Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new 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.We are looking for a Project Manager to join Apple's Retail Network & Infrastructure team, within the Information Systems and Technology group. Be involved in significant and dynamic projects, that support our retail business by providing on-time delivery of a robust network for retail stores. We work closely as a team with creative, smart people and groundbreaking technologies.
Project Management excellence is urged. Come, join us in crafting solutions the world doesn't know of yet!
3 + years of industry and project management experience
Experienced in setting up project timeline and work breakdown structures.Aptitude to quickly understand systems and technical concepts in order to explain to business partners.Ability to work independently with little or no supervision while maintaining a high level of efficiency.Identify and resolve conflicts, inter-dependencies and program issues quickly and efficiently
Proficient in basic office applications on Mac environment, as well as Excel and web enabled conference meetings
Project Management certification, a plus
Familiarity with networking concepts and applications a plus
Self-motivated and enthusiastic with proven creative and critical thinking capabilities Phenomenal leadership skills and ability to inspire team members
Understands and deals well with rapid development cycles; remains flexible and calm in the face of uncertainty
Teamwork: you are able to fit in well with a team, understand capabilities and priorities while fostering a collaborative environment
You will lead several simultaneous projects and work with multi-functional development teams to craft and maintain robust network and compute environments at Apple's global retail stores. Define the scope and establish timelines in collaboration with partners.Identify and prioritize project tasks and risks
Ensure that project goals and objectives/scope are achieved within the established project timeframe and budget.Identify resources needed and facilitate their inclusion in the project. Assign project responsibilities to assigned team members
Insure compliance with Apple standards and policies
Follow established IS&T and team procedures
Be sensitive to regional regulations and customs
Run the day-to-day aspects of the project, handling conflicting priorities and business interests.Ensure project deliverables are timely and complete. Insure program standards are met.Communicate status and the big picture to the project team and management
Facilitate regularly scheduled status meetings to capture updates and guide team members.Publish meeting minutes and status reports providing project visibility Maintain equipment and resource budgets. Track orders and actuals. Report on discrepancies.
A Bachelors degree in business or computer science or relevant experience.