Conversational Interactions Designer, Japanese

Shanghai, Shanghai, China
Machine Learning and AI


Role Number:200206202
Would you like to play be a part in the next evolution of human-computer interaction through texting (consider Messages or Text)? Would you like to develop a product that is redefining customer interactions? The Apple Retail Conversational Systems team is seeking a highly experienced Conversational Interactions Designer to develop new human-computer interactions, behaviors, features and to improve the usability of existing ones. We are helping simplify the way Apple customers engaged with us through iMessage and other messaging platform. We want to humanize the technology, so that when customers engage with us, it feels like they are just connecting with a friend, any place, any time, at their own convenience.

Key Qualifications

  • Written / spoken proficiency in both English and Japanese languages
  • 4+ years work experience in interaction design for consumer products, Conversational Agents or Voice Assistant (Siri, Alexa, Google Assistant)
  • You have experience building and tuning large text recognition or NLP systems.
  • You have experience in Machine Learning / NLP systems in a multi-lingual setting.
  • Demonstrable experience in articulating, negotiating, and refining design solutions with partners using data and design standard methodology.
  • Experience collaborating with Machine Learning / NLP engineers and other development team members.
  • You are proactive and curious with demonstrated creative and critical thinking capabilities and an innate drive to optimize.
  • You have a high tolerance for ambiguity. You find a way through. You anticipate. You connect and synthesize.
  • You can influence decisions with excellent verbal and written communications skills.
  • Strong abilities in sketching, mocking up, and evaluating interaction design.
  • A solid portfolio demonstrating both personal and team-based work.
  • Experience as a design lead and are able to lead and grow a team of high performing designers
  • Interactive prototyping skills
  • Technical writing and communications design


e SME of logical data flow diagrams, applying a broad range of user experience design skills (including Heuristic Evaluation and design thinking) to envision, design, and specify conversational behaviors; You will analyze content domains, build use cases, define query patterns, determine interaction flows, build design specifications, and craft responses; You will partner closely with teams like Data Science, Strategy, Product Marketing, Product Management, and Engineering to identify core pillars and MVPs.

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