AI/ML - Language Engineer (Portuguese Brazilian), Siri Understanding
Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Machine Learning and AI
Siri is always learning to speak new languages and provide a locally customized experience. We achieve this by bringing together a diverse team of software engineers with an expert knowledge of languages and cultures. If you are fluent in Portuguese Brazilian, know the customs and have strong software engineering skills, this is an amazing opportunity to shape the Siri experience for millions of users.
- Native speaker fluency in Portuguese Brazilian
- Object orientated software design and programming
- Proficiency in more than one programming language, such as Java, C++, Objective C, etc.
- Knowledge of Text Processing and NLP techniques
- Familiarity with machine learning methods for classification, regression, or ranking problems
As a Language Engineer you will need to be creative, take ownership of a projects and have a knack for solving problems that stump most engineers. Having worked on shipping products and being familiar with the rush to the finish line is helpful. Specific responsibilities will include: - Engineering Natural Language Processing and Speech components specific to your language. - Using the power of large amount of data to tackle sophisticated NLP and machine learning problems. - Leading data annotation efforts and define language specific representations, conventions and techniques. - Analyzing data and making data driven decisions to improve the localized user experience. - Automating, scripting and integrating workflow from diverse systems. - Providing insights and suggestions towards innovative new approaches and new product features tailored to your home market. - Developing creative solutions to sophisticated issues. - Interacting with other teams at Apple working towards the same goal; from Speech Recognition Specialists, Data Scientists and Speech Synthesis engineers. If this is you, we'd love to hear from you!
Education & Experience
B.S/MSc in Computer Science or related fields, or equivalent experience.
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