NIKE, Inc. fosters a culture of invention. We create products, services and experiences for today's athlete while solving problems for the next generation.
Job Description Design Nike, Inc. designs the future. At Nike, designers chase their curiosities and build what's next, shaping the culture and advancing human potential. The Design teams include artists, inventors and specialists, all with different focuses, including color and material experts, and apparel, footwear and graphic designers. Nike designers look to the future, aggressively pursuing materials, ideas and forms that further elevate the athlete experience, raise the bar for modern style and reduce environmental impact.DescriptionThe Brand Designer executes the creative vision for category and cross-category Brand initiatives through Brand Design in a way that supports premium Nike Brand consumer experiences, the Nike Brand Ethos and Maxims. They elevate the consumer brand experience through superior brand appearance of product, communications, collateral materials, digital and retail. Focus: Focuses on the consumer facing Brand experience of product, communication, digital, retail and collateral materials. Designs and directs all aspects of the look and feel of Brand experiences at all end-in-mind consumer touch points in partnership with Brand Marketing, Categories, and Global Design. Acts as a creative shepherd of the Nike Brand.Accountabilites: Under the direction of a Design Director utilizes advanced design skills to create original design solutions and image art direction for 2D and 3D executions for consumer experiences: graphics, retail, digital.Communicates and presents design concepts to team/leader/director.Creates presentation materials that effectively communicate design concepts.Works with Brand Design leadership and Brand Marketing partners to ensure feasibility of designs, budget, functional needs (digital, retail, brand comms.) and overall program needs.Produces directives and electronic files for production purposes.Actively gains knowledge and experience regarding Nike's design ethos, the Nike matrix, products and processes. Gains knowledge of current trends in consumer experience and technology and other related design influencers.Responsible for small projects or programs with manageable risks and resource requirements. QualificationsBachelor's degree in Graphic, Architectural or Industrial Design, with 5+ years of progressive technically sophisticated design experience.Confirmed ability to apply and perform design skills, including concepting, drawing/sketching, typography, ideation, color theory, texture,special design in scale and visual presentation.Knowledge of and sensitivity to current trends in color, design, art, photography and experience design and their application to the athletic industry.Demonstrated high level expertise using computer design applications including Adobe Creative Suite.Strong oral and written communication skills in local market language, including meeting facilitation and presentations.Ability to clearly articulate goals and objectives.Ability to work cooperatively with staff, share ideas and develop effective responses.Confirmed ability to work in a rapidly changing, high- growth environmentAbility to lead multiple and contending work priorities, demands and changes.