Engineering Program Manager - Power Technology, Auckland, NZ
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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. Would you like the stimulation and challenges of building a world-class and extraordinary system? Then this is the opportunity for you at Apple. We are seeking out an Engineering Program Manager to lead the technology definition, design, integration, and launch world-renowned Apple products. In addition, you will utilize your Program/Project management skills and have significant responsibilities for driving program schedules and resolving technical issues that enable on-time system delivery. This is an individual contributor role, helping lead the technology development process for Apple products. Role encompasses collaborating with Architecture & System design teams, driving full Product life cycle as well as managing vendors who deliver strategic solutions. We, the Power Technology team, features a collaborative environment with creative, smart people and state of the art technologies. Engineering excellence is expected and inspired. Come join us in crafting solutions the world doesn’t know of yet!
- Ideally 5+ years of experience in Technical Program or Project Management.
- Excellent communication, organisational and leadership skills.
- Ability to filter and distil relevant information for the right audience.
- Self-motivated and dedicated with demonstrated creative and critical thinking capabilities.
- Understand and deal well with rapid development cycles; remain flexible and calm in the face of uncertainty.
- Limited travel may be required
Leading power system product development from architecture to production by leading multi-functional teams, defining the program plan/schedule, handling program execution and builds by working with internal operations team and external vendors. Drive internal program process to guarantee high quality definition and design execution. Effectively and consistently communicate overall program status and issues to multi-functional team members and management team. Understanding and unblocking technical issues by pulling together the right multi-functional technical expert(s) to resolve the issue with data driven decision-making. Lead development budgets and engineering builds. Drive technical sessions with suppliers/design partners to track & follow-up issues/escalations. Focused issue reporting, bug tracking, and communication of program risks & status. Identify and resolve conflicts, inter-dependencies and program issues quickly and efficiently. Improve the system: look for patterns, offer standard methodologies and implement change.
Education & Experience
Bachelor's degree or equivalent industry experience in a related discipline (e.g. EE, ME, etc.) required.