Siri Knowledge Full Stack Engineer

at Apple open_in_new
Cupertino, CA, USA
Job type
full time
1 year ago
reactjs angularjs django flask python

Job description

Job Summary:
The Siri Knowledge team is building groundbreaking technology for algorithmic search, machine learning, natural language processing, and artificial intelligence. The features we build are redefining how hundreds of millions of people use their computers and mobile devices to search and find what they are looking for. Siri’s universal search engine powers search features across a variety of Apple products, including Siri, Spotlight, Safari, Messages and Lookup. As part of this group, you will work with one of the most exciting high performance computing environments, with petabytes of data, millions of queries per second, and have an opportunity to imagine and build products that delight our customers every single day.

Key Qualifications:
•Strong background in computer science: algorithms, data structures, concurrency, and distributed systems
•Strong Javascript skills, with experience with frameworks such as ReactJS and AngularJS
•Good knowledge of Python. Knowledge of Django and Flask is a plus
•Familiar with database architecture, scalability and performance
•Experience with Hadoop, Kafka and/or Spark is a plus
•Excellent communication and collaborative skills
•Able to work as part of a small, focused team and give your best effort

- Help build tooling to enable the Siri Knowledge team to build a world-class query understanding system including:
- Scalable backends for analyzing large volumes of queries
- Building up intuitive interfaces allowing users to help us improve our system
- Build up the pipelines to train and evaluate our machine learning algorithms
- Profile and optimize the latency in a high QPS environment

Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science or related technical field or equivalent professional experience.

Additional Requirements:
Desirable: Experience with all aspects of a web stack:

- Frontend UI design and Engineering
- React
- Typescript or Javascript
- Bonus: Redux or other state management
- Bonus: Experience with graphing libraries like D3
- Bonus: GraphQL experience

- Backend & DB
- Python or node.js
- Experience with backend frameworks such as Django or Express
- Postgres, mongodb, Elasticsearch, or equivalent persistent store
- Understanding of big data processing tools such as Spark, Hadoop.
- Familiarity with CI systems and tools such as Jenkins, Docker and Heroku
- Familiarity with data analysis tooling such as Kibana, Superset, Tableau

Apple is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We also take affirmative action to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. Apple will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants.

Interested in the position? Apply now!