AI/ML - Sr Technical Program Manager, Siri Dictation

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Software and Services

Summary

Posted:
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200226770
At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Do you love taking on challenges that create a positive impact for millions of people? The Dictation team at Apple is building groundbreaking technology and new user experiences, and we need a senior technical program manager to help lead the charge! We’re looking for a senior technical program manager with a proven track record of building and maintaining complex software platforms, tools and processes that help deliver new end-to-end consumer experiences.

Key Qualifications

  • - 7+ years of experience in software project or program management for consumer products
  • - Experience with software powered by statistical learning (machine learning and/or deep-learning)
  • - Excellent project management skills including project structuring and managing multiple work streams cross functionally
  • - Have personally orchestrated the delivery of software products requiring large organizations (50+) to execute
  • - Thorough understanding of testing, build and release processes for complex software
  • - Strong analytical thinking, analysis, and problem-solving skills
  • - Proficiency in Agile, SDLC development processes
  • - Strong leadership skills, including coaching, team-building, conflict resolution and management
  • - Superior group facilitation, interviewing and influence skills
  • - Ability to communicate abstract ideas clearly and independently manage complex project objectives

Description

You will be responsible for ensuring the timely and high quality delivery of the Dictation team’s product roadmap. You will work closely with Product, Engineering and Design overseeing the various stages of the product development lifecycle. YOU WILL: Plan: Create and manage project schedules with clear dependencies, critical path and systematic methodology to communicate status. Manage risks and mitigations, and re-plan as events warrant. Drive alignment across the organization and between teams Problem solve: Proactively identify issues and solutions, and marshal resources necessary to attack and resolve. Coordinate with teams to identify issues, prioritize tasks and track risks to schedule and product quality, including cross-functional dependencies Communicate: Provide clear, timely and objective communication, including regular program status updates and critical issues as needed to executive team Coordinate: Coordinate discussions and break down complex issues into discussion topics to drive engineering and design alignment with support from project team, maintaining an orientation toward teamwork and collaboration Execute: Drive on time delivery and deployment, identifying development and feasibility needs, establishing achievements for checkpoints and status updates Continuously Improve: Reflect on how the team operates, propose and implement new ways to work in order to improve the rate at which the team devlivers value to customers.

Education & Experience

BS/MS/PhD CS/CE/EE or Equivalent

Additional Requirements