iPhone Post-Ramp Qualification Operations Project Manager Intern

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Operations and Supply Chain


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200121398
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, great ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. We are strengthening our team and we are seeking a dynamic intern. We feature a collaborative environment with creative, smart people and groundbreaking technologies. Come join us and make a difference. We are actively seeking hardworking interns who can work full-time for 6-12 months starting Summer 2020. 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.

Key Qualifications

  • Must be able to work FT for a minimum 6 month internship starting this summer
  • Experience working with multi-functional engineering teams towards completion of qualifications
  • Experience shipping products a plus
  • Strong multidisciplinary, technical background
  • Impeccable organizational and multi-tasking skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Intellectual horsepower and innate curiosity


The Post-Ramp Qualification Operations Project Manager (PRQ-OPM) is responsible for coordinating the activities necessary for qualification of components that increase supply, reduce costs, reduce TWR (total warranty returns), and/or improve yield. The PRQ-OPM will lead cross-functional team and OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) teams to resolve engineering issues seen from mass production and field returns. This role includes identifying, evaluating, and driving the various activities while clearly communicating the risks, priorities and schedules to the management team. - Maintenance of PRQ database / tracker and expanding existing feature capabilities to integrate with Apple internal systems - Prepare Supplier Plan of Record (POR) list for ramp readiness [matrix of POR and PRQ component / module suppliers] - Cost analysis and risk assessment of qualifications affecting overall supply/yield vs. materials liability - PRQ process improvement project

Education & Experience

Currently pursing BS/MS in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or similar field. You are additionally required to return to school after the internship to continue education or an internship needs to be required for graduation from your school. You also qualify if accepted into a graduate program after graduation.

Additional Requirements