Nike Data Engineering Lead 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 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.

Description

As a lead team member of the Nike Product Data Engineering and Analysis team, supporting the needs of Nike’s product planning, product development, and analytics systems, this role, will play an important part in the effort to build and leverage partnerships with business and technology teams to develop a comprehensive understanding of the data and information needs from both a functional and technical perspective to design, develop, and build solutions to meet the data and information needs of the business.

Scope and Responsibilities:

• Proven ability to lead technical teams through requirements gathering, design, development, and implementation using either Agile or Waterfall methodologies.

• Experience managing backlogs for work planning.

• Conduct interviews and work sessions with business partners and technical team members to clarify business and functional requirements, information and data definitions, and current and future processes.

• Develop a clear understanding of the requirements from a technical perspective including integration requirements, migration strategy, data model changes, reporting, and other requirements for data design and the visual representation of data and information.

• Aid in the creation of data models (conceptual, logical, and physical) and associated documents.

• Create context diagrams and associated systems process models to aid in clarity.

• Create high level migration and integration specifications.

• Work closely with all team members to ensure that all data, information, and integration requirements are clearly understood and resolve any conflicts.

• Ensure scope clarity and timely issue escalation.

• Query, profile, and summarize data to help validate designs, inform decision-making, and identify data quality issues.

• Research, collect, and maintain data lineage information to understand data dependencies throughout the enterprise.

• Evaluate how effectively information is meeting business requirements at key points in Nike’s business process and recommendations for improving effectiveness.

• Design, develop, and build the technical solution using the appropriate tools.

• Create technical specifications to meet the requirements of the design.

• Partner with engineers across the organization to build integrated solutions.

• Assist with test planning and execution for new and modified processes.

• Aid in creating build plans and participate in integrated testing as needed.

• Participate in innovation for data solutions, reference architecture, and industry standards.

• Monitor database and integration performance.

• Aid in the planning of database and server infrastructure.

• Communicate consistently and clearly to all team members where needed to ensure requirements are understood, questions are answered, issues are raised and solutions are delivered effectively and efficiently.

• Participate in interviewing for new team members, and working through the hiring process.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

To make it clear, we're not looking for just anyone. We're looking for someone special, someone who has had these experiences and clearly demonstrated these skills:

• Proven experience in a Lead technical role.

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

• Excellent analysis and problem solving skills

• Strong meeting and work session facilitation skills

• Strong planning and organizational skills

• Proven ability to adapt to new technologies and tools, changing needs, processes, and ambiguity.

• 8+ years in information technology.

• 6+ years system integration analysis and design

• 3+ years of experience in Agile methodologies, playing lead roles such as Scrum Master and Product owner

• Expert SQL skill level

• 6+ years PL/SQL on Oracle 11g or higher

• 3+ years implementing solutions with Python and/or Java

• 3+ years working with AWS Data services including S3, Data Pipeline, RDS, EC2, and others.

• Basic Unix/Linux shell scripting.

• 5+ years using Microsoft tools (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Visio or LucidCharts)

• Bachelor's degree in Business, Computer Science or equivalent

Additional preferences are:

• Hadoop or other experience with big data.

• Experience implementing and working with ETL Tools such as Informatica and Fusion.

• Experience with scheduling tools such as Airflow, Autosys.

• Experience with VersionOne

• Experience with JSON, Web Services

• Experience using version control for source code (GIT)

• Experience building solutions with data visualization and reporting tools (Tableau, Cognos)

• Knowledge of Product Master Data in the Apparel/Footwear/Fashion industry.

• Prior Nike experience.

Qualifications Qualifications:

To make it clear, we're not looking for just anyone. We're looking for someone special, someone who has had these experiences and clearly demonstrated these skills:

• Proven experience in a Lead technical role.

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

• Excellent analysis and problem solving skills

• Strong meeting and work session facilitation skills

• Strong planning and organizational skills

• Proven ability to adapt to new technologies and tools, changing needs, processes, and ambiguity.

• 8+ years in information technology.

• 6+ years system integration analysis and design

• 3+ years of experience in Agile methodologies, playing lead roles such as Scrum Master and Product owner

• Expert SQL skill level

• 6+ years PL/SQL on Oracle 11g or higher

• 3+ years implementing solutions with Python and/or Java

• 3+ years working with AWS Data services including S3, Data Pipeline, RDS, EC2, and others.

• Basic Unix/Linux shell scripting.

• 5+ years using Microsoft tools (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Visio or LucidCharts)

• Bachelor's degree in Business, Computer Science or equivalent

Additional preferences are:

• Hadoop or other experience with big data.

• Experience implementing and working with ETL Tools such as Informatica and Fusion.

• Experience with scheduling tools such as Airflow, Autosys.

• Experience with VersionOne

• Experience with JSON, Web Services

• Experience using version control for source code (GIT)

• Experience building solutions with data visualization and reporting tools (Tableau, Cognos)

• Knowledge of Product Master Data in the Apparel/Footwear/Fashion industry.

• Prior Nike experience.

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: 00388318

Location: United States-Oregon-Beaverton

Job Category: Technology