Siri - Machine Learning Scientist

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

Summary

Posted: Jan 24, 2019
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200010528
"People with passion can change the world" The launch of Siri was a defining moment in the history of Artificial Intelligence. Hundreds of millions of people now use Siri to send a message, play their favourite song or even take a selfie. Now imagine what you could do at Apple. At Apple we're driving a new revolution in the way people and machines interact. We are looking for creative machine learning engineers eager to push the boundaries of AI with a single aim: to make a real difference to the lives of Siri users. We're open to speaking to both recent graduates and individuals who have a few years experience. We have access to excellent resources including huge compute grids, top-quality machine learning tools, and large quantities of data. We work together to push the boundaries of artificial intelligence with a single aim: to make a real difference to the lives of the hundreds of millions of Siri users.

Key Qualifications

  • You have sound understanding of machine learning fundamentals (essential)
  • You have phenomenal software engineering skills (essential)
  • You're experienced in the application of ML to conversational dialogue systems (desired)
  • You have working experience of large-scale machine learned systems (desired)
  • You have publications in top-tier machine-learning conferences (desired)
  • You have expertise in reinforcement learning (desired)

Description

Working as part of an extraordinary team, including world-renowned academics, top software engineers and expert machine learning practitioners, we are passionate about applying groundbreaking techniques to conversational dialogue. Siri processes more than a billion requests every week, so you will enjoy implementing machine learning at scale and you'll tackle all the complexities involved in taking research work through to production. You will love the state of the art resources at Apple. Huge compute grids, top-quality machine learning tools, and large quantities of data will help you improve user facing features. You'll implement machine learning at scale, with all the complexities involved in taking research work through to production. The job will involve data preparation, prototyping machine learning algorithms, implementing solutions in a production environment, tracking metrics and contributing to the reporting of scientific results. The overall goal is to make Siri more intelligent.

Education & Experience

MSc or PhD in Machine Learning or a related topic (or equivalent practical experience)

Additional Requirements