Nike Material Designer I - Nike Basketball Footwear 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 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.

Description

As our Materials Designer I - Nike Basketball Footwear, you will leverage materials to deliver a premium, recognizable and consumer relevant brand point of view in the marketplace through strategic vision, design direction, storytelling and editing. You will lead the development of the materials creative vision and strategies for category/consumer groups, maintaining hands-on involvement in Materials design and development, in support of creative direction, seasonal initiatives and go-to-market strategies. You will also provide strategies to leverage materials in support of C2C and Materials optimization.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Design, Artor a related field with 1-5 years relevant experience or an Associate's ofArt degree from an accredited art school with 4 years experience in adesign environment working with materials, textiles and/or color trends

  • Minimum 2years experience in Design-related roles, with preference for color,materials and trend experience. Exceptional application of design skillsincluding high level concept development.

  • Experience in branding with provenability to incorporate marketing principles in design.

  • Proven consumer knowledge/insight.

  • Exceptional Presentation Skills;Visual Communication; Information Seeker

  • Advanced business andorganizational skills.

  • Experience in participating inmultiple projects with competing resources and deadlines.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Design, Artor a related field with 1-5 years relevant experience or an Associate's ofArt degree from an accredited art school with 4 years experience in adesign environment working with materials, textiles and/or color trends

  • Minimum 2years experience in Design-related roles, with preference for color,materials and trend experience. Exceptional application of design skillsincluding high level concept development.

  • Experience in branding with provenability to incorporate marketing principles in design.

  • Proven consumer knowledge/insight.

  • Exceptional Presentation Skills;Visual Communication; Information Seeker

  • Advanced business andorganizational skills.

  • Experience in participating inmultiple projects with competing resources and deadlines.

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: 00396275

Location: United States-Oregon-Beaverton

Job Category: Design