Siri - Platform Manager

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Software and Services

Summary

Posted: Oct 23, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 113422666
Siri lives at the intersection of high scale and leading edge technology. Each of Siri's billions of weekly requests must be understood, parsed, and executed in real time covering a scope of thousands of features in more than 30 locales on every Apple device category. Siri's platform is at the heart of all of this. The platform abstracts away the hard problems of large scale distributed systems and creates a developer experience that makes it possible for internal and external developers to enhance Siri's capabilities. The Siri Platform team is looking for an extraordinary leader to drive the next generation of Siri's internal and external platform. You'll lead a driven organization with extraordinary leverage and impact on the Siri product. You should be ready to learn, teach, and communicate effectively. You have experience with Java, C++, API design, concurrent programming, distributed systems and are an outstanding abstract thinker.

Key Qualifications

  • Strong technical expertise including distributed systems, server side Java, C++, and mobile development
  • Shown experience shipping a high quality third party developer platform
  • 5+ years experience shipping fault tolerant systems at massive scale
  • 3+ years experience leading managers
  • Strong communication to work well with multi-functional engineering teams

Description

Siri lives at the intersection of high scale and leading edge technology. Each of Siri's billions of weekly requests must be understood, parsed, and executed in real time covering a scope of thousands of features in more than 30 locales on every Apple device category. Siri's Platform is at the heart of all of this. The platform abstracts away the hard problems of large scale distributed systems and creates a developer experience that makes it possible for internal and external developers to enhance Siri's capabilities. You will be responsible for creating and leading multi functional teams. We need someone who is comfortable working in an energizing environment with rapidly changing priorities, and someone creative who is excited to help build better products. If you are excited about the challenges of making development more efficient while every part of the system is advancing, come help us solve these problems and be part of improving engineering productivity across the Siri organization!

Education & Experience

Master's degree in Computer Science, or equivalent experience Experience with AI / voice a plus Ph.D. Preferred

Additional Requirements