Computer Vision / Machine Learning DNN Team Leader - Imaging & Sensing Technology Group

Herzliya, Israel
Machine Learning and AI


Role Number:200191693
The Imaging and Sensing group at Apple develops depth sensing systems such as the revolutionary TrueDepth camera that powers FaceID and the LiDAR Scanner in the new iPad Pro which enables various AR experiences. This multi-disciplinary group of engineers is responsible for research, architecture, design, and development of future Apple products and technologies. We are looking for an extraordinary, creative and forward-thinking hands-on CVML team leader that is interested with current trends in state of the art methods for object detection & tracking, image segmentation, pose/geometry reconstruction, and action recognition to help us craft the future and lead a super-talented team of algorithm engineers. A senior engineering manager who has both led an engineering team that has developed and delivered software products or services, and who has proven experience developing ML techniques to tackle computer vision or image processing problems. You will lead an extraordinary team, with both ML research and product implementation experience. Your proven understanding and experience developing CV and ML techniques is required to understand the team’s research and engineering work in depth, to play a key role in launching new product initiatives, and to guide and develop individual team members' expertise and career growth. There is a strong algorithmic development component to this position: ensuring use of development methodologies consistent with our org’s practices. You will also play an instrumental role in establishing and encouraging collaborative relationships, both within our Video Engineering organization, and with other teams working in the CVML space at Apple. You will ensure that the team stays abreast of the many image-related ML hardware and software technologies under development and research at Apple, as well as keeping up to date with the latest relevant developments in industry and the CVML research community. For the qualified individual, this is a tremendous opportunity to demonstrate the power of Apple’s resources, and take our existing and future video applications to a new level of innovation and productivity. If it sounds exciting, then let's talk!

Key Qualifications

  • Minimum 3 years as a team leader in the field of CV/ML
  • Minimum 5-year experience in R&D of computer vision algorithms
  • At least 7 years of experience in programming, with emphasis on machine learning and computer vision libraries using Python and/or C++
  • Profound knowledge in machine learning and deep learning techniques combined with practical experience with TensorFlow or similar
  • Formal exposure and practical experience with 3D computer vision and geometry
  • Highly motivated, curious, creative innovative & competitive


- Design prototype computer vision algorithms and deep learning architectures for different use cases and technologies - Join forces and work with top researchers and engineers from various Apple sites - Deliver high quality solutions into existing and future Apple products - Lead a team into success helping shaping the vision and how we do things - This role involves significant hands-on work

Education & Experience

M.Sc./Ph.D. in Computer Science / Electrical Engineering / Physics / Mathematics, in the domain of Computer Vision, Machine Learning or similar

Additional Requirements