Senior Engineering Manager - Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)

    • Cupertino, CA


Posted: Sep 23, 2020

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number: 200161311

The IS&T Product Engineering Systems group is seeking a Senior Engineering Manager who has a proven track record in developing and managing high quality enterprise software solutions. Our group is responsible for implementing and managing leading edge applications including Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) and Enterprise Data Services (EDS) to manage Product Information for Apple's Hardware and Software product development and innovation. We work on many high-impact projects that serve Apple's various lines of business. We accomplish all this with an exceptional group of software engineers, architects, and technical project managers, working to make a difference for our customers. In this position, you'll lead our technology team and work closely with key business stakeholders to build an enterprise platform that enables Product innovation, NPI lifecycle management, Design Collaboration, and Product Release management. You will also work collaboratively with peers to define our future PLM technology roadmap and build strategic relationships with key IS&T and Business leaders to ensure success. We are looking for someone with extensive experience building and delivering large scale, on-premise, and cloud-based enterprise solutions. This individual should have sound technical knowledge, management & leadership skills. A great candidate will create a collaborative work environment that fosters autonomy, transparency, innovation, and learning.

Key Qualifications

  • 10+ years of Software Engineering experience, including 5+ years of experience managing engineering teams
  • Hands on experience with Java and Java Enterprise technology applications architecture, design, development, and support
  • Experience in building, developing, and managing highly effective engineering teams
  • Full lifecycle PLM enterprise application implementation experience is preferred
  • Experience with distributed systems, multi-tiered application development, service-oriented architecture, and microservice architecture
  • Experience with Java and related technologies: Spring Framework, Spring Boot, Hibernate, JUnit/TestNG
  • Domain knowledge in Change Management, BOM Management, CAD & ERP, Manufacturing, and other PLM areas
  • Experience leading system design, integration, and deployment in a complex, integrated environment
  • Excellent communication, leadership, and presentation skills


Join the IS&T Product Engineering Systems group, as a Senior Engineering Manager, where you will help build innovative enterprise software applications. Drive an exciting Next Generation PLM transformation at Apple and help implement a scalable, futuristic platform tosupport Apple's product growth for years to come. You will lead an elite engineering team to design and implement our new enterprise PLM solution. Our team enables our business partners to shape products that delight and inspire millions of Apple's customers every day. You will partner with stakeholders to understand business requirements, understand their challenges, work through issues, and provide solutions that can be adopted widely. Build innovative applications and custom solutions with a heightened focus on the security of data content.

Education & Experience

Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science or related field

Additional Requirements

  • - Knowledge of enterprise solutions such as ERP, MES, ALM, and MDM is desired
  • - Experience implementing cloud solutions for complex enterprise applications is a plus
  • - Knowledge of Big data related technologies like Kafka, Solr, Cassandra, etc. is preferred

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