AI/ML - Sr Technical Technical Program Manager, Siri in the Home

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Machine Learning and AI


Role Number:200274200
Imagine what you could do here. Transform the way people find their favorite movies and TV shows, watch sports, listen to music, interact with their smart home and much more! On the Siri in the Home team, you will play a critical role in the future of Siri and Apple. We run the engine that drives the development of Siri Products: facilitating planning and execution processes, ensuring overall readiness for each OS release, making sure all product information is accessible to the right people, and continuing to improve these processes over time. 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 deliver new end-to-end experiences that delight customers. Are you someone who organizes the organizers? Do you excel at connecting the dots and sussing out risks? Are you adept at influencing without authority? If so, we want to talk to you!

Key Qualifications

  • 8+ years experience in project or program management, or similar role on a software or QE team
  • Excellent project management skills including project structuring and managing multiple work streams cross functionally
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills with the ability to filter and distill relevant information for the right audience
  • Proven ability to work effectively with multiple stakeholders across a highly-matrixed, cross-functional organization
  • Ability to propose and adapt process to accommodate different management styles and situations
  • Strong leadership skills, including coaching, collaborative problem-solving, and conflict resolution
  • Strong analytical thinking, analysis, and problem-solving skills
  • Solid knowledge of technical system architecture and systems design tradeoffs
  • Thorough understanding of development, test, build and release processes for complex software


You will serve as a program manager, tracking and coordinating all of Siri in the Home’s efforts within an OS release from feature definition through development and release. You will: * Communicate: Provide clear and timely communication, including program status for executives and distilled program guidance for development teams * Plan: Create and communicate program schedules, review feature development plans for feasibility, and drive alignment across the organization and between teams * Execute: Ensure org-wide adherence to schedule constraints, tracking completion of relevant milestones, reporting progress, and driving planning/replanning activities * Problem solve: Coordinate with teams to identify issues, prioritize tasks and track risks to schedule and product quality, including cross-functional dependencies * Educate: Document, host training sessions, and be a resource for development best practices

Education & Experience

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

Additional Requirements

  • Position can be based in either Seattle, WA, or Cupertino, CA