Athlete Experience Manager

Linz or Vienna | Sports Science | Full-time | COVID-19 remote


Want to support hundreds of millions of people in their fitness journey? Join the Runtastic team and work for the adidas Running and adidas Training apps.

As our Athlete Experience Manager, you are responsible for building user journeys that contribute to performance growth and a healthy lifestyle for our users as well as increase engagement for our product. You will be in charge of strategic fitness content creation, providing guidance for internal teams and external partners.

You’ll contribute by:

  • Conducting and evaluating workout and training-plans by establishing a systematic approach for all Runtastic fitness content
  • Providing first class fitness experiences for our users by integrating user journeys within our products
  • Collaborating with external partners (e.g. Sports Medicine, Sport Science, Nutrition, Mental Conditioning, Leadership, Cognitive Perceptual Training) to ensure scientific expert knowledge is being implemented
  • Designing experiments to understand the interaction between sport products and human factors related to performance
  • Analysing fitness content performance, defining A/B tests and visualizing data to generate improvements
  • Communicating fitness content ideas and product performance assessments to various stakeholders (e.g. within Content, Marketing Product Teams and external cooperation partners)
  • Applying knowledge about various physiological monitoring tools and experimental protocols to enhance innovation in a safe, functional and efficient way


What makes you the right match:

  • 3+ years industry relevant experience in Life Sciences, Sports Psychology or a related science field
  • University degree in Life Sciences, (Sport) Physiology, Applied Biomedicine, or similar
  • Proven record of performance optimisation and training plan creation
  • Structured working style with fundamental project management skills
  • Ideally, experience in research and human laboratory studies
  • Content creation and production experience is a strong plus
  • Excellent English skills


Salary Information

And here’s the fine print: Our salary range starts at EUR 44,520 gross per year. Your actual offer depends on your skillset and experience.



Shona Mulligan
Talent Scout
+43 660 661 60 6