Software Development Engineer, Proactive Intelligence
Seattle, Washington, United States
Software and Services
Have you booked a flight and it was magically added to your calendar? Made dinner plans in Messages and got a suggestion to turn on Do Not Disturb before the event? Siri is just beginning to add intelligence across our platforms and we need your help. You will join a team who builds intelligent features, making the system faster and smarter, while respecting user privacy. Your ideas will impact hundreds of millions of people worldwide.
- Proven ability to write reliable, resilient, performant and well tested code
- Experience with web development technologies and scripting languages
- Excels at taking end-to-end ownership over a problem, from design to engineering execution
- Strong problem solving and debugging skills
- Outstanding communication and presentation skills
We are a growing, talented, and motivated team focused on developing natural language-driven features that accelerate the user experience and then scaling them to all the languages that Apple serves, while respecting user privacy. We work on challenging problems in areas related to information extraction from structured and unstructured text, with a particular focus on international and natural language understanding. We will consider candidates with exceptional track records in these areas, as well as candidates who are early in their careers and exhibit strong potential for growth. You will be a versatile and talented engineer who has experience developing extraordinary software. Your role includes a broad set of tasks and you will work on our full stack, ranging from internal tools development, to shipping code that runs on the devices you use every day. You'll commit code on your second day. To succeed in this role, you must be a strong programmer and a creative problem solver who thrives in a fast-paced environment, working across teams and organizations. You love building elegant user experiences, tackling impossible problems, and you have a passion for the customer experience. You enjoy learning new things and you possess strong skills in object-oriented software design and debugging. You are excited about developing new features, maintaining existing code, fixing bugs, and contributing to overall system design.
Education & Experience
* Strong computer science fundamentals required - no matter how you got them * B.S or M.S in Computer Science, or equivalent experience
- Desired (but not required) experience/skills:
- * Experience working with large, real-world datasets
- * Experience with macOS and iOS
- * Experience with Natural Language Processing