AI/ML - Intern (Natural Language Processing) - SaLT

Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Machine Learning and AI


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200286680
As part of Apple's Machine Learning and AI team, we transform every Apple product and because we fully integrate hardware and software, we can collaborate to deliver amazing experiences while protecting the privacy of users and their data. We are offering amazing internship opportunities to work directly with our R&D team in Barcelona, Spain.Collaborate with some of the best in the business and see how we create the world's most innovative products and experiences. Our internships are a minimum of three months and you must be available to start no later than 1st June 2022.

Key Qualifications

  • Masters/PhD student OR starting a Masters/PhD in 2022 studying computer science, applied mathematics or related subject
  • Expertise with Machine Learning or Natural Language Processing (NLP), ideally in one or more of these areas: Privacy-Preserving ML, Natural Language Understanding (NLU), Natural Language Generation (NLG), Structured Prediction, Unsupervised Learning & Representation Learning, Reasoning, or Question Answering
  • Proficiency in more than one programming language, such as C++, Swift, Java, Python, Scala, Javascript, etc.
  • Experience within ML libraries like TensorFlow, PyTorch, etc.
  • Inquisitive in pursuit of excellence, able to demonstrate strong sense of curiosity.
  • Action orientated, takes ownership and is proactive in delivering against commitments


Our aim is to create an amazing experience that allows you to learn without pressure, develop professional skills, get hands-on experience, gain a greater understanding of our industry and build valuable connections. Siri is the world’s most popular intelligent assistant. Available on iPhone, iPad, Mac, Apple Watch, HomePod, and AirPods, hundreds of millions of people can get things done - just by asking! The Siri Private Learning team at Apple is responsible for developing technologies that enable machine learning to build a more personal experience with a strong privacy guarantee. To be successful you will love to build innovative software and have the potential to develop into a highly skilled software engineer. We look for engineers who have a drive for high quality software and the ability to innovate creative solutions. Communicating clearly and having the flexibility to learn new technologies, while continuously developing skills will be key to your success. You will be natural collaborator, comfortable with giving and receiving feedback and able to thrive in a dynamic environment. We will partner you with a dedicated mentor who is an authority in your specialist area. You and your mentor will collaborate to design and implement an innovative solution for an ML or NLP problem that is meaningful. At the end of your internship, you will have the chance to meet and present your work to the AI/ML leadership. Where appropriate, there may be the opportunity to submit your work for publication at a suitable conference.

Education & Experience

Pursuing a Masters or PhD in Computer Science, or related technical field.

Additional Requirements

  • Apple is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We take affirmative action to ensure equal opportunity for all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics. Apple is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with physical and mental disabilities. Apple is a drug-free workplace.