Sr. Web Analyst (Web Analytics, SEO), Apple Media Products
Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Software and Services
The people here at Apple don’t just build products — we craft the kind of wonder that’s revolutionized entire industries. It’s the diversity of those people and their ideas that supports the innovation that runs through everything we do, from amazing technology to industry-leading environmental efforts. Come join Apple and help us leave the world better than we found it. As a Web Analytics authority, you are deeply involved with the infinitely valuable data generated by a major website. You flourish with actively finding opportunities to improve every online customer’s visit experience. You have the analytics skill to tease groundbreaking insights out of the online signals and the communications skills to deliver your compelling message to a wide variety of audiences: senior management, product management, marketing, finance, and others. What better way to demonstrate the value of your skills and experience into a more valuable career opportunity than as the Senior Web Analyst for Apple Media Products!
- Strong understanding of machine learning algorithms and Information Retrieval Systems
- Proficiency in Java or another OO language
- Scalable data structures, algorithms, and OO software design and implementation skills
- Experience working with parallel processing technologies such as MapReduce and Hadoop
- Knowledge of Lucene/SOLR internals or other Information Retrieval systems
- Strong written and oral communication skills
- Know your way around a Unix command line environment
You will be responsible for feature engineering and model building for search ranking, query understanding, and improving recall and precision of search results. You will use big data technology to baseline and prioritize content discovery features. You will ensure successful deployment of features and ranking models in production, A/B testing etc. You will work in collaboration with other world-class engineers, researchers, and statisticians to ensure the features and models are functioning at or above expected performance levels. This team writes software for state of the art search and you will be part of bringing the latest in search and discovery ideas to production at a large scale. If you want to craft new ways for customers all over the world to discover content in a rapidly growing catalogue on a range of devices and platforms, this is the place to be.
Education & Experience
BS in Computer Science or related discipline or equivalent experience, MS or PhD preferred.