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, Inc. it's about each person bringing skills and passion to a challenging and constantly evolving game.
NIKE is a technology company. From our flagship website and five-star mobile apps to developing products, managing big data and providing leading edge engineering and systems support, our teams at NIKE Global Technology exist to revolutionize the future at the confluence of tech and sport. We invest and develop advances in technology and employ the most creative people in the world, and then give them the support to constantly innovate, iterate and serve consumers more directly and personally. Our teams are innovative, diverse, multidisciplinary and collaborative, taking technology into the future and bringing the world with it.
Nike's Global Technology domains design, create and implement the methods and tools needed to make the world's largest sports brand run faster, smarter and more securely. Global Technology teams boldly 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 Global Technology, there are no Nike products.
As a,Product Director Analytics Engineering, you will be part of fast pace engineering teams, representing the view of the customer.
As a Product Director, you will be responsible for defining product strategy, capabilities, service features, and prioritizing delivery in line with their business value. You must possess an understanding of business objectives and be able to quantify value and risks at a strategic level. A strong technical background is required to produce concrete Product capabilities strategy and subsequent roadmaps while collaborating closely with multiple engineering teams to drive implementation. The successful candidate will: Key Responsibilities
Understands the Customer by maintaining a close relationship with customers and stakeholders to comprehend and communicate their needs and participate in validation of the solutions
Define and communicate Nike's Data Fabric Platform product vision, strategy, and roadmaps aligned to business initiatives and outcomes.
Interact with senior leaders to align, compromise and influence strategic direction.
Drive the Analytics Engineering Platform strategy for global data engineering platforms with a focus on self-service, tenancy, cost-efficiency and supporting innovative methods for structured and unstructured data.
Represents the customer in sprints to the delivery teams and provides sprint prioritization to ensure technology alignment with business priorities & strategies
Provides customer service to our technology and business partners for onboarding, adoption, and documentation.
Partners closely with Architecture and Platform Engineering to align Platform Product Roadmaps with execution Plans and to ensure requirements are understood and end-products meet acceptance criteria
Design key performance criteria and report on the value provided by Platform Product offerings and work with Program Management to create regular updates to stakeholders on product priority, delivery, and adoption
Handles all product prioritization to available budgets and is able to work with finance to communicate financial costs and chargebacks
Stays current with industry trends and recommends relevant technologies & products in the areas of Cloud, Digitization, Data and Analytical tools, Visualizations, AI, and other emerging technologies
Contributes back to the overall roadmap and prioritized backlog
WHAT YOU BRING TO NIKE
Must have knowledge and/or Experience with technologies such as AWS S3, AWS EMR, Redshift, Snowflake, Teradata, Databricks, Parquet, AVRO, Okera, Apache Ranger.
Should be able to communicate with customers each technology and the benefits/tradeoffs of each solution.
Must have knowledge and/or Experience of open source technologies and impact of make/buy decisions in the area of Data Engineering/Compute and Data Access.
Must be able to articulate and/or have experience with the lifecycle of enterprise data.
Must have an understanding of enterprise security and privacy requirements associated with the above technologies
5+ years' experience as a Product Manager/Director for technology related products. Will consider candidates with less experience that have deep technical domain knowledge as an architect.
7+ years' experience in technology & architecture roles
Proven experience collaborating on latest technologies with Engineers and Architects
Extensive background in working with business partners: Translating business needs into prioritized technology features and requirements
Proven track record of being results oriented with demonstrated ability to achieve bold goals
Validated presentation and facilitation skills
Experience with Agile software development methodology
Must excel working in team-oriented roles that rely on ability to collaborate with others
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.
Become a Part of the NIKE, Inc. TeamNIKE, 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, drea...