Apple's Strategic Data Solutions (SDS) team is seeking for a Senior Manager to lead the Program Management Office (PMO) for manufacturing data collection platform and will be responsible for execution & delivery of all programs / projects, platform roadmap and prioritization for platform initiatives. We are looking for people with previous record of leading teams and managing large enterprise programs. In this role the PMO Manager will be involved in building / developing new business opportunities, engagement with partners, managing expectation with senior leaders, provide guidance on portfolio management, engage in functional and technical design discussions, tracking project deadlines and project communications.The candidate need to have the ability to quickly grasp and distill highly complex matters into clean, understandable solutions. The person will be responsible for delivery of all infrastructure, engineering and platform projects for manufacturing data collection. It will require close partnership with SDS internal teams like Engineering, Infrastructure , DevOps, Partner Experience and other Apple internal teams like Manufacturing Systems & Infrastructure (MSI), Networking, Hardware Test Engineering and Service Engineering teams. The ideal candidate will have a strong eye for detail on par with Apple’s standards, coupled with a technical understanding of building scalable, performant, and secure systems and the ability to translate business process needs to functional and technical requirements. The candidate must possess excellent leadership skills, be a pro-active result oriented individual with strong written and verbal communication skills. Has a passion for people development and mentors staff to create a PMO culture of continuous improvement. Recruits top talent, develops the staff within the PMO team, creates a performance-based culture through trust and accountability. Outstanding project management skills, attention to detail, and a proven track record of influencing and collaborating across the organization are key qualities required to excel in this role.
• Manage programs / projects, setting priorities and measurable objectives, monitoring and reporting on the process, progress and results • Understand technical development team deliverables for accuracy, completeness and impacts to business • Exercise sound management practices and support a productive environment • Work with our business to understand requirements and define deliverables • Effectively communicate project status to management on a regular basis • Manage and lead PMO team members
• BS/BA in relevant field or equivalent