Lead Full Stack Software Engineer - Nike Valiant Labs

Portland Oregon
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
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Nike’s Valiant Labs Engineering team provides development support for Valiant Labs which is our internal new business incubator. We explore new business ideas that can be brought to life using the latest technologies. By passionately pioneering new ways to connect with our consumers, we strive to embody and continuously redefine Nike’s original mission: To bring inspiration and innovation to every athlete* in the world.
DescriptionIf you’re ready to innovate and lead in the Digital space, join Nike Digital’s Engineering organization. As part of the Valiant Labs Engineering team, you will be responsible for creating, developing and deploying seamless, tailored and inherently social experiences to its Digital consumers and businesses. Working with our organization will be rewarding, challenging, and most definitely not be just another job.
Your Role on the TeamWe are looking for a Lead Software Engineer to develop Web based experiences and cloud based services to power our startup business platforms.
You are a highly-motivated engineer with experience delivering high-quality software solutions. You have a proven knowledge of software engineering fundamentals and an appetite for continuous learning and teamwork. You are out in front of the latest technology trends and know how and when to apply them.


QualificationsBachelor’s degree in Computer Science or other Engineering disciplines or Strong software programming skills

At least 6-9 years of solid Software Development experience

Someone who enjoys technology development and is passionate about trying new approaches to problem solving

Excellent verbal and written communication and collaboration skills to effectively communicate with both business and technical teams

Experience with Front End Web technologies like JavaScript, React and Redux

Experience in responsive web design with HTML5/CSS3 and Fluid grid layouts

Experience in Front End Web architectures that are based on modular UX elements

Experience with Chrome Web Developer tools – including React/Redux extensions

Cloud Services development experience preferably with ability to model, specify and consumer REST APIs

Microservices using AWS Lambdas or ECS/EC2 using Node.js

Ability to understand technology deeply and required skill to dive in and debug issues

Familiarity with DevOps model of development and QA within a single team

Experience with agile development methodologies namely SCRUM and/or Kan Ban 


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: 00446135