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 Technology designs, creates and implements the methods and tools needed to make the world's largest sports brand run faster, smarter and more securely. Global Technology teams aggressively innovate the solutions needed to help employees navigate Nike's rapidly evolving landscape. From infrastructure to security and supply chain operations, Technology specialists drive growth through top-flight hardware, software and enterprise applications. Simply put, without Nike Technology, there are no Nike products.
As our Senior Director, Global & North America Technology Operations, you'll be responsible ensuring that the technology engine that runs Nike's technology operations functions to the demanding standards or our internal and external athletes. Additional responsibilities include driving stakeholder alignment with our North America technology partners to ensure a comprehensive and premium delivery model for all activities supporting the geography.
What we're looking for:
Champion sustainable and stable day to day operations across technology functions
Devise, refine, and implement operating rhythms that enable efficient and reliable technology operations
Partner with technology, business, and external partners on ensuring comprehensive support strategies are employed and adopted
Embrace standard structured and efficient ITIL processes to optimize resource allocation and customer experiences, while driving improvements to those same processes
Implement a comprehensive data driven support approach focused on tangible metrics that drive action and directly align to business impact
Align with peers on seamless and consistent follow the sun support
Effectively manage key stakeholder engagement via continuous and effective communication models with peers, partners, team members, and customers
Plan for and manage the budget for the organization including the development and implementation of plans to hit aggressive productivity targets
Provide leadership and direction in goal setting, coaching, staffing and motivating a team of Nike technology resources
Ensure adherence to SOX controls, as well as management of related documentation and remediation efforts
Bachelor's degree in Business, Computer Science or a related field; 2 years' additional experience in lieu of a degree
10 years experience in IT, business or a related field
5 years progressive experience leading and managing teams, preferably technical, professional-level staff
Extensive technology management experience in a global, matrixed corporation
Proven experience implementing and operating ITIL frameworks and progressive industry best practices
Ability to engage with sr. technology and business leaders on strategy as well as driving clarity and closure to high profile, high tension situations
Leadership Excellence in regards to team management and organizational evolution, strategic planning, financial planning and budget management, and vendor management
Proven experience with team building skills, with a concentration on employee development and growth, both for direct and virtual team members
Proven experience efficiently and seamlessly leveraging external partners in global operating models
Ability to engage and integrate with major development initiatives
Expert influencing skills and ability to gather alignment to organizational strategies
Ability to leverage resources to effectively translate business objectives into strategic business plans
Highly skilled in conflict resolution, collaboration, and high profile decision making
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.
Website : http://www.nike.com
NIKE, Inc. is the world’s leading innovator in athletic footwear, apparel, equipment and accessories. NIKE, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the design, development, marketing, and sale of athletic footwear, apparel, equipment, and accessories, as well as in the provision of services to men, women, and kids worldwide. The company offers products in seven categories, including running, basketball, football, mens training, womens training, NIKE sportswear, and action sports Under the NIKE and Jordan brand names. It also markets products designed for kids, as well as for other athletic and recreational uses, such as baseball, cricket, golf, lacrosse, outdoor activities, football, tennis, volleyball, walking, and wrestling. The company was founded in 1964 and is headquartered in Beaverton, Oregon.