Nike Senior Director, Mobile Application Engineering 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.

Description

The successful candidate will be, at his/her core, a technologist with a track record of developing industry leading digital experiences. Ideally, s/he will have experience at a leading e-commerce, or a technology company highly regarded for its best-in-class digital products and services. S/he will have experience leading web, mobile app development as well as building developer platforms that unleash software development activity at scale. This individual must demonstrate strong leadership skills, signifying a passion for guiding and developing others and challenging his/her team to discover an improved way of delivering value. S/he must also have excellent communication skills. This candidate will guide a sound decision making process and will be influential in displaying strong interpersonal skills, underlined by superior judgment.

Responsibilities

Provide leadership to a team of Directors and engineering managers across Nike App, Common Components, Nike Training Club and Nike Running Club apps.

Drive engineering strategy, design/run-time frameworks and tools to accelerate build of mobile experiences by globally distributed teams. Be a trusted partner to key stakeholders across design, product and engineering in delivering digital solutions that embody the creativity and innovation legendary at Nike

Partner effectively with quality, delivery operations and engineering leaders to ensure flawless experience for members across our experience assets.

Qualifications

What we're looking for....

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering and 10+ years of experience in software development

  • 4+ years’ of people management experience

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills to convey complex information in a simple, easily understood manner to diverse groups of stakeholders

  • Proven ability to interact with all levels, partnering, facilitating, and influencing

  • Engineering leader who can recruit top talent and build teams that deliver results.

  • Ability to delegate and hold team accountable for results

  • Strategic Orientation as evidenced by ability to understand the business context in which the technology solutions are being developed and designed

  • Comfortable working in ambiguous environments and leading teams through change

  • Ability to effectively manage multiple work-streams and complexity

  • Ability to travel 10% of the time

Qualifications What we're looking for....

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering and 10+ years of experience in software development

  • 4+ years’ of people management experience

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills to convey complex information in a simple, easily understood manner to diverse groups of stakeholders

  • Proven ability to interact with all levels, partnering, facilitating, and influencing

  • Engineering leader who can recruit top talent and build teams that deliver results.

  • Ability to delegate and hold team accountable for results

  • Strategic Orientation as evidenced by ability to understand the business context in which the technology solutions are being developed and designed

  • Comfortable working in ambiguous environments and leading teams through change

  • Ability to effectively manage multiple work-streams and complexity

  • Ability to travel 10% of the time

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: 00349423

Location: United States-Oregon-Beaverton

Job Category: Digital