Research Engineer - Sensing and AI

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Machine Learning and AI


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200142837
The Interactive Sensing + ML team is actively looking for a highly motivated candidate (Sensing and AI Engineer) to contribute and build Apple’s future interactive experiences. The successful candidate will demonstrate deep knowledge of sensing, signal processing, interaction techniques, and a desire to work with system programming for Apple devices. A background in human-computer interaction and applied machine learning is a plus. Our team builds technology that will drive effortless user experiences, and therefore we are seeking candidates who are creative and innovative. Tenacity and the passion to learn are skills we value on our team, and if you want to influence the future of Apple products, we want to talk to you. - Join us in hands-on development team that fosters creativity and generates novel solutions to deliver engineering perfection. - We partner with a variety of cross and multi-functional team members from a diverse array of groups across the company - 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 your team.

Key Qualifications

  • A successful engineer to join our team will have deep expertise in at least one of the following areas:
  • Excellent signal processing skills
  • Experience with hardware, sensors, and real-time data pipelines
  • Experience with applied machine learning and data modeling
  • Embedded system development and optimization


As part of the Machine Intelligence group at Apple, you will build experimental and user-facing interactive systems with state-of-the-art sensing technologies. You will supply to software development, implementation and integration of sensor systems, working collaboratively with world-class product development teams at Apple. From signal processing, data modeling, and multimodal sensor fusion, you will contribute to interactive experiences that will surprise and delight. Strong candidates demonstrate a knack for creative problem solving, have strong experience with signal processing, software standard methodologies, and demonstrate a strong intuition for exploring multiple hypotheses via the scientific process.

Education & Experience

M.S. or Ph.D. in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Robotics, or related fields. A background in Human-Computer Interaction is a plus. Apple is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We also take affirmative action to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. Apple will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants.

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