MDPM Intern

Suzhou, Jiangsu, China
Operations and Supply Chain


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200527213
The people here at Apple don’t just create products — they create the kind of wonder that’s revolutionized entire industries. It’s the diversity of those people and their ideas that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do, from amazing technology to industry-leading environmental efforts. Join Apple, and help us leave the world better than we found it!

Key Qualifications

  • Closely track development schedules indicating critical path and key decision breakthroughs;
  • Facilitate communication and cross functional alignment within the Manufacturing Design organization and with other Apple teams;
  • Drive suppliers, integrate their results and schedules into the overall project, using phase gate tool to handle build readiness;
  • Hold team members accountable for meeting schedule commitments;
  • Bridge multi-functional communication between project teams and external vendors;
  • Understand technical issues and drive them to closure by bringing together key partners for decision making;
  • Drive issue resolution and risk management in order to meet timeline;
  • Help mentor to coordinate weekly executive level presentations, crafting the message and prioritizing the open items;
  • Coordinate information needed and standardize format to improve communication efficiency;
  • Learn communication tool Compass and help to team to apply this tool in their daily work;


- Excellent communication, organizational and leadership skills; - Excellent in both written and verbal English; - Self-learning to understand manufacturing processes; - Experienced working with multi-disciplinary groups, driving schedule and tasks; - Participate team meetings/syncs and be able to understand and make notes; - Ability to lead without authority, cultivate trust, build credibility; - An understanding of manufacturing processes, operations management, and supply chain management; - Self-motivated and hardworking with demonstrated critical thinking capabilities; - Ability to present program status, recommendations, and priorities; - Ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks and requests per request; - Great teammate, experienced in collaborating with Operations, Mechanical Engineering/Design;

Education & Experience

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