Senior Director of Data & Analytics

At Nike, we serve athletes. Fueled by the insights of the world's best, we design and create products to elevate human potential on a global scale. And it's on us, the Global Operations Team (GOT), to help bring this mission to life.

We are a diverse lineup of thousands spread across the globe. Together, we are building a smarter, more connected and automated value chain. And we are looking for world-class talent like you to contribute to this journey.

As a Senior Director of Data and Analytics Platforms, you will be part of a highly visible, strategic team focused on aligning strategic objectives with tactical demands. The successful candidate will:

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
• Leads Data & Analytics Platforms development and sustainment; including Data Lake, Analytics, Data Quality, Master Data Management, Machine Learning platforms and more.
• Works closely with Business and Technology executives to develop platforms vision, strategy and execution plans that are aligned with business analytics outcomes.
• Responsible for financial management of Data & Analytics Platform portfolio.
• Ensures team is leveraging Nike's Technology delivery methodology to develop platform products.
• Stays current with industry trends and leads development of key data/analytics innovation platforms.
• Partners with Reference Architecture to ensure architectural consistency across all platforms.
• Accountable for growing & developing Enterprise Platform technology by attracting top industry talent.
• Develops Data & Analytics Platforms annual operating plans.
• Develops and manages team metrics.
• Drives divestiture for legacy platforms strategy as a part of the drive for next-generation Data & Analytics.
• Contributes to cross-team Enterprise Platforms domain-mapping and strategy.
• Ensures the technical team aligns with architectural standards, documentation and operational strategy alongside peers.

Qualifications
• A Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or related field. MBA preferred.
• 10+ years' experience leading and managing large-scale teams within Data & Analytics areas
• Proven track record in developing D&A Product strategy and vision
• Proven experience leading teams in organic software solution development.
• Experience leveraging public cloud services for Data & Analytics solutions.
• Extensive background in working with business partners in the areas of Data & Analytics
• Proven track record of being results orientated with demonstrated ability to achieve aggressive goals.
• Proven presentation and facilitation skills.
• Proven experience working in an Agile Development environment.
• Must excel working in team-oriented roles that rely on ability to collaborate with others.
• Excellent written and oral communications skills
• Self-directed and comfortable working in ambiguous environments
• Experience working in a highly matrixed organization
• Demonstration of strong influencing skills

• A Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or related field. MBA preferred.
• 10+ years' experience leading and managing large-scale teams within Data & Analytics areas
• Proven track record in developing D&A Product strategy and vision
• Proven experience leading teams in organic software solution development.
• Experience leveraging public cloud services for Data & Analytics solutions.
• Extensive background in working with business partners in the areas of Data & Analytics
• Proven track record of being results orientated with demonstrated ability to achieve aggressive goals.
• Proven presentation and facilitation skills.
• Proven experience working in an Agile Development environment.
• Must excel working in team-oriented roles that rely on ability to collaborate with others.
• Excellent written and oral communications skills
• Self-directed and comfortable working in ambiguous environments
• Experience working in a highly matrixed organization
• Demonstration of strong influencing skills


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