Engineering Project Manager, Strategic EPM Team

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Posted: Jun 25, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 114015981
The Engineering Project Manager (EPM) role in the Strategic EPM team owns at the system level products (products included but not limited to: iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, Accessories) the following areas: (i) Post-ramp qualifications and new technology trials on current shipping product platforms (ii) FATP site qualifications for shipping products (iii) Drive as EPM for products in development

Key Qualifications

  • 2+ years of overall industry experience shipping consumer electronics products
  • Experience in working with China OEMs in high volume production products
  • Strong multidisciplinary, technical background
  • Impeccable organizational, multi-tasking, and management skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbally and written
  • Willingness and ability to travel internationally


This hands-on EPM role will focus on driving and aligning cross-functional engineering resources to help formulate, follow and execute company’s priority with respect to the above areas. This position will work with cross-functional team DRI and china OEM/CM team to resolve engineering issues seen from mass production and field returns. This role will identify, evaluate, and drive various activities while clearly communicating the risks, priorities and schedules to cross-functional and management team. In addition to the above areas, this role will also involve in partnering with NPI EPM group in next generation product developments in post-proto. phase. Given the speed and scope of programs at Apple, this EPM leadership role must respond quickly, without discouragement, to changes to the overall goals, schedule, and/or architecture. The EPM must be fearless person capable of working with highly skilled cross-functional engineering teams to identify risks, explore solutions, reach consensus and execute mitigations as quickly and efficiently as possible. As this requires an in-depth understanding of development and manufacturing process, this position is required to have an engineering degree and experience in multidisciplinary engineering environments.

Education & Experience

MS ME/EE degree or equivalent

Additional Requirements

  • Preferred: Experience with portable products including displays, batteries, WiFi/BT, cellular, input devices, enclosures, silicon, and/or mass storage