Data Scientist - Applied Machine Learning (Search and Text)
Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Software and Services
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, great ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. The Applied Machine Learning Data Science team in Apple is a group of passionate data scientists from various disciplines with extensive track records in both academia and industry. We work on many high-impact projects that serve various Apple lines of business. We are at the forefront of using advanced machine learning techniques and mathematical models on big data to solve impactful business problems. We continuously innovate and are constantly pushing the envelope. The Applied Machine Learning Data Science team is a unique combination of machine learning techniques, algorithms, big data technologies, as well as real world business solutions that will impact billions of devices in the world. Join us and you will have the opportunity to do groundbreaking applied machine learning work that will shape the industry.
- A background in computer science, information science, or similar quantitative field. Ph.D. is strongly preferred.
- Minimum of 2 years of experience with deep learning and traditional ML modeling in NLP, information retrieval
- Minimum of 2 years of experience in algorithm design, modeling, or quantitative analysis.
- Minimum of 2 years of experience with big data systems (e.g., Spark and Hadoop) with TB to PB scale datasets.
- Minimum of 2 years of experience implementing data science and machine learning projects. Python is strongly preferred.
- Experience with deep learning framework such as TensorFlow, PyTorch, and Keras
- Experience with optimization, approximation algorithms, distributed algorithm design, and hands-on implementation of these techniques.
Be ready to make something great when you come here. Dynamic, inspiring people and innovative, industry-defining technologies are the norm at Apple. The people who work here have reinvented and defined entire industries with our products and services. The same passion for innovation also applies to our business practices - strengthening our commitment to leave the world better than we found it. You should join the Apple Applied Machine Learning if you want to help deliver the next amazing Apple product. The Data Scientist will deal with large-scale data set with intensive hand-on code development. In addition, this role will be responsible for the following: collect, process and cleanse raw data from a wide variety of sources. Transform and convert unstructured data set into structured data products. Identify, generate, and select modeling features from various data set. Train and build machine learning models to meet business goals. Innovate new machine learning techniques to address business needs. Analyze and evaluate performance results from model execution. Are you deeply accountable for your work? Your passion for product ownership and track record of product development will prove critical to your success on our team. We are in need of a creative thinker with deep expertise in machine learning, algorithms, and optimization. You will work with amazing colleagues, brainstorm new ideas, and develop models and algorithms to solve challenging problems that have a substantial impact.
Education & Experience
PhD degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Operations Research, Mathematics or related field.