Tester Engineering Program Manager (EPM), Korea

Seoul, Seoul-si, Korea (Republic of)


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200417334
The people here at Apple don’t just build products — they build 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. Imagine what you could do here! We are looking for a Tester Engineering Program Manager (EPM) for Korea. As Tester EPM in the New Technology organization, you will need to co-work with multi-functional teams including, but not limited to, Test, Electrical, Mechanical, Optical, Process, Supply Chain & Logistics, Firmware and Software Engineering to deliver state-of-the-art instrumentation and test solutions. You will be responsible to supervise the tester schedule, manage testers in-region activities from design and development through deployment, identify program issues and orchestrate solution/mitigation efforts quickly and efficiently in the field. Your goals are to ensure the tester activities are carried out solidly according to the given timeline. We believe this is an outstanding opportunity to work on the New Technology project in the exemplary company consistently bringing innovations in the industry. Join the team and help us leave the world better than we found it!

Key Qualifications

  • Strong communication, organizational and leadership skills.
  • 3~7 years of project management experience.
  • Fluent in English and Korean. Chinese is a plus
  • Able to filter and distill relevant information for the right audiences.
  • Self-motivated and proactive. Attention to detail. Proven creative and critical thinking capabilities.
  • Forward thinking. Ability to inspire team members.
  • Experienced with rapid design, development and production cycles.
  • Capable of remaining calm in the face of uncertainties.
  • Excellent teammate who can foster a collaborative environment.


- Lead cross-functional communication between Apple Internal project teams and external vendors. - Work with Engineering Management and Vendors as per testing plan, and track, communicate and escalate as appropriate. - Drive factory line readiness for tester bring-up - Drive overall tester readiness, day to day build report management, DOE execution, MILs and FACA. - Provide timely issue resolution and critical path management.

Education & Experience

Bachelor/Master in Technical background related to hardware and/or test development.

Additional Requirements

  • - Knowledge of optical, display technologies.
  • - Tester design experience.
  • - Operations experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • - Ability for intensive Travel (50 - 70%).
  • Apple is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We also take affirmative action to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. Apple will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants.