Apparel Designer

Nike Inc.
Beaverton, OR, USA
Posted 6 days ago
Full time

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, Inc. it’s about each person bringing skills and passion to a challenging and constantly evolving game.

Soul, performance and style take flight at Jordan Brand. With its deep roots in basketball, the Jordan Brand began as an homage to one player: Michael Jordan. Since then, Jordan has become synonymous with peak performance and an endless pursuit of greatness. Employees in merchandising, product branding, sports marketing and sales bring creativity, innovation and audacious design to footwear and apparel, all with one mission in mind: help athletes fly on and off the court.

Apparel Designer–Nike, Inc., Beaverton, OR. Lead product design processes to ensure design deliverables and timelines are met. Work with collaborators, leading concept explorations, providing prototype sampling information, including fabrication, trim, color, graphic applications, style, detail, fit requirements, and construction detail. Monitor the development of prototype samples and interact with Nike’s development, pattern making, material, and sample room to exchange ideas and ensure timely completion of each project. Maintain and continually expand upon expert knowledge of current trends, color, and consumer-related products through market travel and research. Provide mentorship and leadership to other designers, team members and share knowledge, experience, skills, and best practices with others. Drive the category creative direction through apparel design and innovations that are trend-relevant to the Nike consumer. Conceptualize and create seasonal collections, working with manufacturers, to working directly with athletes and collaborators. Up to 15% domestic and international travel is required. Telecommuting is available from anywhere in the U.S., except from AK, AL, AR, DE, HI, IA, ID, IN, KS, KY, LA, MT, ND, NE, NH, NM, NV, OH, OK, RI, SD, VT, WV, and WY.

Applicant must have a Bachelor’s degree in Fashion, Graphic Design, or Product Design and 5 years of progressive post-baccalaureate experience in the job offered or a design-related occupation. Experience must include:

  • Product creation, such as, design and manufacturing;

  • Adobe photoshop;

  • Adobe illustrator;

  • Adobe Indesign;

  • Advanced sketching;

  • Fashion construction;

  • Color theory;

  • Graphic execution; and

  • Advanced material understanding.


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.

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