AI/ML- Software Engineer, Information Intelligence

Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Machine Learning and AI


Role Number:200381116
The Siri Search team is creating ground-breaking technology for algorithmic search, machine learning, NLP, and artificial intelligence. The features we build are redefining how hundreds of millions of people use their computers and mobile devices to search and find what they are looking for. Siri’s universal search engine powers search features across a variety of Apple products, including Siri, Spotlight, Safari, Messages and Lookup. We work with one of the most exciting high performance computing environments, with petabytes of data, millions of queries per second, and have an opportunity to imagine and build products that delight our customers every single day. Now imagine what you could do at Apple.

Key Qualifications

  • Development of Search or Information Retrieval software
  • Experience developing and optimizing server side components
  • Working with large datasets
  • Deep understanding of two of following languages: C++, Python, Java or Go Practical experience with Hadoop / HDFS / Hive
  • Data transformation pipelines
  • Large scale search and machine learning systems a plus


As a Software Engineer you will do the following tasks, through collaboration with team members in Europe and around the world: - Architect & develop Internet-scale server software for Linux systems - Develop methods and software to process petabyte-scale datasets - Work alone or as part of small team to deliver complete systems - Work closely with operations and project management teams If this is you, we'd love to hear from you. Apple’s most important resource, our soul, is our people. Apple benefits help further the well-being of our employees and their families in meaningful ways. No matter where you work at Apple, you can take advantage of our health and wellness resources and time-away programs. We’re proud to provide stock grants to employees at all levels of the company, and we also give employees the option to buy Apple stock at a discount — both offer everyone at Apple the chance to share in the company’s success. You’ll discover many more benefits of working at Apple, such as programs that match your charitable contributions, reimburse you for continuing your education and give you special employee pricing on Apple products. Apple benefits programs vary by country and are subject to eligibility requirements. Apple is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We take affirmative action to ensure equal opportunity for all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics. Apple is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with physical and mental disabilities. Apple is a drug-free workplace.

Education & Experience

Master's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Retrieval, or equivalent work experience

Additional Requirements