Siri - Lead Software Engineer - Siri Search Domains

Seattle, Washington, United States
Software and Services


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200022606
Siri Search helps hundreds of millions of people find the content they're looking for and a critical part of that mission is helping them stay up to date on the latest Apps, Music, Movies, TV shows or Sports teams. Whether they're asking Siri for the score of the Seahawks game, finding the latest song or podcast in Spotlight, or searching for that new app they heard about in Safari, users rely on us for quick and easy access to the media they love. The Siri team is looking for a hands on engineering leader who wants to bring their passion for search to Siri and can motivate and guide a team of engineers to deliver the best Apple experiences for Siri Search Domains. Our team combines strong technical skills, product vision, and a love of all things local to bring together the pieces needed to deliver a world class domains experience in Siri.

Key Qualifications

  • Demonstrated ability mentor, and lead technical teams
  • Expertise in full product lifecycle; technical designs, project planning, iterative implementation, and successful product launches
  • Excellent problem solving, critical thinking, meticulous attention to detail and dedication to quality
  • Large scale systems design experience
  • Search relevance experience
  • You have the ability to stay focused and prioritize a heavy workload while achieving exceptional quality
  • You have 5 years minimum of experience writing high-performance server software on Linux/Unix


Apple's Siri team is seeking a hands-on Lead Engineer to lead domain product and quality improvements in Siri Search. As a member of our fast-paced group, you will have the unique and rewarding opportunity to shape upcoming products from Apple. This role focuses on leading the development of systems, algorithms, and ranking systems that drive Siri domain use cases and results as well as leading end-to-end quality measurement and improvements for these use cases. You will have the opportunity to design and develop complex systems, and lead, mentor, and grow a team of software engineers. This role will have the following responsibilities: * Surprising and delighting Siri Search customers * Lead, mentor, and grow a team of software engineers * Architect and develop Siri Search product updates, features, and improvements * Drive end-to-end quality improvements for Siri Search Domains * Drive technical and cross-functional projects and provide leadership in an innovative and fast-paced environment

Education & Experience

B.S or M.S. Degree in Computer Science/Engineering, or equivalent work experience We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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