Software Engineering Manager, Health

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Software and Services


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200110139
"I believe, if you zoom out into the future, and you look back, and you ask the question, 'What was Apple’s greatest contribution to mankind?' it will be about health.” – Tim Cook, 2019 Health is a diverse, talented, and passionate team working on health features at the center of Apple’s strategy to improve how people manage their health, and are helping our users live healthier lives. Our team, Health Experiences, focuses on end user experiences that run on both phone and watch for specific health topics and conditions. We have previously built features like Cycle Tracking, ECG, Irregular Rhythm Notifications, and Heart Rate. We’re looking for an exceptional software engineering leader to guide the development of new health software features on phone and watch. This is an opportunity to help a small team of bright engineers to build rich experiences and participate in shaping our product roadmap. This team expects and encourage engineering excellence. Come join us in creating solution that will delight our customers.

Key Qualifications

  • Note: We don't require that you have experience with all of this to begin with, but it is directly relevant to the role
  • 3+ years experience leading software engineering teams
  • Track record demonstrating the ability to build a diverse and strong team – attracting, hiring, retaining, motivating the best talent
  • Successfully launched high quality consumer products and care deeply about product excellence
  • Passion for and prior experience designing and implementing outstanding user interfaces and customer experience
  • Technical experience with native iOS development and a strong grasp of computer science fundamentals
  • Development experience on watchOS or similar would be phenomenal, but not required
  • Drive forward through various constraints and ambiguity on difficult problems to make sound decisions
  • Highly organized, someone who thrives working in a fast-paced environment, and loves learning new technologies
  • Obsessively passionate and inquisitive, and seeks to solve everyday problems in innovative ways
  • Poses excellent communication skills and can influence cross functionally
  • An understanding and passion for wellness or medical concepts is a plus


As manager of the team you’ll have the opportunity to work with experts in their field to build new and expand on existing Health features on iPhone and Apple Watch. This position requires a self-motivated individual with strong technical, communication, and project management skills to handle responsibilities including: • Defining product features, functional specs, resource planning, and development schedules • Scoping and prioritizing features and bug fixes • Representing the team and its technology in technical and project meetings • Advise and encourage engineering best practices to deliver quality features • Define and grow a diverse and world class engineering team

Education & Experience

BS Computer Science or equivalent experience. Various experience levels encouraged to apply.

Additional Requirements