Tech Innovation Scholarship

Job description

Barkyn is improving the life of pet families around the world with a new magical e-commerce experience. We developed a platform that delivers health and happiness products and services in a comfortable and personalized way. Currently specialized in dogs, we provide subscription plans that include food, goodies, treats and a dedicated online vet.


Now we are offering the opportunity for you to become part of this creative revolution!

We will grant one innovation scholarship of 3000€ for an innovative tech project in the areas of frontend and/or backend development!

If you have a great idea or a trendy concept that you would love to explore and implement at an e-commerce company - related with personalization, machine learning, behavior prediction, data, logistics, electronics - submit it at the application form (Innovation Project section). There's no such thing as a stupid idea!

We will be receiving applications until July 31 and we will select one or two projects to pursue in mid-August [date to be defined]. Please mind that to be selected, you must be available to work part-time and your project must respect high quality standards.


  • Availability to work in our Aveiro Tech Hub;
  • Availability to work part-time for a maximum of 6 months (negotiable);
  • Students in IT or Electronics fields.

Project Requirements:

  • The concept is innovative and exciting;
  • It is clear why the concept may impact Barkyn's success;
  • It is clear how much can you develop on your own and where you need an extra pair of hands.