core shaving business, developing razors, handles, and accessories; plus anything made from metal or plastic, in any product category. As part of the Harry’s Internship program, you’ll learn directly from our team how to verify and validate products through all the Product Phase Gates. You will get hands-on experience learning about what it takes to not only create a product but ensuring that it meets the standards expected by our customers.
  • The Packaging team is responsible for the proper execution of our brands’ unique and thoughtful packaging designs. Our team is dedicated to quality, efficiency, and sustainability across all parts of the package development process. We’re looking for someone who’s eager to learn about supporting our team through new product packaging launches and/or cost-savings initiatives. You will assist with overseeing the development of projects and interfacing with different members of our maker and supply chain teams. You will also become familiar with our packaging test protocols and then help us refine them, or even create new ones.
  • What you will observe, learn about and assist our teams to accomplish:
  • Gain a general understanding of some of our existing test protocols (i.e., learn about the what, why, how, and when we test).
  • Assist the engineers in developing or improving test methods, fixtures, and procedures for new and existing products in a research lab environment.
  • Test, measure, characterize, and evaluate products, components, and prototypes using standard and custom instrumentation.
  • Create and present thorough and detailed reports to socialize changes with our cross-functional partners.
  • (Hard Products R&D) Learn how to use standard statistical tools like Gage R&R, Graphical analysis and Design of Experiments.
  • (Packaging) Research sustainability/innovation/trends that support new product introductions, promotions and operational initiatives.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

hybrid

Location

New York