Apple Sr. Product Designer, iCloud in Santa Clara Valley, California

Sr. Product Designer, iCloud

Job Number: 112901777

Santa Clara Valley, California, United States

Posted: 18-Aug-2017

Weekly Hours: 40.00

Job Summary

iCloud is looking for a Sr. Product Designer to create new products and extend existing products. He or she is comfortable creating complex interactions based on a high-level concept, illustrating a large number of use cases and conditions, resolving dependencies, working with and pushing against technical constraints. This designer creates experiences for iOS, Mac, PC, Web, Watch and CarPlay.

The position requires deliverables to be provided under tight deadlines — strong communication skills are a must, as well as coolness under pressure, problem solving, attention to detail, the ability to mediate and cope with rapid change. Above all, the role requires a dedicated individual who understands Apple’s high standards and design aesthetic to the core. 

Key Qualifications

  • Creative and resourceful

  • Rigorous attention to detail 

  • Adept at solving complex problems

  • Proficient at extending existing design patterns across platforms

  • Enjoys improving existing patterns and finding innovative solutions for new features and use cases

  • Flexible and comfortable with ambiguity and change during a projectDescription

Responsibilities of this position also include: creating detailed interaction and pixel specs; preparing assets for use in a variety of platforms: engineering implementation, Web use or Keynote presentations; maintaining up-to-date files and uniform naming conventions; ensuring design consistency across all assets and products. 

With time, effort and experience, this role could be expected to move into a more senior product design role [with greater emphasis on defining and shaping new products and features].


Additional Requirements

Mastery of Photoshop, Illustrator and other design software

Knowledge of Apple products, specifically iOS and OS X

Demonstrated proficiency in the formal elements of design including typography and layout

Excellent communicator and team player 

Experience working across multiple projects at once

Background or interest in prototyping

Fluency with HTML and CSS highly desired

Expertise with localization design and other visual arts such as texture work, photography and 3D work a plus