Innovator I

Beaverton Oregon
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 10 days ago
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.
Manufacturing & Engineering, Product Development
Nike, Inc. Product Development is key to making next-level products. The first spark of an idea puts the team in motion, ultimately transforming a designer’s sketch into a commercially viable product. The teams of developers, testers, engineers and designers collaborate on refining each product’s construction, fit and style. Using advancements in technology and sustainable design, the Product Development teams accelerate innovation while reflecting the soul of sport.
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.
DescriptionAs an Innovator I, you will develop new performance based Global Football Equipment solutions that result in growth opportunities and competitive advantages in the marketplace by collaborating with cross functional teams. Through collaboration with designers, researchers, developers and other engineers you will contribute to the performance, aesthetic, manufacturability and testing of new innovations. You will use concept sketches, 3D design software, prototyping skills, engineering knowledge, and hands on experience to design product and/or test fixture designs. You will demonstrate deep problem-solving skills through an ability to deliver multiple innovative solutions to complex problems. We expect this person to be a excellent engineer who can ideate, innovate and manage the development of complex dynamic systems through collaboration in a fast-paced environment. As a successful candidate, you will demonstrate the following key attributes:
Demonstrated passion for advanced innovation, product creation, performance testing and manufacturing. 
Knowledge of using CAD, Matlab, FEA and statistical analysis 
Use of CAD programs to create product solutions and design/build/test new evaluation methods to further research 
Passion to synthesize data explaining equipment and player performance
 Compile reports and summaries of test and simulation results 
Thrives in an environment with ambiguity and changes in priorities 
Ability to clearly communicate complex technical topics to diverse audiences and at all levels within the organization 
Excellent analytical thinker with excellent problem-solving skills 
Ability to simultaneously handle multiple competing projects 
Ability to work with and influence cross functional teams
Qualifications
BS Degree in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering, including 3+ years’ experience in mechanical design or engineering, or other similar function 
Expert user in parametric CAD software. SOLIDWORKS and Rhino experience preferred. 
A demonstrated portfolio of work, with clear examples of engineering designs and problem-solving ability 
Knowledge of plastic or foam part and tooling design 
Excellent multi-tasking and organization skills
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 00438614