Nike Lead Project Manager, Nike Digital in Beaverton, Oregon

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.

Athletes constantly chase their potential. They seek information, motivation and the gear to give them an edge over the competition. The Nike Digital team enables NIKE, Inc.'s digital products and services that inspire athletes to do one more lap, one more crunch or one more marathon. The team fuels dynamic brand experiences, consumer interactions and Nike’s digital platforms, including and NIKEiD. They use world-class technology, decades of athlete insights, and skills such as consumer analytics, statistics, digital marketing, software development, social media engagement and more to deliver products and experiences to athletes around the world.


Nike does more than outfit the world's best athletes. We are a place to explore potential, obliterate boundaries, and push the envelope of what can be. We're looking for people who can grow, think, dream and create. We thrive in a culture that embraces diversity and rewards imagination. We seek achievers, leaders and visionaries. At Nike, it's about bringing what you have to a challenging and constantly evolving game.

In this role, you'll be joining the Nike Digital PMO Team, in the Nike Digital organization. Our mission is to bring our technology and process expertise to create world-class digital experiences that delight our customers and keep us in front as a leader in online retailing. We redefine the word “dynamic” on a daily basis.

As a Lead Project Manager for the Nike Digital PMO Team, your mission will be to plan, organize and deliver consumer experiences and initiatives in the portfolio. You will work with a diverse team of technical, business and operations partners to achieve impactful and sustainable results. You will ensure that projects are completed on schedule, within the project budget and to the scope established and agreed upon with key stakeholders and product owners. In addition, you will be responsible for ensuring that your projects deliver the intended value to our consumers and business stakeholders.

Qualifications It’s a tall order and if you’re the chosen one, these are the skills you’ll bring:

  • Bachelor's degree. PMP and CSM certification is a plus.

  • 5+ years of professional experience leading digital marketing, e-commerce or experience management projects 2 years of additional relevant professional experience in lieu of a degree

  • Demonstrated success establishing project objectives and alignment among key sponsors, stakeholders, business and technology partners.

  • Experience establishing governance structures that facilitate and drive decision-making, tradeoffs and escalation paths.

  • Ability to work effectively across business operations and technical teams, convening core project teams that are aligned and driving towards accomplishing the project objectives. Experience managing teams and team dynamics, resolving conflicts constructively and quickly.

  • Demonstrated proficiency creating and managing project controls including project charters, project plans, issues/risks registers, RACI’s, dashboards and status updates.

  • Experience managing large project and/or program budgets within tight levels of variance. Ability to track and report on project finances to senior leaders and finance directors.

  • Experience working with change/transition managers to plan and execute impact mitigations (including communications, training and process development activities) needed to ensure the smooth transition of technology products to business stakeholders.

  • Ability to manage third party vendors, facilitating statement of work negotiations and agreements, and overseeing delivery of third party products and/or services.

  • Demonstrated stellar verbal and written communications skills.

  • Exceptional collaboration and group facilitation skills. Experience leading cross-functional teams - including design, product and technical teams - is an absolute must.

  • Experience and adaptability working in both waterfall and agile development environments. Experience using Jira is a plus.

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: 00343260

Location: United States-Oregon-Beaverton

Job Category: Digital & Technology