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Tooling Engineer II - Converse Zhongshan

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Manufacturing & Engineering, Converse I, Converse

Always the innovators, Nike, Inc.’s Manufacturing and Engineering team dreams up new ways to make better-performing products faster and more efficiently. This world-class team challenges assumptions about how Nike’s products are made and leads the company in pursuing ambitious sustainability goals, all while producing Nike’s rich mix of product. Masters of teamwork, Manufacturing and Engineering works closely with design teams, categories, manufacturing partners, material suppliers and logistics providers across more than 40 countries on six continents. They navigate the complex geopolitical world with multiple supply chains and diverse ecosystems, while keeping their focus on manufacturing, materials, sustainability and creating quality products.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Independently manage tooling development at China based DC and work closely with HQ and offshore factory.

  • Provide technical solutions and manufacturability feedback on mold design or processes during development process.

  • Support engineering and category teams during product commercialization by providing technical expertise regarding mold construction and processes.

  • Drive functional agenda at local level and collaborate with extended engineering teams and categories.

  • Assist in the development of tooling best practices and actively monitor implementation.

  • Uses best practices and knowledge of internal or external business issues to improve products or services.

  • Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience; may direct the work of other staff members.

  • Support manufacturing with production trouble shooting.

  • Communicate effectively internal and external with factories and Converse collaborators.

  • Solves complex problems; takes a new perspective on existing solutions.


  • 10 years’ experience in footwear tooling industry of complex injection molds, compression molds. 

  • Work experience in a mold shop is a plus.

  • Able to communicate well both in English and Chinese.

  • Excellent communication skill set.

  • Function effectively in a fast paced, multi project environment with extensive expert use of machining principles including accepted shop practices, methods, standards and techniques relating to design, machining, tooling, fixtures and prototype part production.

  • Open mind, creative thinking and contribute good ideas.

  • Travel is needed inside and outside of China.

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 12468

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