Nike Quality Engineer I – 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 Quality Excellence Engineer I, you will provide daily support on the manufacturing plant floor with any Quality-related issues of Nike Air Products. You will work with cross functional teams to support validation and qualification of production equipment by ensuring Quality lab and inline tests are completed and analyzed. You will apply knowledge of Quality systems and data analysis, including DOE’s, to drive business decisions and process improvements. You will support the metrology requirements, Quality documentation, and any new product development projects for your platform. In addition, you will lead investigations of defects and other reported problems within your platform to determine the root cause and material impacted, then work with cross functional teams to implement corrective action as needed.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or a related field or 6 years of related work experience in lieu of a degree

  • Demonstrated application of problem solving, quality planning and quality systems is a plus

  • Ability to visually evaluate materials from a distance range of 12 inches to 6 feet and lift up to 35 pounds

  • Time on the manufacturing floor can vary, up to 100%, depending on the needs of the business.

  • Previous experience with InfinityQS Statistical Process Control (SPC) software, Microsoft Project, or related project management software is preferred

  • Experience with JMP or similar statistical analysis software preferred

  • Knowledge of LEAN Manufacturing techniques/principles and implementation is strongly preferred

  • Experience with an ISO9000 organization, manufacturing plastics and/or polyurethane is preferred

  • Experience with thermoforming, injection molding, and RF technologies are a plus

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or a related field or 6 years of related work experience in lieu of a degree

  • Demonstrated application of problem solving, quality planning and quality systems is a plus

  • Ability to visually evaluate materials from a distance range of 12 inches to 6 feet and lift up to 35 pounds

  • Time on the manufacturing floor can vary, up to 100%, depending on the needs of the business.

  • Previous experience with InfinityQS Statistical Process Control (SPC) software, Microsoft Project, or related project management software is preferred

  • Experience with JMP or similar statistical analysis software preferred

  • Knowledge of LEAN Manufacturing techniques/principles and implementation is strongly preferred

  • Experience with an ISO9000 organization, manufacturing plastics and/or polyurethane is preferred

  • Experience with thermoforming, injection molding, and RF technologies are 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: 00423903

Location: United States-Oregon-Beaverton

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