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Technical Developer I - Global Football Apparel Licensed

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Global Apparel Product Creation, Product Development

Nike, Inc. Product Development is key to making next-level products. The first spark of an idea puts the team in motion, ultimately transforming a designer’s sketch into a commercially viable product. The teams of developers, testers, engineers and designers collaborate on refining each product’s construction, fit and style. Using advancements in technology and sustainable design, the Product Development teams accelerate innovation while reflecting the soul of sport.

The first spark of a product idea sets the Nike, Inc. Apparel Product Creation team into motion. The team of apparel developers, testers, engineers and designers strive for product excellence. They obsess over Nike’s iconic silhouettes and create groundbreaking new styles. They collaborate, ideate and refine products’ construction, fit and materials. They use cutting-edge advancements in technology and sustainable design to accelerate innovation. And they work lockstep with Merchandising, Design, Manufacturing and others to produce the final result: products that reflect the soul of sport and inspire athletes to reach new levels of performance.

As our Technical Developer I for GFA Licensed, you will be responsible for developing Asset specific product to commercialization and production for assigned styles. In this role you will support on time development and delivery according to critical dates, product specification, sustainability, performance, and profitability goals. You will collaborate with Design, Product Management, the Product Creation Centers (PCC), Materials, Trims, Color, PI, and Manufacturing, to effectively execute on product development & commercialization deliverables.

You will create and revise tech packs for assigned styles and ensure all appropriate development documentation is maintained including product specs and sample comments. As our Technical Developer I you will support the team on a range of products for your assigned assets, including print and graphic executions. You will facilitate and track sampling; identify and mitigate key issues and challenges from concept through development; build and maintain relationship with chassis team to track style details, fit, construction, and overall chassis status.

- Bachelor's degree in apparel/textile design, graphic design, merchandising or a related field

- 2 years' additional apparel industry product creation experience may be considered in lieu of a degree

- 0-1 years' work experience in the apparel industry, preferably exposed to graphics/embellishment

- Effective verbal and written communication skills

- Experience using Adobe Illustrator and MS Office programs. PCX and 3D/Digital experience highly desired.

- Strong organization skills, problem solving and attention to detail

- Ability to work independently and cooperatively with a diverse group of people

- Less than 10% travel is required

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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