Siri - Sr Program Manager, Siri Program (PMO)

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Machine Learning and AI

Summary

Posted:
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200066201
EPMs are a versatile group that is responsible for Project, Program and Product management at Apple. As a member of the Siri EPM team, you will be responsible for shipping new Siri features to hundreds of millions of users around the world. We’re looking for people with a proven track record of shipping complex, customer-facing features under demanding timelines. The Siri Program Manager will be in charge of facilitating the planning, execution, reporting and executive-level communication for all product team initiatives in the Siri Organization. Interfacing with engineering and PM leadership, you are someone who organizes the organizers and knows how to influence without direct authority. Your impact will be massive: The performance of the person in this role will directly correlate to the performance of the entire product.

Key Qualifications

  • 10+ years of project management, program management or product management
  • 5+ years of leadership responsibility, managing a portfolio of projects, or direct management of a team
  • Proven track record in managing and deploying large, complex programs
  • Deep understanding of the software development lifecycle as it relates to machine-learned products and services
  • Innate drive to improve how things work, with a proven track record of driving dramatic improvements for team quality, performance, agility, or effectiveness
  • Self-motivated and proactive, with demonstrated creative and critical thinking capabilities
  • Outstanding communication and presentation skills, written and verbal, to all levels of an organization
  • Familiarity with waterfall and agile development methodologies

Description

- Facilitate the planning process for the Siri product teams. Manage the process, design the templates, coordinate the teams through the process and provide training. - Drive the organizational resource planning efforts for all Siri products. Define and improve how headcount is allocated, and utilized throughout our development cycle. - Organize the Siri project portfolio. Design the centralized project tracking pages, audit and improve our tracking/project documentation efforts and design the information architecture for project information sharing. - Lead weekly project status communication and executive reporting. Improve the team communication pipeline at all levels of the organization to improve visibility across the Siri Program. - Effectively manage the rollout of organization-wide processes. Provide the right level of documentation and support to the engineering, program, and product management teams. - Conduct recurring business reviews to improve visibility of program performance and facilitate decision making at all levels of the organization. - Drive improvement in our tools and automation to facilitate team processes. Administrate the use of tools throughout the Siri organization. - Effectively manage the rollout of organization-wide processes. Provide the right level of documentation and support to the engineering, program, and product management teams.

Education & Experience

BS/MS EE/CS/CE or equivalent

Additional Requirements

  • - Experience rolling out large scale tools
  • - Highly skilled at cross-functional management without authority