RF Engineering Program Manager

Shanghai, Shanghai, China


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200215715
Apple’s Wireless EPM team is looking for a dynamic, self-driven and highly motivated Engineering Program Manager responsible for leading multi-functional wireless engineering programs. This is an unusual opportunity to experience and be a part of Apple’s new product introduction process for iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, Mac and more, from prototype to mass production. The EPM role is highly technical and leverages on a solid EE/RF background to understand technical details of multi-functional issues and risks. The role requires an unusual mix of technical knowledge and project management experience, to cover breadth of program variables and depth of specific technical issues.

Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years of strong technical experience in RF/Wireless Communications industry
  • Technical understanding or experience with one or more radio technologies including: Cellular, Technical project/product management experience required
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written, including capability to drive executive meetings
  • Experience leading and driving teams in multi-functional environment
  • Demonstrated experience in production/factory engineering of consumer electronics a huge plus
  • Dynamic and “can do” attitude with the dream to work with a great team and product
  • Willingness and ability to travel frequently


- You will lead multi-functional Wireless engineering teams for NPI process from prototype to mass production - You will act as the primary Wireless technical leader for a product and manufacturing site - You will work closely with development teams early in the product development lifecycle to define and implement RF Design at both board and system level - Responsible for driving the project build plans for development and material preparation. - Drive multi-functional teams for failure / root cause analysis and implement corrective action measures - Be the main contact concerning wireless tests and processes with our Contract Manufacturers - Responsible for communicating RF design & test status and corrective actions to technical staff and executive management in clear and concise manner. - Collaborate with and drive vendors, integrating their work and schedules into the project - Work closely with Operations to ensure smooth handover from NPI to mass production - Ability to deal with dynamic and rapidly changing environment requiring efficient and timely decision-making - Frequent travel is expected (20-35+%).

Education & Experience

Master’s degree or equivalent in Electrical Engineering or related field and 5 years of progressive, post-baccalaureate experience in job offered or related occupation.

Additional Requirements