AI/ML - ML Software Engineer, Information Intelligence

  • Apple
  • Zürich, ZH, Switzerland
  • 15/03/2021
Full time Data Science Machine Learning Data Analytics Big Data Artificial Intelligence Statistics Software Engineering

Job Description

Have you ever wanted to work on the machine learned natural language processing system powering Siri? Join the Information Intelligence team and build groundbreaking natural language understanding technologies and deploy them on a global scale. This work involves developing modern, sophisticated deep learning models built using state of the art word embeddings and model architectures.Key Qualifications

  • Academic and proven experience in NLP and ML, or similar experience in developing language technologies for shipping products.
  • Strong coding and software engineering skills in a mainstream programming language, such as Python or Go.
  • Familiarity with NLP/ML tools and packages like TensorFlow, PyTorch, scikit-learn, pandas et al.
  • In-depth knowledge of machine learning algorithms and ability to apply them in data driven natural language processing systems.
  • Ability to quickly prototype ideas / solutions, perform critical analysis, and use creative approaches for solving complex problems.
  • Ability to collaborate closely with multi-functional teams.
  • Experience working on search engines is a plus.

DescriptionWe are looking for a highly motivated technologist with a strong background in Natural Language Processing and Machine Learning. In this position you will apply your problem solving skills to language technology challenges and opportunities within Siri International, which involves development of large-scale language technologies for many languages worldwide. The primary responsibility of this role is to develop and ship innovative machine learning and NLP solutions for the Siri assistant and various other Apple products. You will also collaborate with data scientists to distill insights from petabytes of data to guide your work, team up with search engineers to help enrich Siri’s understanding with deep knowledge of the world, and work closely with Siri experience engineers to together craft the kind of user experiences that continue to surprise and delight our customers. Apple’s most important resource, our soul, is our people. Apple benefits help further the well-being of our employees and their families in meaningful ways. No matter where you work at Apple, you can take advantage of our health and wellness resources and time-away programmes. We’re proud to provide stock grants to employees at all levels of the company, and we also give employees the option to buy Apple stock at a discount — both offer everyone at Apple the chance to share in the company’s success. You’ll discover many more benefits of working at Apple, such as programmes that match your charitable contributions, reimburse you for continuing your education and give you special employee pricing on Apple products. You will be fully eligible for Apple benefits. The programmes vary by country and are subject to eligibility requirements. Apple benefits programmes vary by country and are subject to eligibility requirements. 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, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics. Apple is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with physical and mental disabilities.Education & ExperienceMSc or PhD in Machine Learning, Statistics, Computer Science, Mathematics or related field with specialization in natural language processing and/or machine learning or equivalent experience.