Nike Additive Manufacturing Engineer II 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.

Nike Global Sourcing and Manufacturing teams create a complex and exciting mix of products including baseball bats, sunglasses, apparel, footwear, technical components like airbags and more. This world-class team constantly challenges the assumptions about how Nike’s products are made. They operate in a complex geopolitical world with multiple supply chains, focused on products, materials, sustainability, methods of manufacturing and diverse ecosystems. They work closely with Nike’s Design teams, Categories, manufacturing partners, material suppliers and logistics providers across more than 40 countries on six continents. They develop new methods to make sustainable, better-performing products faster and more efficiently. The job opportunities span sourcing and planning, engineering, quality assurance, sustainable manufacturing, materials, business development, leadership and management, as well as positions at Nike’s In-House Manufacturing (IHM), a subsidiary of NIKE, Inc.

Description

As our Additive Manufacturing Engineer, you will join the team to assist and collaborate with senior engineers in the development and/or advancement of additive manufacturing methods and processes for tooling in support of Nike Air manufacturing. You will be required to leverage your knowledge in the following areas: 3D design software, tool design, tool manufacturing methods (including additive manufacturing) and process development, and Nike Air development and manufacturing.

You will work with cross functional team that may consist of design engineers, tooling engineers & technicians, and process engineers, as well as with other disciplines and teams within Nike Air Manufacturing Innovation. You will also help to build and strengthen relationships across similar functions at Nike to share knowledge and to pursue opportunities in additive manufacturing that best support the strategy of our Air MI team.

Keeping in mind the current state of manufacturing, you will always be looking forward at new methods, materials, tooling, or processes to push the boundaries of how new products and tooling can be manufactured with the help of additive manufacturing technology. It will be required that you research, explore and educate yourself and others on evolving technologies, processes or tooling which makes new innovations in manufacturing and/or product design possible.

You’ll use various methods of communication to assure key stakeholders are informed of available technology and the development of processes pertaining to additive. This includes creating documentation on best practices and other training documents that will be shared internally among users of additive technology. It will also be necessary to collaborate with external vendors on a regular basis.

You’ll stay up to date on the critical skills required for your job through on-site training, conferences, or other functions which enable you to maintain a high level of performance.

Qualifications

• BS Degree in Mechanical, Manufacturing Engineering, Plastics Engineering, or similar field, including 2-5 years’ experience in some or all of the following fields: additive manufacturing, high volume manufacturing processes, design engineering , tooling design and engineering, and material science

• Proficiency in Solidworks or similar 3D CAD software is required

• Strong written and verbal skills is required

• Experience in product design & tooling for high volume manufacturing is a plus

• Knowledge or experience in thermoforming is a plus

• Ability to handle multiple competing projects simultaneously

• Ability to analyze complex problems, develop innovative solutions and deal with ambiguity and frequent changes in priorities is required

• Some lifting of tooling, parts and various equipment (up to 50lb)

• Ability to travel domestically and internationally on occasion

Qualifications • BS Degree in Mechanical, Manufacturing Engineering, Plastics Engineering, or similar field, including 2-5 years’ experience in some or all of the following fields: additive manufacturing, high volume manufacturing processes, design engineering , tooling design and engineering, and material science

• Proficiency in Solidworks or similar 3D CAD software is required

• Strong written and verbal skills is required

• Experience in product design & tooling for high volume manufacturing is a plus

• Knowledge or experience in thermoforming is a plus

• Ability to handle multiple competing projects simultaneously

• Ability to analyze complex problems, develop innovative solutions and deal with ambiguity and frequent changes in priorities is required

• Some lifting of tooling, parts and various equipment (up to 50lb)

• Ability to travel domestically and internationally on occasion

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: 00382932

Location: United States-Oregon-Beaverton

Job Category: Manufacturing & Engineering, Product Development