Maps- Software Project Manager- Field Tester

London, Greater London, United Kingdom
Software and Services

Summary

Posted:
Role Number: 200115503
Apple’s Maps Evaluation group is seeking a motivated, Field Test Engineer with project management, problem solving, and communication skills, to help the Maps team build and ship great map products. Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, great ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish.

Key Qualifications

  • Experienced project manager with a track record of shepherding projects through delivery
  • Effortlessly builds connections and alliances with partner teams
  • A passion for user-focused design and a seamless customer experience
  • Comfortable and adaptable in a fast-paced and informal environment
  • Aptitude to independently learn new technologies
  • History of bringing structure and defining process in testing new domains
  • Ability to deliver solid work on tight schedules
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Creative thinker with an unwillingness to accept the status quo
  • Strong problem solver

Description

The ideal candidate is a forward-thinking problem solver, quick study, self starter, and excellent communicator with a passion for shipping quality products. Ability to think on your feet and push for innovation to deliver results in a fast paced environment is a must. Our field testers work closely with the data science and development teams to ensure the Maps organization ships the highest quality application. The candidate should possess the ability to quickly grasp and distill highly complex matters into clean, understandable reports. The candidate must also be an effective diplomat with strong communication and organizational skills.

Education & Experience

Bachelor’s degree or higher preferred Relevant work experience preferred

Additional Requirements

  • Must have:
  • Ability to write detailed and precise instructions for non-technical people
  • Experience training groups of people
  • Willing to travel up to 40%
  • Nice to have:
  • Management experience a plus
  • Thorough knowledge of and proficiency in iOS and Mac OS X
  • Technical experience related to: scripting, development, or data science is a plus