Director of Product,

Beaverton Oregon
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 2 days ago
Job Description
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.The Nike Digital team delivers what only Nike can do: unlock seamless access to products, services and tools to make athletes better. Forty years of insights from the world’s greatest athletes inform their work. The Nike Digital team powers Nike’s global community that provides unparalleled access, benefits and services to athletes of all levels. At Nike, you get in by being the best player, you stay in by being the best teammate. Making history is no easy task, but as a team, we are unstoppable.As a Director of Product,, you will partner with the Digital Product leadership team to shape, influence and execute an aggressive strategy for the future of the company’s flagship digital experience. Leveraging extensive experience in digital product management, analytics and brand building, you will harness data to create innovative and engaging consumer experiences. By identifying new market opportunities, evaluating the performance of existing products, and leveraging Nike’s strengths to deliver outsized results, you are always on offense. As a leader, you are thoughtful, aspirational and adept at motivating teams through challenging situations to successful outcomes.Your focus will be in the content discovery domain – taking responsibility for the home page, content pages, and editorial ecosystem that power our ongoing consumer relationships. You will work both within the Nike Digital organization, and across the broader brand organization to bring digital consumer experiences to life in meaningful ways.KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:Leadership: Develop, represent and drive the strategic direction for initiatives within a complex product ecosystem, leveraging your team to accomplish needed work.
Product strategy and vision: Create and effectively champion a data-driven and market-informed product vision and strategy that works in concert with the greater Nike strategy. Identify the strategic product implications and opportunities resulting from major corporate strategies and change initiatives. 
Product lifecycle management: Manage the end-to-end lifecycle of complex products from conception through launch. Strategize and execute on growth initiatives in operating live products. 
Product roadmap definition: Develop a product feature and release roadmap based on business targets, in-depth data analysis, and a clear understanding of consumer needs.
Prioritization: Effectively design project plans based on priorities, setting clear/measurable objectives and deploying team resources appropriately to achieve business goals.
Product Specifications: Write and consult on complex product specifications while accounting for design challenges and external dependencies.
Analytics and Experimentation: Develop and measure product KPIs, derive key insights, drive reporting tools, and devise and execute experiments and multivariate tests to find product solutions. 
Communication: Clearly articulate the product roadmap, vision, priorities and requirements to multiple stakeholders in both written and oral formats. Gather and incorporate feedback from a diverse range of stakeholders including app and web teams, platform teams, operational teams, legal and globalization.
Collaboration: Partner with Engineering, Design and Program Management leaders throughout completion of milestones while connecting with brand marketing and analytics teams to deliver optimal results. Also partner with app, web and platform teams to understand and deliver against their consumers’ needs.
Raise the Bar: Promote cross-team and cross-organizational knowledge sharing through multiple forums (e.g., user groups, tech talks, design reviews, internal blogs).
QualificationsMinimum of 8 years of experience in product management, software development or digital retail; consumer mobile or web product experience required 
Exceptional data analytics and articulation skills
Outstanding written/oral, organizational, analytical skills, and attention to detail
Clear, concise and persuasive communication style that compels to action
Ability to lead high performing, cross-functional teams
History of developing and growing product management talent through challenging situations
Ability to create product deliverables such as wireframes, prototypes and requirements specifications
Experience managing live mobile app or web experiences with multivariate testing 
Experience managing priorities with third party vendors and key partners. Comfortable making build versus buy recommendations based on industry knowledge
Ability to provide clear direction, set measurable goals and give insight on industry trends
History of making challenging trade-offs in establishing product priorities that have required sophisticated analyses and challenging negotiations. 
Strong project management skills and ability to present work to executive stakeholders
Strong passion for creating engaging, compelling fitness and sports user experiences
Previous experience with SQL, database architecture, and building BI tools a strong plus
Comprehensive understanding of the market landscape, both through a technology and competitor lens
BA/BS degree required, MBA 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: 00423138