Apple AV Designer, Innovations in Santa Clara Valley, California

AV Designer, Innovations

Job Number: 113650795

Santa Clara Valley, California, United States

Posted: 16-Apr-2018

Weekly Hours: 40.00

Job Summary

To create and document construction-ready, integrated AV solutions for Appleā€™s Retail Real Estate and Development group worldwide. Work with all of Apple Retail to provide maintainable solutions that meet operational needs. Provide strategic direction with regard to new technologies, advances in integration, and communication development, in partnership with the leadership team.

Key Qualifications

  • 10+ years of AV design and construction industry experience

  • Professional degree

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills required to work effectively with a wide range of design, construction, and technology specialists

  • Proven strong leadership skills and ability to develop meaningful internal and external partnerships

  • Working knowledge of CAD tools


Oversee AV documentation, including wire diagrams, Construction Documents, Specifications, Design Manuals, Product Standards, and supporting information.

Partner with other Apple teams who maintain systems and establish security and networking requirements.

Spearhead strategy and innovate improvements to systems based on technological advances and changes to operational needs.

Develop robust feedback loop with disparate internal Apple Retail groups in order to appropriately adapt AV systems in response to evolving design, business, and operational needs.

Coordinate with Geo specific Design and Development teams to advise on project specific permutations. Assist in on boarding consultants to provide more detailed project specific work.

In conjunction with Standards, manage Training sessions for both internal and external design, engineering, and construction groups.

Coordinate with Development and Preservation teams to ensure AV vendors understand the standards, their intent, and how to implement them.

Collaboration with internal and external design groups to identify and document repetitive project specific permutations for possible integration into the standard.

Monitor and report progress regularly to Leadership team.


Additional Requirements