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Title:  Internship - Factory R&D Cycling (Plant Bollate)

Requisition ID:  21243
Location:  Bollate
Function:  Operation
Contract Type:  Internship
Experience:  no experience

Internship - Factory R&D Cycling (Plant Bollate)


Company Profile

Established in 1872, Pirelli is among the world’s leading tyre producers. It is the only pure consumer tyre company that includes car, motorbike, and bicycle tyres as well as associated services.
Pirelli has a distinct positioning in high value tyres, characterised by an advanced technology with more than 2,700 homologations obtained, thanks to partnerships with the most prestigious car manufacturers in the world. In order to achieve the highest levels of performance, safety and containment of environmental impact, Pirelli has always been strongly committed to research and development, in which it invested 6.1% of revenue from high-value products in 2019.
Involved in motorsport since 1907, Pirelli has been the exclusive official tyre partner of the Formula 1™ World Championship since 2011 and has just renewed the agreement until 2023.


Main responsibilities 

The candidate will work within the R&D Cycling Team and he/she will support his/her tutor in the entire product development process of bycicle tyres which includes:


  • Design definition of the tire (choice of materials, sizing of semi-finished products and construction parameters);
  • Assisting in the creation of prototypes;
  • Qualitative evaluation of prototypes for defect analysis;
  • Analysis and reporting of activities performed and product testing;


The candidate will interface with other factory functions (QA, HS&E, Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing, etc.)



  • English: fluent;  Italian: fluent.  
  • Degree in engineering or equivalent
  • Willingness to work in a team environment
  • Passion for the bicycle world is considered a plus






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