RF EPM - Wireless System

San Diego, California, United States


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200261229
We’re looking for a program manager to join a growing PM team in the area of HW/SW Design & Validation at Apple. You will be working with world-class engineers that design and produce precision RF test equipment for use in calibrating and testing the Cellular, WiFi/BT and NFC radios in millions of iPhones, iPads, Macs and Watches. The candidate will already have an impressive track record of success and innovation in strategic program management. 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. We are seeking an enthusiastic team member to join our growing team. Will you help us design and build the next generation of Apple products?

Key Qualifications

  • 8+ years of strong wireless experience, with 3+ years of experience in HW/SW Program Management in RF/Wireless/Antenna technologies
  • Prior experience in hands-on technical of network cellular features and wireless protocols (5G, LTE)
  • Familiar with manufacturing and/or HW testing processes
  • Experience in managing test equipment development projects (HW and SW)
  • Excellent communicator that summarizes and articulates complex topics in simple ways
  • Strategic thinking for driving to reality conceptual projects (pre-NPI production)
  • Track record of hands-on technical project or program management in delivering NPI lifecycle involving design, verification, manufacturing, and validation testing
  • Experience with supplier and CM management
  • Efficient in driving technical x-functional/multi-site meetings: organization, time management, crisp take-aways. Consistent in following through with open and/or actionable items
  • Pro-active in project risk mitigation; effective in technical conflict resolution; knows when and how to escalate
  • Experience in agile methodologies is a plus
  • PM experience in Antenna Design is a plus
  • Ability to travel internationally (10%-15%)


As an EPM, you will work with multi-functional teams throughout Apple and with external suppliers. You will set technical strategy, execute on schedule, and be responsible for handling and communicating status and issues to various audiences along the way. An ideal candidate in this role is a forward-thinking candidate that can influence the future of test and validation of RF. We value your ability to lead and develop new processes and ideas when it makes sense to re-evaluate, which at Apple is always. You will be working with technology suppliers, vendors, and cross-functional staff. Position will require some international travel.

Education & Experience

B. Sc. and/or M. Sc. Degree in Electrical and/or Mechanical Engineering or equivalent. Specialization in RF/Wireless technologies is desired

Additional Requirements