AppleB(*$W) reports that Apple is advertising for ten new software engineer positions, all dedicated to working on various aspects of the Maps app.
The positions include the opportunity to work on user interface development, integration with other iOS services such as Siri and MapKit (the framework that allows other app to use Apple Maps), Turn-by-Turn navigation enhancements, real time maps display, road and points of interest labelling, 3D flyover and road rendering, as well as those will expertise with spatial algorithms. All are based in Cupertino and will be part of the team that is dedicated to improving the Apple Maps application.
I thought some readers might be interested. You might get to work with Jaron Waldman from Placebase (DM coverage).
AppleB(*$W) via @cageyjames