Nike Senior Product Analyst – Tax Technology Management 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 Technology designs, creates and implements the methods and tools needed to make the world’s largest sports brand run faster, smarter and more securely. Global Technology teams aggressively innovate the solutions needed to help employees navigate Nike's rapidly evolving landscape. From infrastructure to security and supply chain operations, Technology specialists drive growth through top-flight hardware, software and enterprise applications. Simply put, without Nike Technology, there are no Nike products.

Description

Nike Tech brings together technology and process expertise to create value for the consumer. We deliver one-stop, integrated process and technology capabilities that enable Nike, Inc.'s businesses and brands worldwide. Our focus is on providing Lean solutions that eliminate waste, maximize consumer value, and drive profitable business growth.

If you’re ready to innovate and join our Enterprise Finance Solutions Tax Management & Local Statutory Reporting team, come join us now! You’ll be part of a team that is revolutionizing the delivery of technology solutions that will cater to our Tax & Local Statutory dynamic needs.

The Tax Management & Local Statutory Reporting team needs a strong, self-motivated Sr. Product Analyst who will deliver the right functionality at the right time, to deliver maximum value to our consumers and global business partners.

You'll work on defining requirements to be used for developing and implementing enhancement and production support fixes. This work will be for our Tax management portfolio, including tax accounting managing direct tax, indirect tax (VAT, GST, Use Tax), property tax and transfer pricing. You will also work on small to medium size projects in related areas. You will collaborate with Scrum Masters, Product Owners/Product Managers, Product Analysts and Business Owners to deliver technical solutions. You'll be a key contributor in all aspects of development and support, and involvement in all phases of the software development lifecycle. You'll work in a team environment but will also need facilitation skills and the ability to lead project team meetings as needed. It is important in this role, and all of Nike, to be able to create new ideas, generate consensus, and work cooperatively.

In addition to those general role responsibilities, you'll need some specific experiences including:

• Partnering with business teams to anticipate needs; assesses requirements and identify new solutions

• Commitment to collaborate with developers and subject matter experts to establish the technical vision and analyze tradeoffs between usability and performance needs

• Passion for being the liaison between business units, technology teams and support teams

• Strong information seeking skills and a drive to deliver results

• Extensive experience and knowledge implementing finance systems using project lifecycle processes, including design, testing, implementation and support

• Ability to perform functional and performance tests on the system in order to verify the changes implemented by developers

• Demonstrate the capability to communicate and document system changes to key stakeholders while translating system functionality into business relevant language

• Experience, interest, and adaptability to working in a Lean, Scaled Agile delivery environment

Qualifications

To make it clear, we're not looking for just anyone. We're looking for someone special, someone who had these experiences and clearly demonstrated these skills:

• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, Finance, Business or other relevant area

• 5+ years of professional experience in a business systems analyst or similar role

• Knowledge and Experience of both Waterfall and Agile software development methodologies

• Exceptional written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills with management, technical peers, and business stakeholders

• Demonstrated ability to provide application solutions by interpreting customer needs, assessing business requirements and identifying timely solutions with clear and concise functional specification requirements for assigned work.

• Proven configuration experience within the SAP FI and CO modules - General Ledger Accounting (GL), Accounts Payable (AP), Accounts Receivable (AR) & Tax

• Experience in Configuration of SAP FI, CO, Tax & VAT based on business requirements

• Solid understanding of SAP integration with external systems

• Good working knowledge of SAP Tax process, other 3rd Party Tax Engines like OneSource IDT, Vertex, Taxware, etc.

• Strong analytical skills and attention to detail

• Tolerance for ambiguity

• Ability to write, plan and execute functional & performance test plans

• Ability to pass a 7 year background investigation

• Ability to work flexible hours as required

• Passion for the brand

Qualifications To make it clear, we're not looking for just anyone. We're looking for someone special, someone who had these experiences and clearly demonstrated these skills:

• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, Finance, Business or other relevant area

• 5+ years of professional experience in a business systems analyst or similar role

• Knowledge and Experience of both Waterfall and Agile software development methodologies

• Exceptional written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills with management, technical peers, and business stakeholders

• Demonstrated ability to provide application solutions by interpreting customer needs, assessing business requirements and identifying timely solutions with clear and concise functional specification requirements for assigned work.

• Proven configuration experience within the SAP FI and CO modules - General Ledger Accounting (GL), Accounts Payable (AP), Accounts Receivable (AR) & Tax

• Experience in Configuration of SAP FI, CO, Tax & VAT based on business requirements

• Solid understanding of SAP integration with external systems

• Good working knowledge of SAP Tax process, other 3rd Party Tax Engines like OneSource IDT, Vertex, Taxware, etc.

• Strong analytical skills and attention to detail

• Tolerance for ambiguity

• Ability to write, plan and execute functional & performance test plans

• Ability to pass a 7 year background investigation

• Ability to work flexible hours as required

• Passion for the brand

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: 00412153

Location: United States-Oregon-Beaverton

Job Category: Technology