Senior Computer Vision & Machine Learning Engineer, Creativity Apps

San Diego, California, United States
Software and Services


Role Number:200549864
At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming phenomenal products, services, and customer experiences very quickly! The Creativity Apps team needs your help shaping the next generation of creative editing tools by working on pioneering technologies to surprise and delight creative pros and enthusiasts alike. You’ll be working with the world-class teams behind Final Cut Pro, Logic Pro, iMovie, and GarageBand to create next-generation tools for creators. As as Senior Computer Vision & Machine Learning Engineer, you will be working alongside our world-class creatives, designers, and engineers to help innovate in the creative space in ways that only Apple can. This is a highly visible, highly impactful opportunity!


Are you ready to be an early member of a new engineering team? Join us, and you’ll build state-of-the-art models and applications, partner with cross-functional teams and deliver end-to-end features to power the next-generation tools for creators. The ideal candidate should have deep experience in computer vision and machine learning, care about long term sustainable software development, and can drive features from concept all the way to delivery. This position requires a self-motivated individual with excellent interpersonal skills to effectively collaborate with all levels of the organization.

Minimum Qualifications

Key Qualifications

  • Extensive knowledge in theory and practice of computer vision, machine learning and deep learning techniques.
  • Experience delivering products in Computer Vision, Computational Photography, Generative AI, Machine Learning, or related areas.
  • Hands-on experience with building, training, evaluating, and deploying transformer based vision models, Generative Adversarial Network based models, and related methods.
  • Familiarity with modern camera ISP and digital image processing algorithms and models is a plus.
  • Experience optimizing models and algorithms that run efficiently on resource constrained platforms is a plus.
  • Strong patent and publication record at top conferences is a plus.
  • Experience delivering high quality software at scale.
  • Strong programming skills in Python and/or C++ and one of the deep learning toolkits such as PyTorch, JAX, or Tensorflow.
  • Experience with Core ML, Swift, and iOS/macOS machine learning development is a plus.
  • Ability to solve everyday problems in innovative ways.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and collaborate with partner teams.
  • Committed to encouraging an open and inclusive work environment.

Preferred Qualifications

Education & Experience

MS or PhD in Computer Science, Machine Learning or related field, and 3-5 years of significant industry experience delivering products using state-of-the-art computer vision and machine learning technologies.

Additional Requirements

Pay & Benefits

  • 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.