Nike Apparel Designer II, Women's Training in Portland, 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.

Nike Designers combine relentless curiosity and passion for sport to transform the insights of athletes into innovations that advance human potential. A diverse community with expertise in apparel, footwear and graphic design as well as color experts, material designers, communicators and conceptual thinkers, Nike Design delivers innovation to athletes from insight to in-store and beyond. Like the athletes Nike serves, its designers constantly seek to raise the bar, knowing that in the pursuit of greatness, there is no finish line.


As Nike’s Apparel Designer II for Women's Training you will be responsible for:

  • Contributing in designing Nike's Bra's, from concept to finished product, with the guidance of the Senior Designer.

  • Contributing to seasonal creative strategy for products and line segments.

  • Clearly communicating changes to ensure timely completion of each project.

  • Working with members in Design, Development, and Product Management to ensure feasibility of designs, meeting price points, merchandising needs and product creation timelines

  • Communicating and presenting design concepts to various internal

and external audiences along with more senior Designers.

  • Provides design support for design team as needed outside of assigned product load.

  • Proactively follows the execution of all product details including:

construction details, color, form, style, detail, fit performance,

graphic application, trim, etc.

  • Leverages excellent knowledge and practice in all phases of product execution;

shares knowledge and advancement with others.



A Bachelors degree in Apparel Design and 5 plus years of related experience.

An understanding of :

  • Creating apparel from design through final product.

  • How to utilize performance insights, consumer/athlete, and

innovation to create and initiate research for product Innovation.

  • Consistently demonstrates process proficiency through best

practices, visualization and communication of ideas, and Digital

Tools. 2D and 3D.

  • Consumer Research: Client, Consumer & Athlete

relations (understanding & collaboration in business context)

  • Strategic Thinking / Visioning, product relevance,

product positioning, timing, collections,

_Presentation & Communication: Clear, Concise, and

Thoughtful (verbal, written, visual, listening)

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: 00290623

Location: United States-Oregon-Portland

Job Category: Design, Digital & Technology