Apple is looking for a full time software engineer to work with their productivity team on a “rich internet application.”
From the job description:
The Productivity team (i.e. iWork) is seeking an energetic, highly motivated software engineer in building a scalable rich internet application. The person will be part of the core development team and engage in an area from design to development of the software system.
Besides exceptional programming skills and devotion to creating great software, we look for one or more of the following kinds of expertise or experience:
• Computer graphics – the mathematics, algorithms and programming, or
• Experience developing scalable rich internet application, or
• Experience developing presentation/collaboration or word processing projects
It appears that Apple is planning to add editing capabilities to iWork.com. This shouldn’t be too surprising — it’s simply a logical progression.