Apple is looking for a Siri Language Engineer who speaks fluent Mandarin in Santa Clara, CA. The company is also looking to fill the same position with native German, Korean, and Japanese speakers. According to the post, "You will be responsible for the international engineering of Siri, and be required to interact with several world class teams of experts at Apple. From speech recognition to natural language processing, machine learning, big data consumption all the way to speech synthesis, you will be involved and challenged to bring innovative solutions to complex engineering issues, with an international flavor. Knowing your local market is key. We are looking for a demonstrated ability to be creative, take ownership of a project, superior technical expertise, and a knack for solving problems that stump most engineers."
Qualifications for the position include: "Strong preference for some focus or experience in classification, information retrieval, natural language processing, machine learning or related sub-fields. Native speaker fluency in Mandarin. Work with minimal supervision, proactive and self-motivated for timely delivery of quality code. Demonstrated creative and critical thinking capabilities and troubleshooting skills. Engineering experience and interest in diverse technical areas. Clear and compelling communication skills. User driven focus. Interest in embedded applications."
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