Siri - Software Engineer, Knowledge Domains

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Machine Learning and AI

Summary

Posted:
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200111228
Play a part in the next revolution in human-computer interaction. Contribute to a product that is redefining mobile and desktop computing. Create groundbreaking technology for large scale systems, spoken language, big data, and artificial intelligence. And work with the people who created the intelligent assistant that helps millions of people get things done — just by asking. Join the Siri team at Apple.

Key Qualifications

  • Strong Computer Science fundamentals including familiarity with basic algorithms
  • In-depth development experience with server-side Java and web services
  • Proficiency in one of the following languages: Python, Go and Scala
  • Experience working with large data-sets and corresponding tooling (e.g. Hadoop, Cassandra, ElasticSearch or others)
  • Strong product-sense and focus on the end user-experience
  • Strong object-oriented programming and design skills
  • Excellent problem solving, critical thinking, and communication skills
  • Experience writing multi-threaded code
  • Ability to stay focused and prioritize a heavy workload while achieving exceptional quality
  • You are upbeat, adaptable, and results oriented with a positive attitude
  • You bring passion and dedication to your job and are committed to our vision and supporting the developer community

Description

Have you ever wondered “How many calories in a bagel”, “How tall is Statue of Liberty?” or simply, “Where can I go eat sushi?” Come work for a team that thrives daily to increase the intelligence and general knowledge of Siri’s world so that it can serve millions of people, and maybe settle a few dining room quandaries between families along the way. We are looking for people passionate about the power of data and have the skills to transform data to intelligent sources that will take Siri to next level. Someone with a combination of strong programming skills and a true team player who can collaborate with engineers in several technical areas. You will thrive in a fast-paced environment with rapidly changing priorities. Specific responsibilities include: Designing and implementing user experiences through natural language interactions, visual interactions, and work flow that provide intelligent user assistance Integrating with data and services from multiple providers to deliver those user experiences Working with our platform team to define infrastructure interfaces Working with design and client-side teams to ensure a great user experience Working with localization team to support the Siri experience in multiple languages

Education & Experience

BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent, with 5+ years of industry experience

Additional Requirements

  • Experience with AI technologies including NLP or machine learning
  • Ideally knowledge of one or more foreign languages
  • Experience in developing highly scalable systems