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Sr. Firmware Engineering Project Manager

Apple Inc.

Cupertino, CA
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Changing the world is all in a day's work at Apple. If you love innovation, here's your chance to make a career of it. You'll work hard. But the job comes with more than a few perks

Are you passionate about exceptional engineering? Will you help us design the next generation of Apple products? Join us in developing creative solutions to deep engineering challenges. You will become an integral part of a team that champions engineering excellence, creativity and innovation. In this highly collaborative role, you will lead project management efforts between a variety of Apple engineering teams to build state of the art technologies for world-renowned Apple products

We are seeking a senior software engineering project manager to help drive software development on audio and accessory products. Drive cross collaboration between engineering teams for embedded firmware development and handle the coordination of features with OS teams. EPMs are responsible for handling and communicating project definition, development landmarks and schedules, and project status in the development of Apple's exceptional products

Key Qualifications:
•Minimum 7 years of experience as an engineering program manager required
•Minimum 5 years as a software developer with success in crafting, developing, and testing embedded software in a commercialized product, or 2 years with a M.S. degree
•Understanding of the product development cycle at scale
•Agile/Scrum Master experience preferred
•Attributes such as being adaptable, intuitive, creative, and curious are encouraged
•Excellent written and oral communication skills
•Excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability to work with many teams and interact, influence, collaborate, and negotiate effectively at all levels of management
•Knowledgeable of one or more technologies: wireless, DSP, battery, connectivity, UX/UI, embedded software, mobile software

In this dynamic role, you will develop, manage, and drive the end-to-end execution of embedded firmware development throughout the product development lifecycle and delivery stages. Partner with an extraordinary variety of technologists to create exceptional acoustics products and accessories

• You ensure product requirements are clearly define
• Understand engineering issues and drive them to closure by bringing together key partners for decision-making
• Maintain an orientation toward teamwork
• Develop and oversee comprehensive project plans
• Identify and handle cross-functional and program dependencies
• Assess and track risks across the program and across teams
• Provide regular status updates and drive alignment across the organization and between teams
• Break down complex software/hardware issues into simple tasks

• B.S. in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or related disciplines
• M.S. is highly desired

Additional Requirements:
Language Skills:

• English - US

Apple is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We also take affirmative action to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities