Engineering Project Manager - Applied Machine Learning


Posted: Jan 30, 2020

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number: 200085227

Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, great ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. Apple's Applied Machine Learning team has built systems for a number of large-scale data science applications. We work on many high-impact projects that serve various Apple lines of business. We use the latest in open source technology and as committers on some of these projects, we are pushing the envelope. Working with multiple lines of business, we manage many streams of Apple-scale data. We bring it all together and extract the value. We do all this with an exceptional group of software engineers, data scientists, dev-ops engineers and managers. Apple is seeking an extraordinary senior engineering project manager with deep understanding and genuine passion for technology. You will have the right mix of technical and project management skills to successfully deliver complex cross-functional projects in Apple's fast-paced environment. You also need to exude strong collaboration skills, including the ability to mentor and be mentored.

Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years combined experience in engineering and project management
  • Excellent communication, organizational and leadership skills with ability to filter and distill relevant information for the right audience
  • Understands and deals well with rapid development cycles; remains flexible and calm in the face of ambiguity; drive clarity
  • Detailed knowledge and understanding of software development lifecycle with experience in Agile and Waterfall methodologies
  • Detailed project tracking and track record of meeting work you're doing
  • Experience working with operations team, vendors and contractors
  • Strong engineering / technical background
  • Knowledge of key architecture components
  • Able to effectively interact, influence and communicate at various levels of the organization


Join Apple's AML Team, as an AML Technical Project Manager. In this role you are expected to partner with the business operations team to deliver on programs that are focussed on prevention of fraud and abuse in digital payments. You would be working with various engineering teams to enhance the AML platform and develop new integrations and lead the team in delivering solutions at the highest standard that meets business and Apple goals, while maintaining industry and Apple Information Technology best standards. In addition, this role will be responsible for the following: - Lead cross-functional teams with only consultative direction from management. - Successfully develop and execute work plans by leading scope, schedule, deliverables, and resource allocation - Actively and expertly collaborate with business and engineering teams on innovative solutions, requirements, scope, and project deliverables - Proactively identify and communicate project issues and risks - Prioritize issues while negotiating and setting appropriate expectations with team members, stakeholders and senior management - Prioritize team activities and drive resolution of issues across all areas of the project - Lead the development of technical documentation and post-launch support

Education & Experience

BA/BS in Computer Science or related field with 3-5 years or equivalent experience. Project Management certification a plus

Additional Requirements

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