Siri - Sr Program Manager, Understanding ML System Accuracy

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


Role Number:200116203
Play a part in the next revolution in human-computer interaction. Contribute to a product that is redefining mobile computing. Create groundbreaking technology for large scale systems, spoken language, big data, and artificial intelligence. Work with the creators of the intelligent assistant that helps millions of people get things done — just by asking. Join the Siri Program Management team at Apple. The Siri Understanding team is seeking an experienced and well-organized technical program manager to deliver on one of our Understanding ML modeling programs. Work with teams across the stack (Voice Trigger, Automatic Speech Recognition, Natural Language Processing, Text-to-speech, Machine Translation, and Dialog systems) to deliver the highest quality experiences to Apple’s customers around the globe. Create success metrics, define program scope/vision and partnering with engineering to drive execution from ideation to delivery. Work with both client and server engineering team to define modeling requirements for engineering support. Serve as the voice of the program to management and the voice of the customer with your engineering teams.

Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years experience program/product management experience working with ML systems
  • 4+ years focusing on Audio Processing, Speech Recognition, Natural Language Processing, Machine Translation or other Machine Learning technologies
  • 3+ years working with client/server orchestration between ML systems
  • Experience with testing and monitoring the health of large run-time systems
  • Self-motivated and pro-active, with multi-tasking and creative and critical thinking capabilities
  • Outstanding communication and presentation skills, written and verbal, to all levels of an organization
  • Multi-lingual is a plus


Define, measure and report quality metrics for your ML system Partner with research teams to design the roadmap for our client/server ML modeling program. Organize and execute weekly sprints in service of our wider roadmap. Coordinate end-to-end testing and evaluation of customer experience and component accuracy prior to release Be creative! Envision new processes and procedures for understanding ML engineering to improve Siri accuracy, and put those plans into action Work with cross-functional​ teams to define support plans for feature launches

Education & Experience

BS/MS/PhD EE/CS/CE or equivalent

Additional Requirements