Release Engineering Lead

Beaverton 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.
DescriptionIf you’re ready to innovate and contribute to the Nike Technology organization, come join us now! We bring together technology and process expertise to deliver scalable and reliable technology solutions that enable the design and development of Nike, Inc.’s core products.YOUR ROLE ON THE TEAMThe Release Engineering lead partners with Engineering Leads and Agile Teams to educate and lead the department in the instantiation of Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment. The candidate will automate operational processes including building and maintaining tools for deployment, monitoring and operations where they don’t already exist. The DevOps lead will also lead and mentor other engineers on automation of cloud base platforms.SCOPE & RESPONSIBILITIESMentor, empower and lead other engineers to succeed at their work building and operating cloud-based platforms
Develop and follow operational best practices for tools and automation development. Including: Style guides, versioning practices, source control, branching and merging patterns and advising other engineers on development standards
Lead improvement of technical processes across Product teams to improve delivery, availability, and production readiness for platforms.
Develop and advocate for Operations best practices, standards and processes
Provide support to the Operations team to support, maintain and upgrade the existing configuration management environment
Help evaluate, build and deploy tools to assist with deployment framework required for each EP platform
Develop solutions in alignment with departmental goals, SLA’s for availability, scalability and resiliency
Help develop strategies for zero down time deployments and patching
Partner with stakeholders to identify bottlenecks and opportunities for improvement in the deployment and build processes
Help troubleshoot issues and work with the team to address root cause to minimize the chance of a second occurrence.
Find opportunities to automate as part of the problem management process, creating automation to avoid issues.
QualificationsBS or MS in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems or equivalent relevant experience
Experience in leading an engineering team
Experience in Linux Administration, Engineering and Automation
Experience developing, delivering and operating modern cloud platforms / large scale distributed systems
Experience working with revision control systems including Git
Experience working in Agile teams and project teams
Automation background in multiple scripting languages
Direct experience with Ansible, Puppet, Chef or similar Configuration Management tools
Cloud automation experience with Terraform, CloudFormation or similar
Hands on experience with delivering and managing solutions on AWS, Azure and/or GCP
Experience in languages like Golang, Python, Ruby, Javascript, Java, Scala or Node.js
Experience working in a matrix organization in a role that influences change though leadership
Production experience with containers, container runtimes (i.e. Kubernetes), and/or serverless technologies
Desire to learn and continually improve self and others though knowledge sharing
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 00438115