SEC Technology Goal MPO Director, Engineering

    • Beaverton, OR

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.

Strategic Enterprise Capabilities (SEC) is a reinvention of the way Nike does business. We see the opportunity to strengthen our value chain, connect the matrix, unlock new technologies and elevate the strategies that inspire future innovations. The SEC team will drive end-to-end integration across hundreds of business processes, leveraging a flexible and scalable Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system and best-in-class technology solutions that support the retail experience of the future.

As SEC TECH GOAL MPO DIRECTOR OF ENGINEERING you will report to the SEC TECH GOAL CAPABILITY DIRECTOR and will serve as a key leader of the SEC technical team.


- Be part of a program team focused on building a high-throughput, low-latency, fault-tolerant supply chain platform that drive Nike's Digital transformation and growth strategies.
- Help team members to develop and support them whenever necessary
- Set priorities and get results across boundaries
- Ensure an inclusive work environment and manage performance
- Evaluate research and development projects results to assure accomplishment of technical objectives
- Support engineering team activities across partner and Nike teams

- A minimum of 10 years management experience of high performing software engineering teams
- Strength in strategic thinking and translating strategy to measurable objectives
- Leadership in a highly collaborative, multi-discipline development team environment
- Comfortable leading globally distributed and diverse teams
- Experience in working in a distributed/cloud-based environment (e.g. Amazon EC2, Azure etc.)
- Experience in implementing or integrating with enterprise scale packages like SAP S4/AFS
- Experience with continuous integration, unit testing, static analysis, and automated integration tests. Continuous delivery experience preferred
- Experience in micro service architecture, domain driven design, and RESTful Services using languages such as Java, Node, Scala etc.
- Exposure to Supply Chain domain areas like inventory management, order management, logistics management, warehouse management
- Working knowledge of Scrum and agile principles
- Comfortable leading meetings with partners across multiple global locations
- Excellent verbal and written communication and collaboration skills to effectively communicate with both business and technical teams

- Bachelor's or master's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or other relevant subject area
- A minimum of 10 years management experience of high performing software engineering teams
- A minimum of 5 years management experience in ERP implementations or integrations with ERP systems like SAP S4, AFS etc
- Experience in full cycle implementations of ERP like SAP S4, AFS etc
- Leadership in a highly collaborative, multi-discipline development team environment
- Leadership in a globally distributed and diverse team environment
- Working knowledge of Scrum and agile principles

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.

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