Director, Technical Product Management – Tech Ops Resilience (Remote Option*)

Nike Inc.
Beaverton, OR, USA
Posted 2 days ago
Full time

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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.

NIKE is a technology company. From our flagship website and five-star mobile apps to developing products, managing big data and providing leading edge engineering and systems support, our teams at NIKE Global Technology exist to revolutionize the future at the confluence of tech and sport. We invest and develop advances in technology and employ the most creative people in the world, and then give them the support to constantly innovate, iterate and serve consumers more directly and personally.  Our teams are innovative, diverse, multidisciplinary and collaborative, taking technology into the future and bringing the world with it.

As Nike accelerates and operationalizes its One Technology Roadmap, Nike has recognized the need for a team and structure responsible for building high-quality enterprise products and platforms at scale. As such, we need to expand the TPM team that supports our Tech Ops Resilience and Observability team to meet the growing needs of our customers who support Nike's core business. If you're interested in becoming a leader who will support the operationalization and acceleration of our technology-led strategy, we'd love to hear from you!


As the Director, Technical Product Management (TPM) for Tech Ops you will own the strategy and roadmaps for products supporting our Technical Resilience organization. You lead a team responsible for the product areas of High Availability, Observability and Endpoint Management. This role is driven by defining strategic priorities and laying out product visions. You'll transform those visions into actions and build measurable product plans.

You will have specialized knowledge and lead the areas of:

  • Enterprise Observability tools & implementations
  • Global Enterprise Endpoint Management across multiple technologies
  • Multi-region active / active High Availability

As a TPM Leader, you will focus on driving excellence in product & platform strategy and execution. You collaborate with various teams within Global Technology (e.g., Digital Technology Program Office, Engineering leaders) and key Functional Teams across the business (e.g., Global Operations Team, Marketplace). You have a deep understanding of how to craft creative quality technical products and enable business capabilities and objectives through technology.

Lead and manage end - to - end enterprise roadmap
  • Build an end to end product/platform vision and multi-year roadmap in partnership with Engineering and the business
  • Work with partners to define business needs, outcomes and value and ensure roadmaps align those needs
  • Ensure roadmaps account for & integrate dependencies across functional areas within Domains
  • Ensure Tech Team roadmaps account for and integrate dependencies across functional areas within Domains
  • Collaborate with TPMs across Domains and the Central TPM Leader to address dependencies across Global Tech; provide inputs into overall Global Tech roadmap development
Define product and platform strategy
  • Partner with customers to understand business needs/goals and provide strategic advice on how to respond
  • Apply a "customer-centric" approach for roadmap design to ensure creation of products/platforms that meet current and future enterprise needs
  • Develop product/platform strategies ensuring they deliver outsized value to Global Tech quickly and are built to be scalable and agile
  • Bring best-in-class market and industry insights to platform and product strategy
Deliver value to the business via products & platforms while elevating product management maturity
  • Use a value framework to make product / platform decisions
  • Drive the execution steps of product management aligning with the value framework
  • Drive adherence to all standard TPM ways of working (e.g., process, artifacts, templates, collaboration models)
  • Track value delivered, product adoption, performance, and execution against the roadmap and adjust as needed
  • Ensure TPM maturity throughout all levels of the Tech Team, including support for the field (e.g. role development, career pathing)

You will report to the Senior Director of TPM for Tech Ops & CIS to ensure alignment with Center-led TPM goals and strategies. You will lead a team of TPMs in this functional area. You work closely with Engineering teams, collaborate with cross-functional partners (e.g., other TPMs, Business leads, Domain leads, Architecture, Program Management), and facilitate decision-making across priorities with Portfolio Management.


You are skilled in product management and analytics, apply structured data analysis to tackle problems, and demonstrate interpersonal expertise. You are adept at conducting user research, usability testing, A/B testing, rapid prototyping, and analytics. You are a skilled communicator with experience forming alliances and bringing together multiple collaborators to act towards completion of shared goals.

  • Bachelor’s Degree or a combination of relevant education, experience, and training
  • 8+ years of product management related experience
  • Experience supporting technical products for Resilience, Observability, Endpoint Management at an enterprise scale
  • Strong Analytics and Data Visualization Skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong meeting / work session facilitation and project planning / organizational skills
  • Validated ability to adapt to new technologies and tools, changing needs, processes, and ambiguity
  • Solid understanding of Design Thinking Concepts and Design Leadership
  • Solid understanding of Value Driven frameworks
  • Strategic quantitative and qualitative analysis in a cross-functional environment for the tech industry supporting / improving business operations for program, process, or product management
  • Managing day to day project communications and contributing to executive management reports and business presentations
  • Product Management, strategic management consulting, financial analysis, sales/business development, technology, and P&L management
  • Long and short-term product planning reports, including strategic market analysis, product placement, and financial/business reporting

*Remote Work Option – Open to remote work except cannot work in South Dakota, Vermont, and West Virginia. These candidates will be required to relocate.

For employees based in Colorado, this position has an annual base salary range of $163,000 - $269,500.

For employees based in NYC and Westchester County, NY, this position has an annual base salary range of $193,500 to $321,000.

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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