Product Design Engineering Project Specialist

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Role Number:200191659
The iPhone Engineering group is a growing, high energy, results oriented team. An Enclosure EPS (Engineering Project Specialist) must be able to prioritize issues and track the details, be a fearless organizer, ready to work with the Product Design and Engineering Project Management teams to manage the risks associated with early manufacturing builds.

Key Qualifications

  • Must have good BOM structuring experience, preferably for hardware products
  • Understand configuration management and BOM structuring
  • Experience with PLM tools (Agile experience is preferred but not required)
  • Proficient in MS Excel
  • Combination of organizational and detail-oriented skills when working on multiple projects
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to react to resets and changes in a time-sensitive environment
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal)
  • Ability to influence, effectively communicate and drive deadlines with vendors (either CM or part vendors)
  • Experience working with overseas vendors
  • Off-hour support required via email and phone
  • Overseas travel required


- Create, manage and process Engineering Change Orders, Manufacturer Change Orders and Deviations - Create/Structure BOMs (Bill of Materials), part numbers and archive related technical documentation - Create Purchase Requisitions, maintain invoice tracking and Goods Receipts - Create/Manage/Maintain Material Orders for development builds - Manage/maintain logistics of parts for builds - Manage supply chain for long lead items - Maintain schedules for the delivery of vendor components - Manage/Maintain logistics of units/parts for local development builds - Work on multiple spreadsheets simultaneously - Help facilitate Customs Clearance (as needed)

Education & Experience

- BA/BS degree or 3+ years of industry experience

Additional Requirements