Apple Online Store - Engineering Project Manager

Cupertino, CA
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Posted: Jul 31, 2019

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number: 200085553

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

The right candidate will possess the talent to provide thought-leadership for project teams by acting as a subject matter authority for electronic commerce and combining strong business insight with excellent commercial and technical skills

They should operate as an effective interface between engineers and product owners, bringing prospective and understanding of the electronic commerce principles to help development teams maximize their effectiveness in serving Apple customers globally

They should understand and articulate the business and technical implications of decisions that are being made by their project teams, whilst handling senior partner relationships to ensure successful program delivery

A combination of gravitas and flexibility will be required to ensure that they can be effective and they will have experience in working on consumer product launches, product merchandising in the ecommerce world

To be successful, the excellent applicant will have top-notch technical project and program management skills, and will be adept at operating in a highly technical environment across multiple cost centers, geographies and systems

You will need to be familiar with accounting and budget management concepts such as 'capital vs. expense'

Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years experience in project and program management and resource management in complex environments
  • Excellent written and presentation skills - able to communicate effectively with engineers and senior managers
  • Excellent understanding of controlling and handling budgets, resource management and forecasting
  • Project and program management experience in a software development environment - specific deep experience and functional expertise in electronic commerce for consumer products
  • Experience of working with engineers in a challenging, high-pressured environment - able to have credibility with world-leading technologists that are authorities in their field, and need someone with a strong personality and the ability to establish relationships with deeply technical people
  • Willing to consider international travel when necessary to interact with regional teams in Austin, London, Singapore and India as required
  • This role is not suitable for non-technical professionals or those who have not worked in an electronic commerce environment


The worldwide (WW) Retail & Online Stores (R&OS) team is responsible for delivering the eCommerce systems and solutions that enable and support the Apple

Online Store (AOS) - one of world's largest online retail businesses, serving millions of customers around the globe

The team is part of Apple's Information & Systems (IS&T) division, and is based primarily in Sunnyvale, California with teams in Austin, London, Singapore and India - working as a single global team

This senior role is for a self-motivated senior project management professional who has several years experience with working in a complex, fast-moving electronic commerce or development environment and who has deep knowledge in electronic commerce, working on confidential projects and product launches

The primary responsibility will be for the delivery of complex cross- functional software engineering programs and products for the Apple Online Store platform and potentially leading a team of project managers, technical analysts, resources, budgets and the related reporting for a portfolio

Education & Experience

BS ME/EE/CE Degree or equivalent experience

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