Siri - Search International EPM - Siri Search

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

Summary

Posted: Nov 7, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200008584
The Siri Search team is creating groundbreaking technology for knowledge graphing and algorithmic search using machine learning, natural language processing, and artificial intelligence to power search on Siri, Safari, Spotlight, News App, Messages App and Lookup clients across all markets. We are looking for a highly motivated, and technically adept, engineering product manager to help us deliver great user experience in all international markets that is on par with US. In this role, you will be responsible for working horizontally with partner teams to drive search quality improvement in International markets. You are expected to be technically involved, hands-on in identifying opportunity areas, help drive quality and features improvements, and communicate status throughout development effectively. This role will interact with numerous different teams and individuals, including engineering leaders from various Search relevance components and domain teams, QA leads, translators, language engineers, and regional language QA teams. The environment is fast paced, requiring the ability to work autonomously and to manage to aggressive delivery schedules. If you have a passion for search technologies for non-English​ languages and the above sounds exciting to you, please reach out to us.

Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience managing software engineering projects
  • 2+ years experience with machine learning projects
  • Clear and compelling communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills and a curiosity to discover opportunities for impact and better user experience
  • Keen interest in connecting ML technologies with real-world search challenges
  • Familiarity and passion for internationalization and localization
  • Capability to work across a large number of teams to enforce process and efficient outcomes in a data-driven environment
  • Self-motivated and proactive, with demonstrated creative and critical thinking capabilities required to forge a path to success
  • Ability to directly and indirectly lead large teams for success
  • Proficiency in one of more non-English​ languages is a strong plus

Description

Lead the roadmap for international search quality continuous improvement and keep the team focused on the ​critical path Drive and ship large, cross-functional projects and features from inception to delivery Communicate project status clearly to executive leadership Drive international and partner teams to enhance state of the art of various search relevance models Keep teams focused on the right priorities to meet aggressive deadlines; clearly communicate project progress to leads and executive team. Analyze and monitor closely user quality metrics in key international markets, propose improvement actions, design and deploy successful A/B experiments Proactively help unblock blockers for key international quality improvements

Education & Experience

BS or MS in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Physics or related engineering degrees, a focus on Machine Learning or Statistical Learning a plus.

Additional Requirements