Sr. Master Data Analyst (Plan to Produce)

    • 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.

As a member of the Master Data & Analytics team within Strategic Enterprise Capabilities you will be a key member of a highly visible team focused on collaborating with business, operations, and technical teams to drive the designs and maturity of our core SAP Plan to Produce and Material Master data management capabilities to enable Nike business functions to meet their strategic objectives.


• Business and Technology primary point of contact for Material Master Data capabilities
• Design high quality and high performance SAP master data objects with all necessary attributes to meet the needs of the business and technology capability teams. Create high quality documentation for technical teams to configure the SAP system in accordance with the designs
• Develop subject matter expertise in Nike Plan to Produce data and business processes, and act as a cross-functional connection point to lead end to end thinking on the data subject area
• First line of defense on data issues, own end to end resolution; business process changes or facilitating technology changes in partnership with the Plan to Produce, and technology teams
• Consult with appropriate Functional owners and technology teams for Master Data requirements
• Partner with Enterprise Information Leaders and Information Architects to ensure consistency with enterprise definitions and enable data governance practices
• Understand high level information flow for enterprise and functional master data
• Work cross-functionally, across programs, and lead small teams to identify and quantify pain points, develop use cases, define requirements, and implementation activities on high priority Nike initiatives
• Investigative analysis on functional pain points (process and system gaps)
• Use data analysis to quantify data quality issues, develop business cases, and provide guidance to data owners for cleansing needs to support migrations and implementations
• Provide support for testing as part of the SAP release schedule
• Provide inputs to the Transformation Change Office for training and communications on master data


• Effective Communicator
• Strategic Thinker
• Strong Leadership Identity
• Data Analysis
• Results oriented
• Tactical Execution


• A Bachelor's degree in Logistics, Planning, Management Information Systems, Business, Information Technology or related field, or 2 additional years of experience in lieu
• 5+ years' experience in data analysis across systems and processes or similar experience in the Planning, Product Management, Business or Technology Teams or Business Intelligence space; should include comprehensive experience as a business/process lead or as a lead in a functional role
• Knowledge of SAP Material or Article Master Data objects, related settings, and business processes is required
• Comfortable working with ambiguity and changing demands
• Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal)
• Strong presentation, facilitation and influencing skills with the ability to interact with all levels of the organization
• Proven experience building strong working relationships and working successfully in cross-functional teams
• Passion for data and governance with demonstrated ability to use data to tell a story and influence decision making
• Detail oriented with strong information seeking skills
• Great listening skills and openness to different points of view
• Self-motivated and collaborative with ability to resolve conflict
• Good analytical and problem solving skills
• Advanced knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint
• Experience working with Analytics and Data Visualization tools (e.g. Cognos, Fiori, MicroStrategy, Tableau) is preferred
• Good working knowledge of data architecture and database structure
• Experience in Agile / SAFe hands-on experience and knowledge is preferred

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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