Siri International EPM

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

Summary

Posted: Nov 14, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200005210
Siri is a talented, witty, multi-lingual personal assistant. Come join the team responsible for helping Siri learn new languages and be able to interact with users across the globe. We are looking for a talented and driven engineering project manager to help us deliver, what just may be, the interface of the future.

Key Qualifications

  • CS degree or equivalent experience
  • Minimum 3 years managing software projects
  • Clear and compelling communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Proven ability to influence others to achieve common goals
  • Independent direction and prioritizing key deliverables
  • Familiarity and passion for internationalization and localization

Description

We are a passionate group dedicated to bringing Siri to the world. We are looking for a highly motivated, and technically adept, engineering project manager to help us deliver and shape Siri international experience and language. In this role, you will be responsible for scheduling engineering efforts, integrating language efforts, coordinating quality assurance, converging for public releases, and ultimately delivering Siri to non-English speakers. You are expected to be technically involved, helping drive bug resolution, and communicating status throughout development effectively. This role will interact with many different teams and individuals, including engineering managers, QA leads, translators, language engineers, external vendors, and regional language QA teams. The environment is fast paced, requiring the ability to work autonomously and to manage to aggressive delivery schedules. Suitable candidates should have excellent problem solving skills and a passion to improve existing process and tools. The right mix of technical, organizational, and communication skills are key to success. Attention to detail and a proven ability to manage priorities are essential. Are you a rare blend of leadership, teamwork, and technical strength? If so, we want to hear from you.

Education & Experience

B.S or M.S in Computer Science, or equivalent experience

Additional Requirements

  • * Preferred Experience/Skills:
  • * Tools development or scripting (Ruby, Perl, Python, Shell, etc.)
  • * Passion for Artificial Intelligence and Natural Language
  • * Fluency in non-English language
  • * QA experience