Senior QA Program Manager

Apple   •  

Santa Clara, CA

Industry: Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 25 days ago

We are seeking an accomplishedProgram Manager to join the Apple Media Products QA Office team with a proven track record of building and maintaining complex and highly leveraged software quality frameworks, tools, andprocesses under demanding timelines. TheProgram Manager in this role coordinates and plans a variety of QA initiatives to scale quality assurance for a multi-platform, global, and rapidly expanding product. You should possess exceptional project management skills. Comfortable with ambiguity and be able to provide structure and leadership with limited direction. In addition to havingmastered the fundamentals, you need more to succeed in this role. You take responsibility; you feel a personal stake in the product you ship; you communicateresponsibilitiesand scope clearly; you value integrity; you handle conflict; you know how things work; you thrive in uncertainty and strive to bring order to it; you have deep wisdom and judgement; you keep your eye on the ball; you build strong relationships; you are aware of politics but do not get mired in them; you are constantly looking to improve yourself and your team.

Key Qualifications

  • At least 5-7 years of program, project or product management in software development.
  • A clear track record of making a difference in the projects you drive.
  • Strong technical proficiency. Bonus points for past programming experience.
  • Advanced quantitative and analytical skills.
  • Naturally accountable and responsible.
  • Self-starting, self-motivated, self-directed, and self-sufficient.
  • Extraordinary communication and presentation skills (written and verbal) to all levels of an organization.
  • Strong facilitation skills (requirements sessions, design meetings, progress and status meetings).
  • Strong Excel and Keynote skills.


Drive and ship large and small cross-functional projects. Drive important aspects of a project including scope, requirements, timelines, and resource allocation. Own overall programschedules. Collaborate with QA, Engineering, ePMs, and other organizations both inside and outside of Apple to develop solutions forpartnerships,promotions, and other new business initiatives. Background inbig data, analytics, and instrumentations a plus.

Education & Experience

Bachelors or Masters in Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent. Project Management certification a plus.

Role Number: 200023074