Director, APLA Technology Operations

Portland Oregon
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
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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.
DescriptionAs ourDirector, APLA Technology Operations, you’ll be responsible for ensuring the technology engine that runs Nike’s Asia Pacific & Latin America’s technology operations operates to the demanding standards or our internal and external partners.

What we’re looking for:Champion sustainable and stable day to day operations across technology functions
Devise, refine, and implement operating rhythms that enable efficient and reliable technology operations
Partner with technology, business, and external partners to ensure comprehensive support strategies are employed and adopted
Embrace standard structured and efficient ITIL processes to optimize resource allocation and customer experiences, while driving improvements to those same processes
Implement a comprehensive data driven support approach focused on tangible metrics that drive action and directly align to business impact
Align with peers on seamless and consistent follow-the-sun support
Effectively manage key stakeholder engagement via continuous and effective communication models with peers, partners, team members, and customers
Plan for and manage the budget for the organization, including the development and implementation of plans to hit aggressive productivity targets
Provide leadership and direction in goal setting, coaching, staffing, and motivating a team of Nike technology resources
Ensure adherence to SOX controls, as well as management of related documentation and remediation efforts
QualificationsBachelor's degree in Business, Computer Science, or a related field; 2 years' additional experience in lieu of a degree
10 years’ experience in IT, business, or a related field
5 years progressive experience leading and managing teams, preferably technical, professional-level staff
Extensive technology management experience in a global, matrixed corporation
Proven experience implementing and operating ITIL frameworks and progressive industry best practices
Ability to engage with senior technology and business leaders on strategy as well as drive clarity and closure to high profile, high tension situations
Leadership Excellence regarding team management and organizational evolution, strategic planning, financial planning and budget management, and vendor management
Proven experience with team building skills, with a concentration on employee development and growth, both for direct and virtual team members
Proven experience efficiently and seamlessly leveraging external partners in global operating models
Ability to engage and integrate with major development initiatives
Expert influencing skills and ability to gather alignment to organizational strategies
Ability to leverage resources to effectively translate business objectives into strategic business plans
Highly skilled in conflict resolution, collaboration, and high-profile decision making
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 00412056