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Program Manager, Maps - Places

Job Title: Program Manager, Maps - Places
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: Not Specified
Reference: 200220154
Job Published: February 25, 2021 11:54

Job Description

Job Description

The Places Program team builds great customer experiences. We're in the "surprise and delight" business. And, we get to work with remarkably hardworking people across Apple. As a Program Manager on our team, you will be responsible for a broad portfolio of work. Specifically, you will: - Deliver the right set of features for our customers, on time and with high quality. - Drive all aspects of the software development process: determine requirements, scope work, develop a plan, generate a schedule, craft a team, execute, and ship. - Work cross-functionally across Maps and Apple to harness the collective skills and intelligence of our team. - Make critical decisions and trade-offs to ensure your projects are successful. - Resolve conflicts, troubleshoot, and unblock issues. - Communicate with every level of our organization, from individual contributors to executives. - Demonstrate high integrity and strong values, every single day. This is 1 year contract position.,

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Candidate Description

Apple Maps is the most popular mapping application on iOS. We offer an incredible, connected experience across the Apple ecosystem - iOS, macOS, watchOS, tvOS, CarPlay - and are delivering the future of maps to hundreds of millions of customers. The Places Program team builds features that help users find and learn about the contents of our map. Looking for a coffee shop nearby? Need to find a gas station along your route? Wondering if a hotel is pet friendly? We are focused on building the most engaging and rewarding user experience possible centered around discovery and exploration of places on the map. We are seeking an extraordinarily talented Program Manger to help us achieve that goal.,

  • 8+ years of Program Management experience with consumer-facing products.

  • Hands-on experience building and delivering client software.

  • Hands-on experience building and delivering Web and Internet services.

  • Clear track record of project delivery: high quality, and on time.

  • Experience working in a dynamic, execution-driven environment.

  • Extraordinary leadership, communication, and organizational skills.

  • Technical background a plus.

  • Mapping or GIS background a plus.

  • International product development experience a plus.