Nike Principal Software Engineer - Nike Digital Engineering in Beaverton, Oregon

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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.

Description

Scope and Responsibilities:

We are seeking a Principal Software Engineer to play a critical role in the development of the Nike.com Launch platform and in providing Nike’s most passionate members and consumers access to our most coveted products.

In this role, you will be instrumental in driving the team in delivering innovative and quality services that enable a consistent, maintainable and highly scalable Launch experience. You will lead by example in delivering critical business solutions from concept to production and be an advocate of emerging technologies and development techniques to address current and future consumer needs. You will serve as mentor, providing technical guidance and support to team members. Presenting complex ideas, anticipating potential objections, and persuading others to consider your point of view are skills you excel at.

The successful candidate is a proven leader with excellent communication and collaboration skills in addition to current, hands-on coding skills. You will be expected to leverage your expertise to work with multiple stakeholders and leaders, influence the broader organization’s strategy, and communicate strategic vision that spans technical domains and enables Nike Direct initiatives.

The ideal candidate will anticipate future needs of the Launch program and drive solutions to those challenges. We don’t need you to just code -- you must also be able to solve unique and complex problems and partner across domains and functions to maximize business value for Nike. Most importantly you must have the passion to deliver solutions that amaze our consumers!

Qualifications

What we’re looking for:

  • 8 years of software development experience

  • Strong skills in team leadership and building positive relationships across Engineering, Product and Architecture

  • Ability to present and explain technical efforts at multiple levels of detail

  • Solid foundation in data structures, algorithms, and architecture patterns

  • Diverse and deep experience in microservice architecture, domain driven design, and RESTful APIs using languages such as Java or Node

  • Experience working in a Distributed/Cloud-based environment (AWS preferred).

  • Experience in NoSQL data stores, such as Cassandra, DynamoDB, or similar technologies.

  • Experience with modern build strategies, continuous integration, unit testing, static analysis, and automated integration tests. Continuous delivery experience preferred

  • Understanding in agile principles and the Scrum development process

  • Ability to define solution options, provide estimates on effort and risk, and evaluate technical feasibility

  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced, results-oriented environment

  • Commitment to and hands-on experience in performing technical code reviews

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business, or other relevant subject area

Qualifications What we’re looking for:

  • 8 years of software development experience

  • Strong skills in team leadership and building positive relationships across Engineering, Product and Architecture

  • Ability to present and explain technical efforts at multiple levels of detail

  • Solid foundation in data structures, algorithms, and architecture patterns

  • Diverse and deep experience in microservice architecture, domain driven design, and RESTful APIs using languages such as Java or Node

  • Experience working in a Distributed/Cloud-based environment (AWS preferred).

  • Experience in NoSQL data stores, such as Cassandra, DynamoDB, or similar technologies.

  • Experience with modern build strategies, continuous integration, unit testing, static analysis, and automated integration tests. Continuous delivery experience preferred

  • Understanding in agile principles and the Scrum development process

  • Ability to define solution options, provide estimates on effort and risk, and evaluate technical feasibility

  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced, results-oriented environment

  • Commitment to and hands-on experience in performing technical code reviews

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business, or other relevant subject area

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: 00372267

Location: United States-Oregon-Beaverton

Job Category: Nike Digital Engineering