Internship

Summer – Culinary Intern: May to August 2024

SharkNinja

SharkNinja

1,001-5,000 employees

Vacuum & kitchen appliances

Consumer Goods

Needham, MA, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • Senior status in Culinary Science or Product Development programs, while maintaining a 3.25 (out of 4.0) GPA or better.
  • Great communication skills
  • Self-starter, energetic, keen to learn
  • Flexible in approach
  • Related culinary experience preferred
Responsibilities
  • Partnering with the Culinary Innovation team members to help with the successful product launches of new and cutting edge-edge products like our popular Foodi pressure cooker, Creami Ice Cream maker, Air fryers, grills, food processors and blenders.
  • Conduct research and development exploration as week as testing on competitive products to inform product strategy/roadmap
  • Learn to develop and execute exploratory test strategies to push the limit or what’s possible with new product ideas to inform the product story and determine hero recipes
  • Provide input on KPIs for ideal performance across new product functions, and validate prototypes to ensure KPIs are being met
  • Meticulously records testing results and communicates results clearly with key stakeholders in a timely fashion
  • Test and develop new recipes that will be showcased in our cookbooks and online recipe hub
  • Assist in the execution of chef summits and expert advisory panels to provide feedback on products and story development
  • Assists and attend internal and external events, as needed
  • Monitor and research industry trends and innovations on an ongoing basis and brings new ideas to the team

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$558.6M

Headquarters

Needham, Massachusetts

Founded

1994

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

10%

1 year growth

26%

2 year growth

42%