AIML - Data Curation Engineer - Turkish

Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Machine Learning and AI


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200432868
Play a part in the next revolution in human-computer interaction. Contribute to a product that is redefining mobile computing. Create groundbreaking technology for large scale systems, spoken language, big data and artificial intelligence. And work with the people who created the intelligent assistant that helps millions of people get things done — just by asking. Come and join the team in Barcelona that teaches Siri how to understand your language and how to stay relevant to your market. We are a very diverse and passionate group, dedicated to making Siri the best worldwide digital assistant. We are looking for a highly motivated Data Curation Engineer, with a high sensibility for foreign languages and cultures, to help us drive the quality of Siri in Turkish.

Key Qualifications

  • Native language proficiency of Turkish with strong communication skills as well as deep understanding of Turkish culture.
  • Experience with data quality, sanitization, analysis and metrics reporting.
  • Familiarity with data annotation projects, including definition of annotation guidelines and work on accuracy improvement.
  • Ability to analyze and root cause technical issues.
  • Knowledge of text processing, scripting and automation.
  • Project management skills, with cross-functional experience and ability to understand and prioritize tasks and issues.
  • Technical engineering, data science or machine learning background.


The Global Siri team brings innovative solutions to complex engineering challenges with focus on improving the end-to-end engineering and quality of Siri's experiences for our international users. From Speech Recognition to Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning, Big Data consumption, all the way to Speech Synthesis. Be ready to develop robust scalable systems for Siri's international language in partnership with a wide range of colleagues. As a Data Curation Engineer in Global Siri you will drive and supervise several of the data curation efforts that fuel the pieces in Siri’s technology pipeline. This will include defining data curation specifications for your language, reviewing and ensuring data quality, reporting accuracy metrics and documenting conventions and processes. You will also lead failure analysis exercises aimed at improving the quality of the end-to-end experience for Siri users in your market. This will include delivering hands-on data analysis tasks across the product’s stack and triaging technical issues. We are looking for demonstrated ability to be creative, take ownership of a project and a knack for solving problems that stump most accuracy improvement projects. If you have a desire to work collaboratively in cross-functional teams with design, product, data science and research partners, we'd love to hear from you!

Education & Experience

M.S. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Data Science, Computational Linguistics or equivalent work experience.

Additional Requirements