AI/ML - Systems Engineering Internship, ML Platform & Technologies

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
Machine Learning and AI


Weekly Hours: 35
Role Number:200199439
As part of Apple's Machine Learning and AI team, we transform every Apple product and because we fully integrate hardware and software, we can collaborate to deliver amazing experiences while protecting user data. We are offering an amazing internship opportunity to work directly with our R&D team in Cambridge. Collaborate with some of the best in the business and see how we create the world's most innovative products and experiences. Our internships are a minimum of three months, you must be enrolled as a student on a Bachelor, Masters or equivalent course and be available to start no later than 1st June 2021.

Key Qualifications

  • Unix/Linux knowledge
  • Experience with command line interface usage and tools
  • Good programming skills in Python/Ruby/Rust
  • Passionate about building systems and infrastructure
  • Creative, collaborative, & product focused


Our aim is to create an experience on the MLPT Operations team that allows you to learn without pressure, gain practical skills, build real world experience, develop a greater understanding of our industry and form valuable connections. You will join an extraordinary team, including specialist software engineers and leading machine learning practitioners who are all passionate about applying groundbreaking techniques to AI. MLPT is a platform comprised of multiple services and systems to enable ML engineers to manage the life cycle of Machine Learning models and supporting data. The team, focuses on the reliability and production lifecycle of these services, providing the best solution when it comes to infrastructure needs. As a member of the team you will be working on improving the reliability of the MLPT services which will impact each Apple team using the platform. You will research and develop innovative solutions that will affect the MLPT platform used by many teams at Apple, like Siri, Search, Camera and more. Along with your colleagues, you’ll look at the existing infrastructure and identify way to improve the platform in production. You are self-motivated, excellent problem solver, a go-getter. You are quick to build relationships and work well with change and ambiguity. You are a fast learner and eager to learn and be proficient with new technologies, such as micro-services, containers and distributed systems.

Education & Experience

Additional Requirements

  • 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 programmes. 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 programmes that match your charitable contributions, reimburse you for continuing your education and give you special employee pricing on Apple products.
  • Apple benefits programmes 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