Principal iOS Engineer (Open to remote work, except the following locations: SD, VT, and WV) (Portland, OR)

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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 a Principal Software Engineer, you will be part of a Mobile App Engineering team passionate about building iOS Apps that power Nike's business. In this role, you are a critical influencer providing thought-leadership on technical directions and a key contributor to new platforms that support key initiatives. You are also a mentor to other developers, both directly and via your daily actions. Strong communication, ability to influence, tackle sophisticated problems, and leadership ability while being a team player is a must!
You will help build and deliver modern iOS Apps and frameworks that enable our Sports Activity business.
You will directly partner with the Engineering Directors, Product Directors, and engineering teams to ensure we delivery top quality iOS Applications and frameworks that integrate with our Activity Platform Services to unlock value for Nike's customers.

Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related field or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Must demonstrate high proficiency in:
  • The Swift language
  • iOS Application architecture
  • Object-oriented programming
  • Memory Management and Multi-threading
  • Databases and other system data stores
  • Integration with RESTful and GraphQL APIs
  • Code versioning tools, especially Git
  • Objective-C language
  • The iOS runtime, both pre and post-ARC
  • Xcode IDE and OS X development tool-chain
  • Computer science data structures and algorithms
  • Deep understanding of modern software engineering practices
  • Excellent analytical skills, and written and verbal communication
  • Highly passionate about delivery, being comfortable with both providing technical direction as well as being a contributing member of the team
  • Ability to be strategic as well as going deep on complex technical problems
  • Develop high quality features on iOS and watchOS
  • Architect modular development patterns and research new technologies on iOS
  • Ensure the performance, quality, and responsiveness of applications
  • Collaborate with team to define, design, and ship new features
  • Continuously seek opportunities to improve application performance and code stability
  • Help maintain code quality and organization
  • Adopt and evangelize standard methodologies across the organization
  • Mentor other engineers on the team
  • Contribute to the Nike iOS shared architecture and modules
  • Develop and improve iOS coding guidelines
  • Assist with Sprint planning and organization
Should also have:
  • A good sense of UI design and consumer focus
  • Experience with automated testing and unit tests
  • Understanding of Apple's design principles and interface guidelines
  • Familiarity with continuous integration
  • Experience publishing production apps to the Apple App Store

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 starts at $163,000 per year. Information about benefits can be found here .

Nike requires all applicants for this position to be vaccinated for COVID-19 as a condition of hire, unless otherwise required by law. As an equal opportunity employer, Nike will make accommodations to individuals who cannot be vaccinated in accordance with applicable law.

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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Nike operates in the Other industry. The company is located in Beaverton, OR and New York, NY. Nike was founded in 2022. It has 98694 total employees. It offers perks and benefits such as Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Disability Insurance, Dental Benefits, Vision Benefits, Health Insurance Benefits and Life Insurance. To see all 242 open jobs at Nike, click here.
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