NIKE, Inc.

Lead Software Engineer - Ed&A

2 months agoBangalore, India

Become a Part of the NIKE, Inc. Team

NIKE, Inc. does more than outfit the world's best athletes. It is a place to explore potential, obliterate boundaries and push out the edges of what can be. The company looks for people who can grow, think, dream and create. Its culture thrives by embracing diversity and rewarding imagination. The brand seeks achievers, leaders and visionaries. At NIKE, Inc. it's about each person bringing skills and passion to a challenging and constantly evolving game.

NIKE is a technology company. From our flagship website and five-star mobile apps to developing products, managing big data and providing leading edge engineering and systems support, our teams at NIKE Global Technology exist to revolutionize the future at the confluence of tech and sport. We invest and develop advances in technology and employ the most creative people in the world, and then give them the support to constantly innovate, iterate and serve consumers more directly and personally. Our teams are innovative, diverse, multidisciplinary and collaborative, taking technology into the future and bringing the world with it.

ENTERPRISE DATA & ANALYTICS (ED&A) is a capability driven organization, unblocking better decisions, more responsive operations and strengthening unbreakable relation with CONSUMERS.

ED&A team ensures trusted data is available and consistent, capture high quality consumer data, builds analytical products and capabilities and enables fast and seamless integration across Nike's technology solution.

Our team purposefully innovate solutions needed to help navigate Nike's leading position in the constantly evolving marketplace.


We are seeking a high performing Lead Software Engineer to play a critical role in the development of Nike's Enterprise Data & Analytics capabilities. You will lead a team of engineers with a focus on the development of new solutions and capabilities for various business functions across NIKE. As a Lead Engineer, you are thoughtful, aspirational, and adept at solutioning, architecture and delivery for ED&A teams.

Now, more than ever, Technology needs to respond quickly to turn market disruptions into opportunities for our brand. To achieve this, we must continue to develop our Enterprise Analytics, Data Science & Machine Learning capabilities and team to ensure we're maximizing the power of the Nike enterprise in the analytics/machine learning space and managing data.

Candidate should have
Strong sense of OWNERSHIP,
Bias for ACTION
Mentor and Coach BEST PEOPLE
TECHNOLOGY evangelist


Leading the Technical delivery of scalable data and analytics solutions
Produce best in class code that meets all defined coding standards
Implementing new and open source technologies
Design and build reusable components, frameworks and libraries at scale to support analytics data products
Leading and evolving data and analytics products.
Lead, Inspire, Coach and Grow team of engineers
Partner with Engineering Manager, Product Managers to help prioritize work
Guide technology decisions that drive Nike standard methodologies.
Drive new futuristic technology onboarding as per the business use cases
Partner with other engineering teams across Nike, to collaborate on specific tools and technologies.
Lead design and data architecture to process large data sets, and solve various data challenges.
Partner with enterprise platform and architecture to design scalable data products and use standards and platforms at Nike.


You will be working with diverse team of smart, intelligent and creative people. At Nike we embrace and celebrate unique talent and experience of our teammates.

In this role you'll be working closely with passionate and driven Engineering Manager, Product Management team, Architects, Engineers, Data Analysts, Internal partners and other departments. They will span across various groups including Demand and Supply Management, Supply Chain, Commercial Analytics, and Consumer Insights. You will be in contact with a wide range of great people. One of Nike's maxims is "Win as a Team". In all interactions, you will find success in teamwork, a positive attitude, and hard work


8+ Years experience of building systems and applications.
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, MIS, other quantitative subject areas, Business, or related fields -or- 5-7 years of relevant business experience.
Experience building high performance and scalable RESTful microservices.
Experience with source control tools such as GitHub and building CI/CD processes.
Experience in AWS based micro services and no-SQL DB, AWS services like AWS EC2, ECS, AWS Lambda, S3, and Dynamo DB.
Experienced in automated unit, performance, and integration testing.
Experience working with the ELK stack.
Experience with system monitoring and tracing tools.
Good to have basic understanding of big data systems and technologies like Apache Spark, Nifi etc.
Good to have basic understanding of building user interfaces using React/Angular.
Well versed with Agile methodology.
Experience working on end-to-end solution design.
Able to lead others in solving complex problems by taking a broad perspective to identify innovative solutions.
Strong understanding of data structures and algorithms.
Strong understanding of solution and technical design.
Has a strong problem solving and analytical mindset.
Able to influence and communicate effectively, both verbally and written, with team members and business stakeholders.
Able to quickly pick up new programming languages, technologies, and framework.

NIKE, Inc. is a growth company that looks for team members to grow with it. Nike offers a generous total rewards package, casual work environment, a diverse and inclusive culture, and an electric atmosphere for professional development. No matter the location, or the role, every Nike employee shares one galvanizing mission: To bring inspiration and innovation to every athlete* in the world.

NIKE, Inc. is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability.

Job ID: nike-Job_ID_28888