Platform Product Management Engineer
Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Imagine what you could do here! At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. Dynamic, smart people and inspiring, innovative technologies are the norm here. The people who work here have reinvented entire industries with all Apple Hardware products. The same passion for innovation that goes into our products also applies to our practices strengthening our dedication to leave the world better than we found it. Join us to help deliver the next groundbreaking Apple product.
- Experience in SoC development cycle and project management
- Experience in Emulation and/or FPGA realms is plus
- Strong multi-tasker, enabled to influence without authority
- Leadership skills with “lead by example”, collaborative and proactive approach
- Creative and critical problem-solving abilities with minimum data and turnaround
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills, has the ability to filter and distill relevant information for the right audience.
We are looking for a strong candidate to join the Platform Product Management team in Apple’s Silicon Engineering Group. This highly visible role is at the center of time-critical SoC validation efforts collaborating with all areas, with direct impact on getting the Apple silicon delivered in the final products. This Product Management Engineer will be responsible for the deliverables and resource management of our fast-growing FPGA and Emulation platforms. Deliverables include the entire product cycle for each platform: collect feature requirements from customers, finalize the release schedule, track execution, drive post-release debug & post-mortem, and finally, close tape-out sign-off with all customers. Resource management will entail preparing platform forecast for annual budget, ensuring platform resources are optimally utilized, and tracking forecast-vs-actual utilization and return on investment. In this dynamic multiple supplier/client-interfacing role, you will orchestrate the following activities on day-to-day basis: -Define for each SoC program the platform deliverables, their requirements and release schedules working with customers, development teams spanning multiple areas and geographic locations -Work directly with the internal team to ensure execution and release to customers -Drive post-release debug activities to closure -Close platform sign-off with customers -Drive post-mortem analysis and present to involved parties -Prepare FPGA and Emulation forecast for annual budget preparation -Analyze and track actual-vs-forecast and ROI for all platforms -Present platform deliverables and resources status in various executive briefings
Education & Experience
BS Engineering with 7+ years relevant experience. MS is plus.