• NEXT Team
  • Rotterdam, Netherlands


Job description

MVRDV NEXT is looking for an INTERN

The design-technology research group MVRDV NEXT is looking for an enthusiastic intern to expand our team in Rotterdam. As part of NEXT, you will collaborate with MVRDV's design teams globally to develop project-specific computational workflows and maintain our library of tools and scripts for general office use. In addition, you will participate in MVRDV NEXT' 'Research Camps', which explore specific agendas in depth.

Who we are

As a group of in-house specialists, MVRDV NEXT develops and implements computational workflows and new technologies. Through a combination of project-based work and standalone research, we rationalize designs, speed up processes and make projects more efficient and adaptable in the face of change. Our methods aim to explore a future that is equitable, data-driven, and green.

This is us

MVRDV is a globally leading architecture and urbanism practice based in Rotterdam with offices in Shanghai, Paris & Berlin. Founded by Winy Maas, Jacob van Rijs and Nathalie de Vries in 1993, we create social, innovative, realistic, green, and remarkable architecture for a changing world. We believe that our work makes the world a better place by realizing dreams that actively contribute to global urgencies. We are a dynamic, ambitious, and growing organization with currently over 250 staff.


Beyond the opportunity to work with the most creative people from all over the world: 

  • Internship in a small team of 5 people that closely work together.

  • Opportunities to work MVRDV wide on different project scales, types and phases, in different regions
  • A link to the substantial MVRDV intern group that works in the office
  • You are part of an exciting group of specialists that strengthens MVRDV’s position as an innovative frontrunner
  • Available 40H/ week


  • Solid understanding of Grasshopper + Rhino, Revit, and Adobe Suite.
  • Need to be currently enrolled in a university
  • Knowledge in C#, Python, and Unity is an asset
  • Enthusiastic and knowledgeable on state-of-the-art design technologies
  • Creative, innovative, with strong design and graphic skills
  • Team player with a flexible mindset and strong initiative
  • Working experience in international environments is an asset
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English