Senior Program Manager, Core Commerce
Posted on Apr 6, 2021 by Nike International
The Core Commerce team is looking for a Senior Program Manager who is a multi-tasking self-starter with proven leadership experience in matrixed organizations, who obsesses details and drives lightning-fast resolution of items within the scope of their programs. You thrive in new technology spaces and easily build successful relationships across large teams of engineers, product managers, designers, and Agile practitioners.
WHAT YOU WILL WORK ON
In Core Commerce, we seek to be impartial problem solvers who build consensus and drive outcomes. We transform broad visions and concepts into structured plans, actions, and measurable metrics, then execute with precision. Our enthusiasm, energy, and ability to partner, lead and influence across teams and organizations make us sought-after collaborators. We excel at the fundamentals of project management and demonstrate a passion for Agile principles and Scrum practices.
WHO YOU WILL WORK WITH
Core Commerce experiences and capabilities connect and leverage all digital and physical touchpoints to better serve consumers 1:1 and at scale. This role will support global and geo teams in the execution of our vision and strategy as we accelerate growth of the Nike Direct business.
WHAT YOU BRING
A consistent track record driving sophisticated global projects from inception to reality and delivering business results
A deep understanding of what it takes to ship software iteratively in collaboration with large engineering, design, and product teams
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills and proven experience leading discussions with senior leadership
Bachelors degree in Information Technology, Business, Communications or a related field, or 5 years equivalent work experience
Drive measurable results and influence others towards business objectives regardless of reporting structure
Intake high-level business needs and translate them into technical requirements and tactical plans
Lead and manage ambiguous strategic initiatives across many functions, including defining scope, identifying tradeoffs, and gathering educated estimates to support commitment and planning decisions
Formulate and drive impactful recommendations to solve complex problems
Cultivate a culture of inclusion and promote a growth mentality among teams and collaborators
Hold cross-functional partners accountable when there is a need to scope flexible engineering solutions fast and efficiently in order to meet the consumer need
Act as a coach, thought partner, and Agile evangelist across the business in service to the consumer
Set the tone of operations by fostering a culture of trust and collaboration