Vision Framework Engineer - SIML, ISE

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


Role Number:200403439
Do you think Computer Vision and Machine Learning can change the world? Do you think it can transform the way millions of people capture, discover and share the most special moments of their lives? We truly believe it can, and we are looking for an enthusiastic engineer who can lead the software development necessary to make these exciting technologies available and drive widespread adoption. The Vision Framework team within the System Intelligence and Machine Learning (SIML) group, as part of the ISE organization in Apple, is responsible for imaging, computer vision and machine learning for Apple's image and video products. This team provides the building blocks for a diverse array of technologies, including new exciting features such as Live Text and Photos Memories on macOS and iOS. The group combines research and development in a fast-paced environment. We are looking for an experienced software engineer. The position involves integrating advanced computer vision technology into products that improve the daily experience for millions of users.

Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years of industry experience is desired
  • Strong C, or C++ /Objective-C is a must
  • Strong coding skills in general software engineering, preferably across multiple platforms and languages and for a variety of different solutions, is highly desirable
  • Domain experience in computer vision or a related field (computer graphics, image processing, multimedia, etc.) is preferred
  • Proven ability to design and implement solutions using modern architectural concepts and processes is required
  • Knowledge of concurrency and its use in application and/or framework development is required
  • Passion for quality software configuration management processes such as unit tests, code reviews and working with continuous integration is required


In this role, you will help take breakthrough computer vision and machine learning algorithms out of the labs, and put them into products used by millions of people every day. This ranges from framework implementation, to benchmarking, prototyping, and integrating our technology into the next generation of products for both mobile and the desktop applications. The qualified candidate is required to have a consistent track record leading general software engineering teams. We’re looking for a flexible engineer who enjoys using their skills to exceed in a wide variety of tasks. Excellent problem solving skills are of paramount importance, as is a passion for writing quality code. The qualified candidate must have exemplary written and verbal communication skills, along with possessing the ability to work hands-on in cross functional teams. You’ll be joining a fast-paced team, so collaboration skills are a must. Resumes containing broad and diverse experiences that reflect an ability to perform in a variety of work environments using a myriad technologies will be strongly considered. • WWDC/Vision Framework:

Education & Experience

Bachelors or graduated degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Machine Learning, Electrical Engineering, or equivalent work experience. 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. Learn more about your EEO rights as an applicant (

Additional Requirements

  • • Experience with macOS and/or iOS development and familiarity with UNIX-based systems is a major plus
  • • Experience with shipping products is highly desired

Pay & Benefits