Siri - Software Engineer, Information
Seattle, Washington, United States
The Siri team at Apple responsible for the customer facing features is looking for strong engineers who have a real passion for building groundbreaking technology. Our goal is to build unsurpassed artificial intelligence solutions for millions of people. Together we write the software that crafts the Siri experience, define what Siri says and displays, and figure out what Siri can do. As a successful Siri engineer, you will combine strong technical skills with a good product design sense, and are driven to deliver a phenomenal customer experience. Be ready to make something great when you come here. Dynamic, inspiring people and innovative, industry-defining technologies are the norm at Apple. The people who work here have reinvented and defined entire industries with our products and services. The same passion for innovation also applies to our business practices - strengthening our commitment to leave the world better than we found it. Would you like to play a part in the next revolution in human-computer interaction?
- You have 5+ years of software engineering experience
- You have strong Computer Science fundamentals, including familiarity with data structures
- You possess in-depth development experience with server-side Java (or similar languages) and web services including 3rd party APIs
- You have proven object-oriented programming and design skills
- You’re excellent at problem solving, critical thinking, and communication skills
Have you ever wondered “What is the stock price for Apple?”, “How many kilograms is 5 pounds?” or simply, “What’s the weather like today?” Come work for a team that works daily to increase Siri’s ability to answer such requests from millions of people, and maybe settle a few dining room quandaries between families along the way. If you are someone with a combination of strong programming skills and a creative, user-focused mindset, we want to speak to you. We're looking for an excellent teammate who can collaborate with engineers in several technical areas who have built the entire range of Siri's user facing capabilities. You should be able to thrive in a fast-paced environment with rapidly changing priorities. Specific Responsibilities Include: • Crafting and implementing user feature interactions and work flow that provide intelligent user assistance for Siri, 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 a great user experience. • Working with localization team to support the Siri experience in multiple languages. Success at Apple: • You will join a hands-on development team that fosters creativity and generates novel solutions to deliver engineering excellence. • We partner with a variety of cross and multi-functional team members from a diverse array of groups across the company. • Are you deeply accountable for your work? Your passion for product ownership and track record of product development will prove critical to your success on our team. • You will prioritize tasks with rapid development cycles, remain flexible and calm in the face of uncertainty, and drive to deliver excellent results for time-critical issues. • You are upbeat, adaptable, and results oriented with a positive attitude.
Education & Experience
BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent, with 5 years of industry experience