Apple Engineering Program Manager - Test and Instrumentation in Santa Clara Valley, California

Engineering Program Manager - Test and Instrumentation

Job Number: 113038090

Santa Clara Valley, California, United States

Posted: 16-Sep-2017

Weekly Hours: 40.00

Job Summary

In this critical, highly visible role, you will manage projects involving the design, integration and launch of cutting-edge touch & sensor technologies for world-renowned Apple products including iPad, iPhone, and MacBook. You will play a key part in providing Apple customers with the best user-experience in the industry by driving the development and deployment of next-generation touch, optical and motion sensing technologies.

The Touch & Sensing Technology team features a collaborative environment with creative, smart people and cutting edge technologies. Engineering excellence is expected and encouraged. Come, join us in crafting solutions the world doesn’t know of yet!

Key Qualifications

  • Technical background (e.g. hardware development, instrumentation, test) with knowledge of touch and/or sensor technologies

  • Excellent communication, organizational and leadership skills

  • Ability to filter and distill relevant information for the right audience

  • Self motivated and proactive with demonstrated creative and critical thinking capabilities

  • Great leadership skills and ability to inspire team members

  • Understands and deals well with rapid development cycles; remains flexible and calm in the face of uncertainty

  • Teamwork: the candidate must be able to fit in well with a team, understand capabilities and priorities while fostering a collaborative environment

  • Limited international travel will be requiredDescription

Lead cross-functional teams including Electrical, Mechanical, Process and Software Engineering to deliver state-of-the-art instrumentation and test solutions

Define the plan/schedule and manage instrumentation and test execution

Deliver presentations and drive the decision-making process

Ensure tight inter-team coordination and communication

Manage instrumentation and test development budgets and builds

Effectively and consistently communicate overall status

Identify and resolve conflicts, inter-dependencies and issues quickly and efficiently

Improve the system: look for patterns, offer best practices and implement change


Bachelor's degree or equivalent industry experience in a related discipline (e.g. EE, ME, etc.) required.

Additional Requirements