Siri - Software Engineer, Sports

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

Summary

Posted: Sep 19, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 114315175
Would you like to play a part in the next revolution in human-computer interaction? Come join the Siri team at Apple. Contribute to a product that is redefining mobile computing. Build groundbreaking technology for artificial intelligence. Transform the way people keep up with their favorite sports and work with the people who crafted the intelligent assistant that helps millions of people get things done — just by asking.

Key Qualifications

  • You have 3+ years of software engineering experience
  • You have strong Computer Science fundamentals, including familiarity with data structures
  • You have proven object-oriented programming and design skills
  • You’re excellent at problem solving, critical thinking, and communication skills
  • You have experience writing multi-threaded code

Description

The Siri team is looking for someone with a combination of strong programming skills and a creative, user-focused mindset. We’re looking for the right person who can collaborate with other specialists in several technical areas to help build Siri's knowledge of all things Sports-related. You should be able to thrive in a fast-paced environment with rapidly changing priorities, have a thirst for new technology and believe that managing your Fantasy Football team is as important as managing your 401(k). Successful Siri engineers combine strong technical skills with a good product design sense and a passion to deliver a great customer experience. SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE: - Designing and implementing natural language interactions and work flow that provide intelligent user assistance for sporting related customer features - Integrating live service providers using web services - Working with our platform team to define infrastructure interfaces - Working with design and client-side teams to ensure an excellent user experience - Working with localization team to support the Siri experience in multiple languages

Education & Experience

BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent experience

Additional Requirements

  • Nice to Have:
  • - An encyclopedic knowledge of sports — and wish that Siri did as well