Vendor Master Data Lead

Beaverton Oregon
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 18 days ago

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 the Master data lead, you will create the process, procedure and guidelines and guide the Master data team at Nike to succeed with new technology in an omnichannel environment. As we support the organization initiative to strengthen our Consumer Direct offence, you will take all steps to lead the Vendor Master team to contribute the maximum to support all functions in terms of Master data that will lead to the success of this organization goal. Your primary goal will be to lead the Vendor Master team in all activities which will be the sub function of Master data Capability.Responsibilities:Lead Vendor Master team on day to day activities that includes guiding BSAs and Developer on all changes desired for Master data.
Lead the Vendor master squad on Project and production support needs in stead state phase.
Formulate and activate the intake process for issue / changes related to SAP Vendor Master
Guide SAP Vendor master team on Vendor master changes proposed to run business successfully for wholesale and Retail
Lead SAP Vendor master team on all requirement, Design, development and testing of software projects
Partner with Information management team / business for all SAP Vendor master business requirements.
Lead and Perform FIT -GAP on all SAP Vendor master design needs and guide team on solutioning.
Formulate, set up and govern the process needed to address all Vendor master integration needs from various sources.
Coordination with all Stakeholder & support function for all SAP Vendor master Design, development and testing needs.
Coordinate with IML for management reporting to leadership related to SAP Vendor master.
Cross functional coordination for all project requirements, create stakeholder visibility and alignment on all project needs.
Lead all Agile process for Master data projects, coordinate with Project manager, Scrum master & Development team on day to day activities.
Work with internal and external stakeholders, other support services to remove the blockers if any.
Responsible for cutover and conversion process for all Vendor master related work.
Coordinate with SAP Engineering, architect, testing and Release teams for all project implementation.
Govern and lead 100 % utilization of Agile tools like Jira / Version One and testing tool for all SAP project implementation.
Identify knowledge gap within team, coordinate and help all training needs.
Responsible for creation and maintenance of Master data documents like Blue print/ Func spec, Technical Spec, Configuration , Source to target mapping, testing and steady state instructions.
Lead the master data team on design & development of master data integration from source to target.
QualificationsBachelor's degree in IT, Materials Management, or related discipline
10+ years of experience in SAP Vendor Master Data, primarily in Materials Management discipline.
In depth knowledge in SAP AFS or SAP Retail is desired with complete business process knowledge.
SAP S/4 Fashion & SAP MDG implementation knowledge is an added advantage.
Hands on experience in the implementation of SAP Vendor master for SAP AFS or SAP Retail.
Minimum 3 years of experience leading an Materials management implementation team.
SAP Master data configuration knowledge is desired, programming knowledge is an added advantage.
Experience in Agile / SAFe hands-on experience and knowledge is prefered.
Hands on experience in using testing instruments for projects.
Ability to translate complex ideas and data into digestible insights for master data team
Excellent presentation skills, with experience presenting to senior team members.
Excellent communication and leadership skill to handle a project team.
Preferred:Experience working on large-scale global projects
Experience working with virtual teams and cross-functional partners
Experience working with offshore / near shore team
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 00435879