Apple Media Products (AMP) - Operations Solutions Technical Lead

London, Greater London, United Kingdom
Software and Services

Summary

Posted:
Weekly Hours: 35
Role Number:200192566
The people here at Apple don’t just create products — they create the kind of wonder that’s revolutionized entire industries. It’s the diversity of those people and their ideas that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do, from amazing technology to industry-leading environmental efforts. Join Apple, and help us leave the world better than we found it. We're growing and urge you to apply. We believe the role would place you in a highly-energized environment with some of the most hardworking creative individuals in the industry where you would be inspired to share your years of experience along with providing extraordinary support for the team. AMP’s Ops Solutions team is seeking a highly motivated, energetic Solution Architect to drive technical solutions that will define our internal workflow strategy for years to come. This role requires you to have strong communication, persuasion, and negotiation skills while being comfortable with working through ambiguities. You will have the opportunity to work directly with our engineering teams to define and execute on the best standards, methodologies, and practices in solutions development. The AMP Ops Solutions team is re-defining the way Apple approaches internal workflows by identifying, architecting, and driving sustainable and modular solutions. We are dynamic, encouraging people whose passion lies in creating innovative, industry-defining technologies. Joining us means you are ready to make something extraordinary. Join Apple and help us leave the world better than we found it!

Key Qualifications

  • You have 5+ years of experience in infrastructure (IaaS or PaaS) solutions architecture or engineering
  • You also have 2+ years of project/product management experience
  • You have the ability to influence cross-functional and software development teams to define architecture and align business's strategic vision with its software technology
  • You have shown an ability to architect end to end solutions for complex internal processes
  • You are well versed in software architecture and multiple project methodologies
  • You take a quantitative approach (modeling, iterative prototyping, analysis, tools)when exploring new opportunities for solutions
  • You have excellent written and visual communications skills to produce concise and clear written solution design documents and solution presentations to partners of varying seniority levels
  • Your experience gives you a solid understanding of the challenges that face developers deploying large applications on cloud infrastructure
  • You have strong coding experience with passion for quality and good software design
  • You are experienced in leading engineering teams, mentoring and bridging the gap between business and technology

Description

Lead business-wide technical discussions, document partner’s needs, and propose solutions that improve operational efficiencies Define, design, and implement complex, distributed software systems throughout all phases of the software development life cycle Provide leadership, inspiration, and guidance to a growing team; foster a culture of transparency and collaboration Help define and execute the Content Operations org’s strategy for tooling and automation Provide clear project and program updates to various partners Run workshops to gather business requirements, architect an MVP, and define roadmaps Be eager to continue developing and learn Act as a quality gatekeeper, making sure our products are planned, designed and build to be the best in class.

Education & Experience

Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

Additional Requirements