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Software Engineering Project Manager, Accessories

Cupertino, CA 95014
  • Job Code
    200174604
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Summary

Summary

Posted: Jun 9, 2020

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200174604

Are you passionate about exceptional engineering? Will you help us design the next generation of Apple products?...Summary

Summary

Posted: Jun 9, 2020

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200174604

Are you passionate about exceptional engineering? Will you help us design the next generation of Apple products? Join us in developing creative solutions to deep engineering challenges. You will become an integral part of a team that champions engineering excellence, creativity and innovation. In this highly collaborative role, you will lead program management efforts between a variety of Apple engineering teams to build state of the art technologies for world-renowned Apple products.

The Apple Accessories Engineering team is seeking a software engineering program manager to help drive collaboration between cross-functional engineering teams for embedded firmware development and coordination of features with OS teams and HW engineering.

Key Qualifications

  • Minimum 4 years of Engineering Program Management experience in the consumer electronic industry
  • Understanding of development and manufacturing processes including test validation
  • Track record of shipping products and managing them through the entire product life cycle
  • Experience working with off shore manufacturers and travel to manufacturing sites
  • Strong software development background
  • Understands and deals well with rapid development cycles
  • Remain calm and flexible in times of ambiguity
  • Self-motivated and high-energy with demonstrated creative and critical thinking capabilities
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability to work with diverse teams and interact, influence, collaborate, and negotiate effectively at all levels of management
  • Knowledgeable of one or more technologies: wireless, DSP, battery, connectivity, UX/UI, embedded software, mobile software

Description

In this dynamic position, you will develop, manage, and drive the end-to-end execution of software and embedded firmware development plans throughout the product development lifecycle and delivery stages. We are looking for someone who is flexible and can respond quickly, energetically, and enthusiastically to changes.

Strong communication skills and experience across and between a diversity of teams and team members is critical. You will interact with a wide array of software engineering teams plus hardware engineering, EE, marketing, manufacturing, and other resources inside and outside Apple to create extraordinary accessories.

Ensure product software and firmware requirements are clearly defined
Break down complex software/hardware issues into simple tasks
Develop and oversee comprehensive project plans
Identify and handle program cross-functional dependencies between teams
Communicate development milestones, project schedules and status updates and drive alignment across the organization and between teams
Coordinate with teams to identify, prioritize and track risks to schedule and product quality
Drive software / firmware factory readiness in support of hardware builds
Coordinate multiple validation plans across teams
Understand engineering issues and drive them to closure by bringing together key partners for decision-making
Grasp complex technical topics and abstract key issues and risks into an actionable form for executive management
Synthesize large amounts of data into a clear story and communicate to partners and organizations at all levels
Maintain an orientation toward teamwork and collaboration
Provide regular program status updates and communicate escalations as needed to executive team

TECHNICAL KNOWLEDGE:
Experience managing embedded software development in a product development environment
Capable of breaking down complex software/hardware issues into simple tasks
Knowledgeable of one or more technologies: wireless, DSP, battery, connectivity, UX/UI, embedded software, mobile software

Education & Experience

B.S. in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related disciplines

Additional Requirements

Jobs Rated Reports for Software Engineer

Posted: 2020-06-09 Expires: 2020-07-09

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