Apple Inc. Santa Clara , CA 95051
Wonder how Apple's Media Products show relevant search results and recommendations? Do you strive to tackle complex problems? The Apple Media Products team is looking for a world-class Applied Researcher to build and enhance features improving discoverability of the content in iTunes Store, App Store, Music, Movies, Podcasts, and iBooks. If you are passionate about building phenomenal products and learning new technologies, this is the job for you. Come join our nimble teams and be part of impacting millions of customers.
Build a pipeline for analyzing big data that consists of both content and user data on Hadoop using map/reduce techniques.
Adapt machine learning algorithms to large scale data (big data).
Develop and build cross validation for your models.
Conduct human judgments and A/B experiments, improve ranking models based test data. Derive insights from the experimentation and convert them into feature improvements.
Ship production quality code for the offline model building and work with engineering team to develop/deploy the run time system for the model.
Analyze software performance problems and implement optimizations.
Active contribution to identify areas of improvement in personalization and recommendation products. Ability to adapt latest in literature in the area to build efficient and scalable models.
MS in Machine Learning or Statistics or related degree or equivalent experience. PhD preferred.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.