Apple Media Products Engineering- Program Manager, Analytics

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

Summary

Posted:
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200175917
The Apple Media Products Engineering team is one of the most exciting examples of Apple’s long-held passion for combining art and technology. These are the people who power the App Store, Apple TV, Apple Music, Apple Podcasts, and Apple Books. And they do it on a massive scale, meeting Apple’s high expectations with high performance to deliver a huge variety of entertainment in over 35 languages to more than 150 countries. Apple Media Products Program Managers partner with engineers who build secure, end-to-end solutions. Thanks to Apple’s unique integration of hardware, software, and services, engineers and Program Managers partner to get behind a single unified vision. That vision always includes a deep commitment to strengthening Apple’s privacy policy, one of Apple’s core values. Although services are a bigger part of Apple’s business than ever before, these teams remain small, nimble, and cross-functional, offering greater exposure to the array of opportunities here.

Key Qualifications

  • Program management in analytics, big data engineering, or software development, including big data infrastructure, and/or data architecture
  • Technical proficiency with either past programming, software engineering, big data, infrastructure, analytics, and/or data governance and integrity
  • Proficient with SQL. Familiarity with Python, Spark, Hive, and/or Jupyter Notebooks preferred
  • Familiarity with metrics instrumentation to collect data points for critical metrics preferred
  • Experience with establishing and maintaining data pipelines and building analytics products and tools required.
  • Understanding of both waterfall and Agile project management methodologies
  • Successful track record in cross team and cross organization collaboration
  • Strong facilitation skills to drive a complex, cross-functional, and comprehensive project plan
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication, including presentation skills to all levels of an organization ( is a must )
  • Are you a self-starting, self-motivated, focused, and self-sufficient with aptitude for learning?

Description

• Drive and ship large, multi-functional Business data analytics and data services projects including infrastructure and platform features to support analytics and reporting for Apple • Lead all aspects of multiple concurrent projects and features including scope, requirements, timelines, resource allocation tracking, stakeholder management, communications, and risk assessments • Define business, functional, and reporting requirements (often writing them yourself) • Take a role in improving how features are built and executed on the data analytics, data services and infrastructure team • Understand and work on projects with multi-functional schedules, across Analytics Engineering, other Apple groups (e.g. client teams, data science teams, business teams), and the backend reporting systems and business intelligence visualization and analysis tools • Collaborate with Engineering, Analytics, QA, Legal, Privacy, Finance, Anti-Fraud, Marketing, and other organizations both inside and outside of Apple to manage analytics tools and pipelines to support new Apple Media Product features and reporting

Education & Experience

Information Systems, Computer Science or Engineering majors preferred. MBA is a plus.

Additional Requirements