Software Engineering Manager – Product Innovation & Consumer Creation

Nike, Inc.

Bangalore, Karnataka, India

0 year(s)

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced Engineering Manager to join our team in Bengaluru, India focused on building, managing, and growing our engineering team in this location.

This role is an integral part of our Product Creation Leadership team as our focus is to grow our delivery capacity for cloud based solutions from our India Office. As the team grows this role will grow from a focus on foundational tools and data engineering/reporting product teams to encompass management of digital product delivery teams.

The candidate needs to have excellent communication skills and be a solid coach/mentor. They need to have a strong background in software engineering, Cloud engineering, API development and have a DevOps mindset.


If this is you, you’ll be working with a blended team of Product Creation software engineers building and supporting critical applications used in Nike Product Creation processes. These engineers will be working on Global teams with the intent of increasing our ability to deliver continuous work across several product areas. There will be daily interactions between our Beaverton, USA location and Bengaluru, India depending on the work and engineer.

As our Engineering Manager of Product Creation, you will be an integral part in Nike’s Product Creation Process. Our systems are used around the globe to create the Nike Apparel and Footwear that you see in-stores and online. We are shifting to a platform based app ecosystem and will need to grow our team in India to deliver on our 3 year digital transformation roadmap.


You will be part of our Leadership team for Product Creation and will partner with Directors, Product Managers, Software Engineers and Architects. The last five years have seen a massive technology shift in our organization from a Customized Vendor Solutions focus to a Cloud Native Software Development focus. Our teams have continued to grow and adapt to new technologies and software delivery practices.

In our scope for Product Creation we work with Nike Business Leaders who are responsible for the Innovation, Design, and Development of Nike Product. Our systems are the backbone of building and collecting the data and images that make it to our manufacturing partners. Our work has an impact on everything downstream of us like: manufacturing, shipping, imports, sustainability, and sales.