Apple Engineering Program Specialist (Wireless Design) in Santa Clara Valley, California

Engineering Program Specialist (Wireless Design)

Job Number: 86226234

Santa Clara Valley, California, United States

Posted: Jul. 17, 2017

Weekly Hours: 40.00

Job Summary

Apple is looking for a resourceful, energetic individual to assist the development team with BOM's, Program and Material Management. Someone who thrives in a fast pace environment and responds to changes quickly.

The Wireless Design group is a growing high energy, results oriented team. An EPS (Engineering Project Specialist) must be able to prioritize issues and track the details. An EPS must be a fearless organizer, ready to work with Engineering Project Managers, Hardware, Product Design, and Software teams to manage the risks associated with early manufacturing builds.

Key Qualifications

  • Experience with PRQs and Allocation

  • Must have good structured BOM experience (preferably in AGILE/Nimbus)

  • Strong Presentation and Database analysis including Visual Basic experience

  • Understand configuration management and BOM structuring

  • Excellent communication (written and verbal)

  • Proficient in MS Excel

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment

  • Experience implementing new tools and systems

  • Motivated by challenges with good problem solving skills; good conflict resolution skills

  • General understanding of custom fabrication, MLB and electrical components.

  • Working closely with project leads, the program manager partitions tasks into a work breakdown structure, identifies key milestones, test schedules, and regulatory requirements.

  • Combination of organizational and detail-oriented skills when working on multiple projects

  • Able to participate in strategic planning, identifying issues and actions and communicating program information at the appropriate levels 

  • Vendor relationsDescription

Request and manage Allocations from multiple departments

Manage PRQs for multiple departments

Create BOM's (Bill of Materials,) part numbers and archive related technical documentation in AGILE/NIMBUS

Manage and Maintain BOMs (including submitting ECO’s)

Work on multiple projects, simultaneously

Work with PD and Vendor for Drawings/Specifications

Vendor Management


BA/BS degree and 2+ years of industry experience

Additional Requirements