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Research Intern

Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, NetherlandsTechnology

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Company Description

NOWATCH is an Amsterdam-based health innovation company for the curious. By blending cutting-edge technology with the leading science around mental health, we explore the frontiers of wellbeing. The NOWATCH Awareable is our flagship product, and the first step on our

journey towards helping people recover from stress quickly and enjoy more meaningful lives – because Time is NOW.

NOWATCH pioneers in the wearable market with new algorithms and sensors. Our hardware and software solution is part of a large and growing wearable industry. NOWATCH is backed by strong investors with teams in Amsterdam (NL), Oulu (Finland), Santa Barbara (USA), Djapur (INDIA).

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Description - Research Intern

We are looking for our new Research Intern, who will become part of our team and work directly with our team in Amsterdam. 

We are looking for an enthusiastic research intern to support research-related tasks conducted in the context of R&D. You will be part of the entire research process, from planning to executing. Join us if you are curious about research in the context of psychophysiology, have a keen eye for detail, and have strong organizational skills. You will have the opportunity to do your internship in a great office environment located in the heart of Amsterdam. Being surrounded by ambitious young professionals is what makes you want to be part of NOWATCH’s great culture.

Key Responsibilities

  • Conduct research and collect data for R&D projects.
  • Assist in conducting studies and experiments.
  • Prepare and maintain research documents, presentations and data results.
  • Support R&D in day-to-day operations and administrative tasks.
  • Assist in data management, and data analysis.
  • Conduct literature searches.

Job requirements


  • Bachelor’s degree in a research-related field, preferably in a domain related to health.
  • Strong research skills (or interest), with proven experience participating in at least one study from design to data analysis.
  • Interest in physiology and mental health.
  • Ability to carry out basic statistical analyses (i.e. descriptives, correlations, regressions, chi square etc.).
  • Ability to conduct literature searches in a given topic, extract and relay the relevant information.
  • Strong organizational and communication skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

What we offer:

  • Experience in a global Startup Tech company with room for personal development
  • The chance to be part of a young and ambitious team of internationals
  • A broad scope of responsibilities through which you can learn and expand your skill set
  • Great team, culture and place to work with quarterly team days


We are a small team of very enthusiastic, hard-working people. We go at the speed of trust and make our own rules to create the best possible environment for our interns. You'll definitely fit in if you have a hands-on and positive approach, think outside your own department, and wanna join our movement in helping people get more from each moment in life.