Nike Engineering Director - Nike Digital Analytics 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.


Big data at Nike comes with big opportunities for innovation. Nike is using big data to help better understand customers, improve marketing efforts and fine-tune data-driven strategies. We are looking for a strong, technical leader to deliver data and platform solutions for Next Generation Analytics Platform

As our Engineering Director, you will lead a team of engineers to build amazing data products.

Next Generation Analytics platform has seen exponential growth here at Nike. The scale and capability of big data in cloud has opened up countless possibilities to turn data into insights and the demand for Analytics at Nike Digital is ever growing.

The opportunity to join Nike Digital is now; we are creating new, innovative digital solutions and customizing products for consumers more quickly than ever before. To meet the demands of our business, we are rapidly embracing new software development and deployment technology. If that sounds exciting, this role is for you.


  • Execute on Nike’s vision for Next Generation Analytics Platform

  • Coach and guide engineering teams through agile delivery of quality data products

  • Embrace and influence a culture of Automation, Dev Ops and Continuous Delivery

  • Collaborate with business partners on feature delivery and refactoring

  • Build a culture of innovation and continuous improvement by staying up on technology trends

  • Proactively manage communication across Nike leadership


What we're looking for:

  • MS/BS in Computer Science or related field

  • 7+ years of hands-on experience in large-scale software development with emphasis on data analytics and high volume data processing

  • 5+ years of experience motivating and leading software engineers

  • Strong skills to communicate effectively at all levels of the organization,

  • Experience with cloud deployments, specifically AWS and big data

  • Experience with streaming technology like Kafka and Kinesis

  • Experience with Relational and No SQL databases and scripting languages such as Shell and Python

  • Experience managing budgets and resources

  • 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: 00315992

Location: United States-Oregon-Beaverton

Job Category: Digital & Technology