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Scrum Master

Portland, Oregon, United States

Overview

NIKE Digital is taking technology into the future and bringing the world with it. At NIKE Digital, we embrace open source, contributing to the community by building – and sharing – digital solutions that work on a global scale. We invest in cutting-edge technologies and work with a network of open source libraries and tools, like React.js, Node.js and GraphQL. These investments and tools help us advance web and native UI development, evolve our data science and eCommerce capabilities, refine our DevOps and retool our services infrastructure.

We’re passionate about NIKE and all the swoosh represents: limitless drive, innovation, creativity and possibilities for collaboration. We focus relentlessly on talent and are always looking for ways to encourage growth. We are inspired by the NIKE legends who built an empire rethinking product and service, and we seek to bring that level of innovation to our technologies. Our vision is to build and deliver extraordinary NIKE platforms, services and products directly to athletes* around the world.

*If you have a body, you’re an athlete.

  • Full Time
  • Level: Corporate
  • Travel: Minimal

Success Profile

At Nike Digital, we’re revolutionizing fitness and sport. We’re creating personalized digital experiences that inspire athletes to move faster, push harder and achieve their personal best. As a team, we're motivated by Nike’s proud legacy of always being first. Join our world-class technologists in finding innovative ways to engage consumers and strengthen their connection to our prodcts, services and brand. The work you do today will help modernize the workplace and prove essential to Nike's future success and growth.

  • Results-driven

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  • Deadline-oriented

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  • Digitally Savvy

    9
  • Technologically Savvy

    9
  • Competitive

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  • Imaginative

    7
  • Collaborative

    7
  • inventive
  • socially conscious
  • team player
  • multi-tasker
  • Entrepreneurial
  • problem-solver
Nike gives me the freedom to create, to innovate, to fail. Our team is encouraged to experiment and take risks, a process out of which our digital future grows.

Chris Peddecord Front End Engineer, Nike Digital

Nike is one of the biggest and most prestigious brands. Making nike.com live up to that prestige and work at a global scale, is the kind of challenge that brings me back to work, day-after-day.

Ryan Miller Technical Architect

Exterior of Nike HQ
Nike employees converse in a courtyard at Nike HQ
Bikes used by Nike Employees
Cafe at Nike HQ
Employees using the Nike gym

Rewards

  • Healthcare

  • Tuition Reimbursment

  • Paid Time Off/Summer Fridays

  • Family Support

  • Relocation Reimbursement

  • Amenities

  • Work/Life Balance

  • Company Wide Volunteering

Responsibilities

Scrum Master – Data & Analytics

Nike does more than outfit the world’s best athletes. We are a place to explore potential, obliterate boundaries, and push out the edges of what can be. We’re looking for people who can grow, think, dream, and create. We thrive in a culture that embraces diversity and rewards imagination. We seek achievers, leaders, and visionaries. At Nike, it’s about bringing what you have to a challenging and constantly evolving game.

If you’re ready to innovate and lead in the digital technology space, join Nike’s Digital Engineering organization. We bring together technology and process expertise to deliver one-stop solutions that enable Nike, Inc.'s Digital Technology business. We are responsible for creating, developing, and deploying on premise and cloud based seamless digital solutions and experiences to business partners and consumers. Working with our organization will be rewarding, challenging, and most definitely not be just another job.

Nike’s Digital Engineering’s Data & Analytics group seeks a Scrum Master with a proven track record of delivering world-class products within complex digital environments to advance our platform and applications. Our ideal candidate will bring a broad range of lean and agile experiences working within large-scale organizations with specific knowledge working with digital technologies and processes at scale. Join us in our effort to empower the Nike offense by improving our capabilities to provide real-time dashboards, insights and intelligence across the consumer platforms!

Responsibilities:
Responsible for guiding the development of an agile team into an effective delivery unit with a sustainable cadence
Responsible for ensuring the team’s process evolves within organizational guidelines and standards of practice
Must be able to nurture self-organizing, high performing teams through servant leadership and mentoring
Encourage, support, and guide continuous improvement of the team, and its products and processes
Excellent communicator, able to gain the respect of the team, external stakeholders, and management
Able to resolve conflict through arbitration, negotiation, reasoned discussion, or escalation
Uphold and defend, as well as supports and mentor, agile values and principles as expressed in the Agile Manifesto
Facilitate agile ceremonies, such as sprint planning, retrospectives and sprint reviews
Assist the product owner with keeping the backlog refined
Assist the team with implementing effective agile disciplinary practices
Accurately gather relevant metrics that provide organizational visibility and help the team see how they are doing
Be proactive to identify internal/external team dependencies, impediments, risks, and other team dysfunctions, and then guide the teams to resolution in a timely fashion
Ability to navigate the large company network, and effectively coordinate with external teams for impediment removal
Skilled at facilitating and creating a fully transparent development process
Capable of being a scrum master for multiple scrum teams with a focus on guiding the teams towards improving the way they work

Qualifications
5+ years of relevant IT experience including thorough understanding of customer/stakeholder relationships, business analysis, prioritization, estimation and capacity management
Must have a thorough understanding of iterative/incremental software development
Complete understanding of agile processes such as Scrum, XP and Kanban
Must have recognized education in agile processes, certifications preferred
Must have been a member of an agile team for at least 2 years
Skilled at leading a team to make realistic and achievable delivery commitments
Understand agile metrics and reporting techniques
Experience using Jira to track and make visible sprint backlog work flow preferred
Familiarity and experience working with the AWS big data ecosystem, big data technologies, and cloud data warehouse technologies preferred.
Experience to explain and promote agile engineering practices such as pair programming, continuous delivery, TDD, BDD and refactoring preferred


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: 00441953

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