Apple AR/VR Job | Software Release Engineering Program Manager (EPM) – Apple Vision Pro

Job(岗位): Software Release Engineering Program Manager (EPM) – Apple Vision Pro

Citys(岗位城市): Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States

Date(发布日期): 2023-7-12


Apple is where individual imaginations gather together, committing to the values that lead to great work. Every new product we build, service we create, or Apple Store experience we deliver is the result of us making each other’s ideas stronger. That happens because every one of us shares a belief that we can make something wonderful and share it with the world, changing lives for the better. It’s the diversity of our people and their thinking that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do. When we bring everybody in, we can do the best work of our lives. Here, you’ll do more than join something — you’ll add something.

Apple Vision Pro is a revolutionary spatial computer that seamlessly blends digital content with your physical space. It will allow us to do the things we love in ways never before possible — all while staying connected to the people around us.

As a member of The Vision Products Group (VPG), you will lead teams crafting future products that will delight, inspire, and empower millions of people. You need experience with system software fundamentals, release management, leadership capabilities, interpersonal skills, and a dream to work with an amazing team to help guide feature and software updates. As a self-motivated teammate who thrives in a dynamic, constantly changing environment, passionate about building phenomenal products and learning new technologies, this is the job for you.


Self-motivated, proactive, and enthusiastic with demonstrated creative and critical thinking capabilities

Collaboration: You fit in well with a team, understand capabilities, and discern priorities

A deeply curious mindset about new ideas

Ability to filter and distill relevant information for the right audience

3+ years of experience project managing complex, multi-functional projects

Solid understanding of software development practices

Devise and communicate plans in ambiguous settings with attention to detail

Experience developing and releasing a consumer product

Concise verbal and written communication skills and experience preparing and delivering strong presentations

You understand new technologies quickly, identify and address process issues, analyze data to predict release risks, and be able to clearly communicate requirements and status at all levels


We are looking for people with a passion and track record for shipping complex new technology. This is a hands-on Release EPM position working with the most creative people in the world. The Release EPM will lead teams in the entire product development lifecycle from concept to delivery. You should demonstrate high integrity, high energy, and feel comfortable in a dynamic environment. As an experienced change leader navigating uncharted technology advancements, you will need to build strong collaborative relationships and manage any associated conflicts calmly along the way. You will be responsible for successful outcomes and delivery with laser focus on execution and a keen eye for important details.

Work with our project management, engineering, and leadership teams to help define, schedule, track, and communicate status of releases

Communicating effectively at all levels, from informal drop-ins to formal announcements, often being the face of our team inside Apple

Lead efforts across multiple teams representing multiple layers of the software stack

Understanding and driving our integration and build processes, from bootstrapping to seeds to release

Tracking and prioritizing tasks across multiple product releases and efforts simultaneously

Providing daily prioritized information to our build and integration teams on upcoming releases

Develop and automate reports to help manage the entire bug lifecycle and identify areas for improvement

Resident expert of our in-house bug tracking system and will continually invent new ways to query, organize, and interpret data to ensure meeting of our defect management goals

Be the “go-to” person when there is a need to query data to understand defect status, program status, and other business systems

Track and communicate seed-blocking issues

Coordinate program-wide bug reviews with individual teams

Continuously look for opportunities and improve how programs are run and executed

Look ahead proactively and keep the path clear for your teams

We’re looking for someone who enjoys working as a central point of contact and can solve problems with nimble planning and a healthy dose of thinking on your feet. If you relish a challenge and are excited by working with a great team on amazing new technology, then we want to hear from you—please apply!

Additional Requirements(额外要求)

Prior experience in a hands-on technical role in software engineering and programming

Experience working in a cross-functional project role spanning multiple software stack layers such as, but not restricted to, firmware, OS, rendering, applications, machine learning, deep learning, or toolkits and SDK’s.