Machine Learning Engineer - Segmentation and Depth Estimation (TDG)

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


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200195436
As part of Apple’s Technology Development Group (TDG), the Machine Learning Engineer will work in a small and dynamic team to solve visual 3D scene understanding problems for AR applications. As a member of a fast-paced team, you have the unique and rewarding opportunity to work on upcoming releases of Apple products that delights and inspires millions of people every day! We invite you to contribute to our current Augmented Reality platform and craft the future of Apple! To be successful in this role, you should have shown experience in several of the following areas:

Key Qualifications

  • Solid foundation in computer vision; key areas of interest include image segmentation, depth estimation, object detection, multiple view geometry, and 3D computer vision
  • Deep understanding of machine learning technology and experience on turning machine learning technologies into practical, state-of-the-art systems
  • Experience in 3D computer graphics, lighting, shading, as well as (neural) inverse rendering is a plus
  • Strong coding skills in Python and C/C++
  • Self motivated
  • Creativity and curiosity for solving highly complex problems
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills


The Algorithms organization in Apple’s Technology Development Group (TDG) is looking for a skilled machine learning research engineer, with a strong background in deep learning and computer vision. In this role, you will perform research and development work to design algorithms for ambitious real-world problems in the domain of 3D scene understanding to enable Augmented Reality experiences. - Your key responsibilities in this role are: - Research, design and implementation of machine/deep learning algorithms - Benchmarking and fine-tuning of machine/deep learning algorithms - Optimizing these algorithms for real-time and low power constraints on embedded systems - Support algorithm integration into Apple products - Collaboration with teams across Apple with multidisciplinary skills

Education & Experience

MS in CS or related field with focus on machine/deep learning, computer vision, computer graphics, robotics or similar and 2+ years of relevant industry experience; or PhD

Additional Requirements