Mac PD Engineering Project Manager (EPM)

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200149916
The PD Engineering Program / Project Manager is responsible for the technical management and support of engineering development projects within Apple’s Mac Product Design division. This Project Manager will have a proven track record of enabling large cross-functional teams to deliver complex systems quickly and with high quality. The ideal candidate will understand the who, what and how of hardware and software system development, orchestrate all of it into a program plan and schedule, then successfully manage execution of the program plan.

Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years of industry experience
  • 5+ years of project management experience
  • Excellent communication skills verbally and written
  • Leadership skills and ability to inspire team members
  • Understands and deals well with rapid development cycles; remains flexible and calm in the face of uncertainty
  • Strong technical background
  • Self motivated and proactive with demonstrated creative and critical thinking capabilities
  • Ability to travel internationally to support builds


Major responsibilities: Support system definition and drive closure of architecture and technical opens in the early stages of a project. Identify and highlight technical risk areas and mitigation strategies in partnership with Apple technologists. Cross-functionally communicate at a very senior level key developments and updates on new projects/products. Grasp complex technical topics and abstract key issues and risks in an actionable form to upper management. Establish and manage program feature baseline, scheduling, critical path, and technology risks areas for execution. Lead cross-functional teams, including PD, Software, Operations, NPO in engineering and validation activities Planning and execution of product prototype builds

Education & Experience

BS ME/CE degree required, MS desired

Additional Requirements