Lead Engineer

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, 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.

Will lead the design and development of a technical solution that meets the needs of the business and aligns with architectural and quality standards and effectively integrates solutions delivered with adjacent and tertiary solutions and technologies in Beaverton, OR. Will independently identify, define, direct and perform analysis to resolve complex first-time issues in the area of android development. Will review, analyze, and modify programming systems, including coding, testing, debugging, and installing for a small to mid-scale system. Will ensure the effective performance of assigned products and their integration with adjacent solutions and technologies. Will develop working knowledge of tertiary domains. Will provide leadership to the squad / work team and will deliver a vision for work requirements for the quarter. Will design the scope of sprints within the quarter. Will provide the vision for the scope of sprints within the quarter. Will mentor and develop the capabilities of team members. Will conduct technical assessments of team members and provide feedback on performance as necessary. Will conduct technical interviews of candidates. Will ensure knowledge sharing within the team and across teams, including internal presentations to large audiences, detailed blogs, and common inter-team resources. Will conduct complete diagnoses of business problems and work with colleagues in the business to define the scope for the solution and desired solutions. Will collaborate with the product owner and assist with managing stakeholder expectations. Will develop a mastery of standard processes and methodologies and help educate the technical community, including Agile and continuous delivery. Will train and provide ongoing coaching to junior staff. Will select tools and methodologies for projects. Will identify the interdependencies between systems and products, assess risk, and develop mitigation strategies in major initiatives. Will serve as the critical technical lead for business solutions from ideation to implementation. Will develop android applications. Will review the design of mobile applications to consume server-based REST API’s. Will utilize knowledge of modern build strategies, continuous integration, unit testing, static analysis, and automated integration tests. Will perform technical code reviews. 

Education Bachelor’s degree in electronics engineering, computer science, information technology, or computer engineering. Will also accept a master’s degree in electronics engineering, computer science, information technology, or computer engineering. Experience: A Bachelor’s degree and five years of overall progressive experience in software design and development. A Masters degree and three years of experience in software design and development  Skills/Requirements3 years of experience: : (1) android development; (2) quality engineering to ensure that the architecture and vision performs correctly; (3) reviewing the work of junior engineers to ensure accuracy; (4) integrating related software libraries from core functioning teams; (5) bluetooth and wireless technology; (6) Kotlin; (7) reviewing and improving upon android best practices; (8) improving the architecture of existing mobile applications; and (9) developing and maintaining cloud services. 

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.

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At NIKE, Inc. we promise to provide a premium, inclusive, compelling and authentic candidate experience. Delivering on this promise means we allow you to be at your best — and to do that, you need to understand how the hiring process works. Transparency is key. * This overview explains our hiring process for corporate roles. Note there may be different hiring steps involved for non-corporate roles.

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