Date Posted: 8/20/2018

Director, Global Product and Merchandising Analytics (GPMA) Technology – Enterprise Data & Analytics


  • Nike, Inc.
  • United States
  • Oregon
  • Beaverton
  • 0 year(s)
  • Full-Time
  • Not Available
Job Description

Become a Part of the NIKE, Inc. Team
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, it’s about each person bringing skills and passion to a challenging and constantly evolving game.
Nike, Inc. Technology is responsible for making the world’s largest sport brand run faster, smarter and more securely. From infrastructure to security and supply chain operations, Technology specialists drive growth through top-flight hardware, software and enterprise applications. Global Technology aggressively innovates solutions to drive growth while creating and implementing tools that help make everything else in the company possible.
DescriptionESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:Partnering with a team of data scientists, business analytics managers and visualization experts to build a data & analytics strategy that supports business growth
Partnering with the Global and Geography Technology teams, deliver scalable, ‘bleeding edge’, technology solutions that push the boundaries of what our business can do today and accelerate the change in how we operate in local geographies and key cities
Ensure alignment across both the Geography Analytics team and Global Analytics Leadership teams
Be part of the GPMA Leadership team and advise them on Analytics strategies and operational capabilities
Understand the GPMA business goals/challenges/needs, IT strategies, and industry trends to develop comprehensive strategies
Manage a team of data engineers, visualization experts and scrum-masters
Evangelize data and analytics capabilities within the business to help drive adoption of data-driven decision making and automation.
Lead Team through annual process of creating, maintaining, and implementing the GPMA Technology Portfolio
Manage your portfolio project budgets and scope, and will conduct resource planning for risks that are proactively identified.
Deliver on and help accelerate Nikes transition to cloud based technologies and platforms 
Proven track record of:Leadership capability, including ability to motivate and mentor others
Thinking and planning strategically, with ability to communicate the strategy to a large organization
Delivering complex, cross functional technology projects and/or programs
Pulling a diverse group of individuals with different goals together and facilitate productive discussions
Creating innovative data products and solutions, using the most recent technologies 
Evangelism of technology & data/analytics capabilities with business executives to solve their toughest challenges
Skills:Strong skills in team leadership and building positive business partner relationships
Strong networking skills and ability to work across multiple organizations to accomplish diverse goals
Demonstrated ability to influence critical business outcomes in a matrix based, global environment
Excellent verbal and written communication and collaboration skills to effectively communicate with both business and technical IT teams
Comfortable working in a fast-paced, results-oriented environment
Ability to work with onshore/offshore teams, and communicate using virtual communication tools (phone, conferencing, online meeting)
QualificationsQualificationsBachelor's degree in Computer Science or Business Information Management
7+ years in data and analytics engineering, business, data science or data product owner roles 
3+ years in leading teams in increasing size and scope
3+ years providing technical leadership to business & cross-functional teams
Hands-on data or analytics engineering experience with ‘big data’ based technologies and platforms
Working knowledge of and/or experience working with cloud technologies and migration of tools/platforms from on-prem to the cloud 
Demonstrated understanding of data and analytical business capabilities, including applications in machine learning/AI and data science
Strong communication, evangelism skills enabling you to lead by influence
Experience working in large global organizations
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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Date Posted: 8/20/2018

Director, Global Product and Merchandising Analytics (GPMA) Technology – Enterprise Data & Analytics


  • Nike, Inc.
  • United States
  • Oregon
  • Beaverton
  • 0 year(s)
  • Full-Time
  • Not Available