iOS Software Engineer, Proactive Intelligence

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


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200077849
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 build intelligent features, making the system faster and smarter, while respecting user privacy. Your ideas will impact hundreds of millions of people worldwide.

Key Qualifications

  • Extraordinary development experience at the application level with Objective-C, Swift, or C++
  • Understanding of performance trade-offs and experience in low-latency programming
  • Excels at taking end-to-end ownership over a problem, from design to engineering execution
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills


We are a growing, hardworking, 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 you if you have an exceptional track records in these areas, as well as if you are early in your career and exhibit strong potential for growth. You'll ship code that runs on the devices you use every single day and powers products that improve the lives of millions of users. You'll commit code on your second day. To succeed in this role, you are 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 creating life-changing applications. 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

Additional Requirements

  • Desired (but not required) experience/skills:
  • *Knowledge of Apple’s development APIs
  • * Frameworks programming experience
  • * Strong API design knowledge
  • * Experience with Natural Language Processing is a plus
  • * Experience with macOS and iOS is a plus
  • * Knowledge of web development technologies is a plus