Apple Media Products Engineering- Program Manager, Analytics and Big Data

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


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200193152
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

  • Analytics and Big Data Technical program management experience
  • Experience with metrics instrumentation in apps and services
  • Experience with establishing and maintaining data pipelines
  • Experience with building analytics products and tools
  • Strong technical proficiency with either past programming, software engineer, big data, infrastructure, data governance and integrity, or analytics experience needed
  • Hands on experience with SQL, Hive, Spark a plus
  • Expert in both waterfall and agile project management methodologies
  • A clear track record of making a difference in the projects you drive
  • Familiarity with marketing concepts like client conversions and A/B testing
  • Naturally accountable and responsible
  • Self-starting, self-motivated, focused, and self-sufficient
  • Best-in-class communication and presentation skills (written and verbal) to all levels of an organization
  • Strong facilitation skills (requirements sessions, design meetings, progress and status meetings)


Technical Program Managers are responsible for shipping new features. We're looking for people with the ability to ship sophisticated, customer-facing and internal analytics products under demanding timelines. Bonus points for new product introductions. This is a hands-on position where the Technical Program Manager will be involved in requirements analysis, functional and technical design discussions, testing, proof-of-concept, and more. - Drive and ship large, multi-functional projects and feature areas - Lead all aspects of multiple concurrent features including scope, requirements, timelines, and resource allocation - Define business, functional, and reporting requirements (often writing them yourself) - Take a role in improving how features are built and executed on the Apple Media Store team - Own overall multi-functional schedules, including data pipeline development, other Apple groups (client teams, device teams, other business teams), and backend reporting systems - Collaborate with Design, Engineering, QA, Legal, Finance, Privacy, Anti-Fraud, Analytics, Marketing, and other organizations both inside and outside of Apple to develop new data pipelines and data products

Education & Experience

Information Systems, Computer Science or Engineering majors preferred

Additional Requirements