Nike Sr Application Engineer - HR Technology 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

Nike does more than outfit the world’s best athletes. We are a place to explore potential, obliterate boundaries, and push out the edges of what can be. We’re looking for people who can grow, think, dream and create. We thrive in a culture that embraces diversity and rewards imagination. We seek achievers, leaders and visionaries. At Nike, it’s about bringing what you have to a challenging and constantly evolving game.

Nike Tech brings together technology and process expertise to create value for the consumer. We deliver one-stop, integrated process and technology capabilities that enable Nike, Inc.'s businesses and brands worldwide. Our focus is on providing Lean solutions that eliminate waste, maximize consumer value, and drive profitable business growth.

As the Sr. Application Engineer for HR Technology, your role on the team will involve building and maintaining cloud-based infrastructures in support of HR applications. Initially, the focus will be on transferring our Linux based servers to the AWS Cloud environment. However, we are looking for a candidate who also has strong experience mentoring teammates, bringing peers up to speed on new technologies and building new integrations with External vendors using AWS technology. Our team is a SAFe Agile team and we are looking for experienced candidates who thrive in this type of environment.

Qualifications

What We’re Looking For:

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

• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related technical field

• Assist the team and provide technical expertise in creating cloud migration technical strategy

• Use knowledge of continuous integration tools to provide end-to-end code migration

• Identify cloud technologies that best suit the needs of the various migration components

• Configure various components that are standard for Nike, such as S3, EC2, Airflow and Nifi, Lambda, SQS, AWS SNS, AWS Cloud Formation

• Assist the team with development of analytics strategy

• Configure database components such as Snowflake instances

• Develop security around components that align with our business security objectives

• Use AWS data ingestion technologies to source data from multiple data sources

• Identify and configure database interfaces for data analysts

• Participate in system design planning, review, and implementation working groups

• Participate in providing technology assessments in support of automation and technology migration initiatives

• Develop and maintain plans to ensure successful recovery of operating systems in the event of a disaster, per DR policy

• Perform systems analysis and tuning to ensure optimal operating systems response for multi-user applications

• Use innovative methods and technologies to identify and solve problems related to performance, scalability, reliability, and availability

• Develop, implement, and continually improve system and network monitoring and alerting capabilities and procedures

• Write knowledge base documents to improve operations, SOP and contribute to IT organization

• Experience in an Agile or Scrum development environment, including a demonstrated ability to deliver software applications in this environment

• Proven ability to deliver highly integrated software applications with complex dependencies

• Proven experience as a member of a large project / project team

• Exceptional collaboration, listening, written and verbal communication skills

• High tolerance for ambiguity and changing priorities

• Amazon Web Services operation, maintenance, implementation and design

• Includes VPC maintenance/setup, EMR Clusters, EC2 management, IAM, Cloudtrail, Cloudwatch, EBS management, AMI and more

• Linux systems administration

• Strong scripting for task automation in Python or other complex language

• Cloud management system APIs

• Strong written and verbal communication skills

Still Interested?

To ensure that we continue to hire competent, ethical and trustworthy individuals, all candidates must successfully complete a thorough background investigation prior to receiving any offer of employment from Nike.

Have we piqued your interest? Good, then a generous benefits package will only sweeten the deal. We offer a stock purchase plan, 401(k), a casual work environment, and a host of other perks we don't have room to mention here.

As soon as you post your resume, our technical recruiter will be immediately notified. We’re interested in learning more about you and appreciate you taking the time to apply online.

Qualifications What We’re Looking For:

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

• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related technical field

• Assist the team and provide technical expertise in creating cloud migration technical strategy

• Use knowledge of continuous integration tools to provide end-to-end code migration

• Identify cloud technologies that best suit the needs of the various migration components

• Configure various components that are standard for Nike, such as S3, EC2, Airflow and Nifi, Lambda, SQS, AWS SNS, AWS Cloud Formation

• Assist the team with development of analytics strategy

• Configure database components such as Snowflake instances

• Develop security around components that align with our business security objectives

• Use AWS data ingestion technologies to source data from multiple data sources

• Identify and configure database interfaces for data analysts

• Participate in system design planning, review, and implementation working groups

• Participate in providing technology assessments in support of automation and technology migration initiatives

• Develop and maintain plans to ensure successful recovery of operating systems in the event of a disaster, per DR policy

• Perform systems analysis and tuning to ensure optimal operating systems response for multi-user applications

• Use innovative methods and technologies to identify and solve problems related to performance, scalability, reliability, and availability

• Develop, implement, and continually improve system and network monitoring and alerting capabilities and procedures

• Write knowledge base documents to improve operations, SOP and contribute to IT organization

• Experience in an Agile or Scrum development environment, including a demonstrated ability to deliver software applications in this environment

• Proven ability to deliver highly integrated software applications with complex dependencies

• Proven experience as a member of a large project / project team

• Exceptional collaboration, listening, written and verbal communication skills

• High tolerance for ambiguity and changing priorities

• Amazon Web Services operation, maintenance, implementation and design

• Includes VPC maintenance/setup, EMR Clusters, EC2 management, IAM, Cloudtrail, Cloudwatch, EBS management, AMI and more

• Linux systems administration

• Strong scripting for task automation in Python or other complex language

• Cloud management system APIs

• Strong written and verbal communication skills

Still Interested?

To ensure that we continue to hire competent, ethical and trustworthy individuals, all candidates must successfully complete a thorough background investigation prior to receiving any offer of employment from Nike.

Have we piqued your interest? Good, then a generous benefits package will only sweeten the deal. We offer a stock purchase plan, 401(k), a casual work environment, and a host of other perks we don't have room to mention here.

As soon as you post your resume, our technical recruiter will be immediately notified. We’re interested in learning more about you and appreciate you taking the time to apply online.

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: 00378370

Location: United States-Oregon-Beaverton

Job Category: Technology