Thanks to years of innovation in Search, “google” has become a verb that simply means search. Advancements in LLM and generative technologies have improved the search experience, as demonstrated by new summarization and multi-turn search capabilities. Yet not every search happens at google.com–many other websites and desktop and mobile applications offer search as an integral part of their user experience.
We have a unique opportunity to transform this market, enabled by Google’s differentiation in search and generative AI. Google Cloud AI has responded with Vertex AI Search, a platform and solution suite with the mission to provide Google quality search and generative capability as a cloud service.
Vertex AI Search empowers enterprise developers to quickly ingest their data through APIs and seamlessly integrates advanced AI powered search capabilities out of the box, including semantic retrieval and ranking, generative summarization, and multi-turn search. We seek to empower enterprises to build their own search experiences by offering differentiated Vertex AI Search platform components, such as Vector Search, Document Understanding, and more.
As a Principal Engineer, you will drive the technical strategy, architectural design, and execution of quality in Vertex AI Search. You will utilize your technical expertise to lead the development of retrieval and ranking systems.You will have proficiency in applying machine learning and embedding technologies to improve ranking quality and a passion to innovate LLM to advance search result summarization and multi-turn conversational search.
Google Cloud accelerates organizations’ ability to digitally transform their business with the best infrastructure, platform, industry solutions and expertise. We deliver enterprise-grade solutions that leverage Google’s cutting-edge technology – all on the cleanest cloud in the industry. Customers in more than 200 countries and territories turn to Google Cloud as their trusted partner to enable growth and solve their most critical business problems.
The US base salary range for this full-time position is $271,000-$399,000 + bonus + equity + benefits. Our salary ranges are determined by role, level, and location. The range displayed on each job posting reflects the minimum and maximum target for new hire salaries for the position across all US locations. Within the range, individual pay is determined by work location and additional factors, including job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training. Your recruiter can share more about the specific salary range for your preferred location during the hiring process.
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