Nike Global Apparel Materials Color Standards Associate 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.

The first spark of a product idea sets the Nike Apparel Product Creation team into motion. The team of apparel developers, testers, engineers and designers strive for product excellence. They obsess over Nike’s iconic silhouettes and create groundbreaking new styles. They collaborate, ideate and refine products’ construction, fit and materials. They use cutting-edge advancements in technology and sustainable design to accelerate innovation. And they work lockstep with Merchandising, Design, Manufacturing and others to produce the final result: products that reflect the soul of sport and inspire athletes to reach new levels of performance.

Description

As the GLAM Color Standards Associate, you will be part of the Global Apparel Materials Color Standards Development Team that is partnering with Color Design and external vendors to execute their seasonal color palette. You will help support the Color Standard Development team as they create tools and processes to support color execution for Nike Apparel, Footwear and Equipment. You will ensure supreme data integrity within the Nike color systems through system entry and information validation. You will ensure on time delivery according to critical dates and gates. In this role, you will have the opportunity to interact with business teams involved in design, development and product integrity. Color should be your passion!

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Apparel/Textile design or a related field

  • In lieu of a degree, high school diploma, and a minimum of 3 additional years’ work experience

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to pass the Munsell Hue color test to determine visual color acuity

  • Strong organization and multi-tasking skills

  • Strong information seeking-skills and a drive to make things happen

  • Ability to build positive working relationships

  • Self-starter attitude and the ability to be a team player within a fast-paced team

  • Strong computer skills and a proficiency with MS Excel and Adobe Illustrator Experience with InDesign or Photoshop is a plus

  • Knowledge of apparel dyes and applications is a plus

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Apparel/Textile design or a related field

  • In lieu of a degree, high school diploma, and a minimum of 3 additional years’ work experience

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to pass the Munsell Hue color test to determine visual color acuity

  • Strong organization and multi-tasking skills

  • Strong information seeking-skills and a drive to make things happen

  • Ability to build positive working relationships

  • Self-starter attitude and the ability to be a team player within a fast-paced team

  • Strong computer skills and a proficiency with MS Excel and Adobe Illustrator Experience with InDesign or Photoshop is a plus

  • Knowledge of apparel dyes and applications is a plus

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: 00404305

Location: United States-Oregon-Portland

Job Category: Global Apparel Product Creation, Product Development