AI/ML- Search Applications Engineer, Information Intelligence

Seattle, Washington, United States
Machine Learning and AI


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200199931
Apple is re-thinking search, making it easier and faster to find the answers you’re looking for while respecting you and your privacy with an ad-free, user first experience. The Siri universal search engine is redefining how hundreds of millions of people search every day, powering search features across a variety of Apple products, including Siri, Spotlight, Safari, Messages, and Lookup. The Siri Search team is bringing together experts from a diverse array of fields such as machine learning, distributed systems, natural language processing, user interface, and software engineering to contribute to our vision of search. As part of this group you will be joining a cross disciplinary team focused on delivering new features and experiences to our users. We collaborate with multiple teams, both within Siri, and Apple at large, combining strong technical skills and product vision to bring together the pieces needed to deliver a world class search experience.

Key Qualifications

  • 3 years minimum of experience building mobile applications integrating with custom backend infrastructure
  • Ability to effectively design and deliver end-to-end solutions in a large, complex environment
  • Fluency in one of following languages: ObjC/C++, Swift, Go, Python, Java, Ruby
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to collaborate effectively with a diverse set of teams
  • Bonus but not required (One or more of the following)-
  • System programming experience with daemons, mobile frameworks, multithreading, and IPC (XPC)
  • iOS app development experience with UiKit or Swift UI
  • Experience with app instrumentation and and using data and analytics to identify product opportunities


Siri Search is a powerful platform which can surface relevant content from a variety of sources, but a general platform is ultimately only as impactful as the specific applications it supports. Our groups goal is to build powerful frameworks to make Siri Search support sophisticated applications built on top of it, as well as directly building those applications. You will be able to work on all aspects of this work, from architecting high performance backend infrastructure to fine tuning the finest details in our UI. This role will have the following responsibilities: - Architect & develop end to end solutions which enable new ways of surfacing and presenting data from our system, as well as specific applications and use cases built on top of those solutions - Collaborate with teams across Siri Search to help build the features that make their services as impactful as possible - Work closely with operations and project management teams Apple products are used by people all over the world. As a member of our fast-paced group you’ll have the unique and rewarding opportunity to shape upcoming products from Apple. Building great products for a diverse user base requires a diverse team. If you're from a group under represented in technology we want to bring your perspective and voice to our products, and encourage you to apply for this role

Education & Experience

MS or Ph.D in Computer Science, Machine Learning or related field

Additional Requirements