Nike IAM ENGINEER 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 Technology designs, creates and implements the methods and tools needed to make the world’s largest sports brand run faster, smarter and more securely. Global Technology teams aggressively innovate the solutions needed to help employees navigate Nike's rapidly evolving landscape. From infrastructure to security and supply chain operations, Technology specialists drive growth through top-flight hardware, software and enterprise applications. Simply put, without Nike Technology, there are no Nike products.


As our Identity and Access Management (IAM) Engineer, you will use extensive knowledge of the IAM field along with your hands-on development expertise to help implement and mature a business-focused IAM strategic roadmap. This role will be part of a fast-paced team that is responsible for developing, implementing, and maintaining security technology roadmaps. Which provide an effective security framework, and allow Nike to move rapidly, yet securely, toward achieving business goals.

2.0 Responsibilities

  • IAM provisioning system development, configuration and customization, for all aspects of Nike application on-boarding utilizing standard or custom connectors

  • Develop custom connectors, workflows, rules, etc.

  • Configure UI views, request items, approvals, access reviews and re-certifications, reports, etc.

  • Work closely with the IAM Engineer Lead, IAM Architect, IAM Program Management team, QA Lead, and Application team resources

  • Provide L3/L4 technical support to Operations team as required

  • Ensure Nike’s security policies and applicable regulatory guidelines are adhered to in the implementation of IAM solutions.

  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned


  • Deep knowledge with 2-5+ years’ experience of Identity and Access Management standards, principles and practices. This should include 2+ years of engineering/development experience in a large scale environment.

  • Experience with SailPoint IdentityIQ

  • Experience with the following programming languages: Java, BeanShell/JavaScript, JSP/Servlets, SQL.

  • Experience with the following web technologies: XML, SPML/SOAP, Web and Application Servers (Tomcat and/or JBoss), HTML.

  • Experience with IAM systems on both Windows and UNIX (Linux, Sun, HP, AIX) platforms.

  • Experience with Databases (Oracle, Sybase, MSSQL, MySQL).

  • Experience with Directories (LDAP, AD).

  • Experience with enterprise systems (SAP, PeopleSoft) a plus.

  • Familiarity with RBAC a plus.

  • Familiarity with Okta, Cyberark products a plus.

  • Excellent communication skills and extensive experience working with clients and partners.

  • Information Security or internal IT audit experience a plus.

  • The ability to learn and apply new concepts quickly

  • Proven analytical and problem solving ability

  • Superior communication, ability to explain complex concepts

  • Excellent organization, and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to balance and prioritize work

  • Must be trustworthy in keeping sensitive data confidential

4.0 Education

  • Requires a Bachelor's degree in computer science or related filed, or equivalent work experience

  • Eight years of information technology experience with a minimum of five years in an identity and access related role in a fortune 500 company

5.0 Certification

As a Nike Identity and Access Management Engineer the following certifications would be a plus:

  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)

  • Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)

  • J2EE Certification

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: 00344055

Location: United States-Oregon-Portland

Job Category: IT, Technology, Digital & Technology