Nike Director of Engineering - NIKE+ -Nike Digital Engineering in Beaverton, Oregon

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, it’s about each person bringing skills and passion to a challenging and constantly evolving game.

Athletes constantly chase their potential. They seek information, motivation and the gear to give them an edge over the competition. The Nike Digital team enables NIKE, Inc.'s digital products and services that inspire athletes to do one more lap, one more crunch or one more marathon. The team fuels dynamic brand experiences, consumer interactions and Nike’s digital platforms, including and NIKEiD. They use world-class technology, decades of athlete insights, and skills such as consumer analytics, statistics, digital marketing, software development, social media engagement and more to deliver products and experiences to athletes around the world.


As the Director of Engineering Nike+, you will lead and manage an application development organization in the delivery of consumer-facing initiatives in a large-scale agile delivery environment. You will enable our digital vision by leading the technical solution delivery aligned with the business strategies and objectives.

You will lead and manage the architecture, design, and development efforts, and ensure quality and performance standards are achieved to enable successful product and solution delivery. You will bring innovation, discipline, and industry best practices to the engineering organization.


What we're looking for:

  • 10 years software development experience

  • 4 or more years in a management role in app development

  • Strong skills in team leadership and building positive customer relationships

  • Experience working in a distributed/cloud-based environment (e.g. Amazon EC2, GCE, Rackspace, Azure, etc.)

  • Prior experience in designing and implementing highly scalable web applications

  • Experience with iOS and Android development highly preferred.

  • Diverse and deep experience in Web Front End development, including Node.js, React, Redux, HTML, JavaScript, Template technologies, micro services, REST Web Services

  • Experience with continuous integration, unit testing, static analysis, and automated integration tests. Continuous delivery experience preferred

  • Working knowledge of Scrum and agile principles

  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced, results-oriented environment

  • Commitment to and hands-on experience in performing technical code reviews

  • Excellent verbal and written communication and collaboration skills to effectively communicate with both business and technical teams

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business, or other relevant subject area

  • Ability to pass a 7 year background investigation.

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: 00330133

Location: United States-Oregon-Beaverton

Job Category: Nike+, Digital & Technology