Nike Design Engineer II – Air MI 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.

Nike Global Sourcing and Manufacturing teams create a complex and exciting mix of products including baseball bats, sunglasses, apparel, footwear, technical components like airbags and more. This world-class team constantly challenges the assumptions about how Nike’s products are made. They operate in a complex geopolitical world with multiple supply chains, focused on products, materials, sustainability, methods of manufacturing and diverse ecosystems. They work closely with Nike’s Design teams, Categories, manufacturing partners, material suppliers and logistics providers across more than 40 countries on six continents. They develop new methods to make sustainable, better-performing products faster and more efficiently. The job opportunities span sourcing and planning, engineering, quality assurance, sustainable manufacturing, materials, business development, leadership and management, as well as positions at Nike’s In-House Manufacturing (IHM), a subsidiary of NIKE, Inc.

Description

As our Design Engineer II, you will join the team to assist or lead in the product design, development, tooling design and manufacturing of products related to Nike Air. By leveraging your experience in 3D design and engineering, as well as experience and insights in injection molding product design and tooling, you’ll identify and explore new and creative paths given the problem(s) or project(s) to which you are assigned. You’ll use concept sketches, 3D design software, simulation software, engineering, machine design knowledge and ideas, and hands on experience to explore, design, refine and carefully document product design, tooling designs and machine components. You’ll work with designers, developers, engineers and mold and tooling centers to develop solutions and designs, keeping in mind the current state of manufacturing, while always looking forward at new methods, tooling, or processes to push the boundaries of how new products can be manufactured . You will continually research, explore and educate yourself and others on evolving technologies, processes or tooling which makes new innovations in product design or manufacturing possible.

You’ll use various methods of communication to assure key stakeholders are informed of your progress on projects. At times you will collaborate with customers, external vendors, and other teams to ensure your designs meet the needs of each project you are involved on.

You’ll stay up to date on the critical skills required for your job through on-site training, conferences, or other functions which enable you to maintain a high level of performance.

Qualifications

  • BSDegree in Mechanical, Manufacturing Engineering, or Plastics Engineering,including 3-5 years’ experience in the fields of mechanical design andengineering, and product design and engineering of injection molded andthermoformed products

  • Experiencein injection molding product design, tooling design, or processing is a plus

  • Proficiencyin Solidworks or similar 3D CAD software is required

  • Knowledgeor experience in thermoforming is a plus

  • Abilityto handle multiple competing projects simultaneously

  • Abilityto analyze complex problems, develop innovative solutions and deal withambiguity and frequent changes in priorities is required

  • Strongwritten and verbal skills is required

  • Somelifting of tooling, parts and various equipment (up to 50lb)

  • Abilityto travel domestically and internationally on occasion

Qualifications

  • BSDegree in Mechanical, Manufacturing Engineering, or Plastics Engineering,including 3-5 years’ experience in the fields of mechanical design andengineering, and product design and engineering of injection molded andthermoformed products

  • Experiencein injection molding product design, tooling design, or processing is a plus

  • Proficiencyin Solidworks or similar 3D CAD software is required

  • Knowledgeor experience in thermoforming is a plus

  • Abilityto handle multiple competing projects simultaneously

  • Abilityto analyze complex problems, develop innovative solutions and deal withambiguity and frequent changes in priorities is required

  • Strongwritten and verbal skills is required

  • Somelifting of tooling, parts and various equipment (up to 50lb)

  • Abilityto travel domestically and internationally on occasion

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: 00423018

Location: United States-Oregon-Beaverton

Job Category: Manufacturing & Engineering, Product Development, Air Mi