AI/ML - AI Strategy Lead

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


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200124871
As a member of the AI/ML Product Strategy team, you will be responsible for focusing the AI/ML organization’s efforts to deliver new and improved experiences to hundreds of millions of users around the world. We’re looking for people with a proven track record of understanding customers and translating that into a deliverable long-term product roadmap. You take responsibility and feel a personal stake in the Siri and AI product experiences. You thrive in a fast-paced environment and manage shifting priorities. You communicate clearly and can make sense of complex AI technologies. You foster strong relationships and build trust. You work for the success of the entire team.

Key Qualifications

  • Demonstrated experience engaging and influencing senior executives
  • Experience working with voice and natural language technologies (e.g. speech recognition, search, natural language processing, data analytics, etc.)
  • Strong technical background and platform architecture experience. 10+ years in a role leading cross-functional teams in product development (e.g. Program, Project, Product Management, or Business Analysis)
  • Self-motivated and proactive, with demonstrated creative and critical thinking capabilities
  • Outstanding communication and presentation skills, written and verbal, to all levels of an organization
  • Innate drive to improve how things work, with a proven track record of driving dramatic improvements for team quality, performance, agility, or effectiveness
  • Proven capability to ship high-quality features to customers
  • Ability to use data and metrics to back up assumptions, make recommendations and drive actions


• Lead the development of the strategy for future Siri and AI products as well as architecture • Incorporate product research into the Roadmap Planning, to drive the Product Opportunity work • Work with Siri leadership to create and execute a structured process for developing and maintaining a concrete rolling forward Roadmap for the mid and long term vision for Siri and AI/ML. Realign and refactor the Roadmap based on feedback from leadership discussions. Review Roadmap(s) with leadership on a monthly/quarterly cadence. • Ensure planning is aligned to the Siri and AI Roadmap(s) across the org on a regular cadence and ensure success through cross-team dependency commitments • Promote and accelerate collaboration between the AI Engineering and Architecture organization and their roadmaps

Education & Experience

BS/MS EE/CS/CE or equivalent

Additional Requirements

  • • 5+ years Senior Lead/Management-level experience on a large-scale software team that covered as many of the following as possible: quality of a high-volume live service, Apple OS client, server software, Speech/NL model, international products.
  • • Experience managing large server-based products
  • • Familiarity with agile development methodologies
  • • Bonus if you have prior programming experience (iOS/OSX, Java, Ruby, Scala, Python, PHP, Go, Swift, etc.)