App Store Editor - Australia & New Zealand

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Software and Services

Summary

Posted:
Role Number:200377007
We’ve all found apps we love and apps that have changed our lives. Apps transform the ways we learn, work, travel, have fun and pursue our passions. In 2008, the App Store launched with 500 apps. Today, the App Store offers unlimited entertainment and opens a world of possibilities with easy-to-discover apps and games. The App Store is the world’s fastest growing marketplace for app developers. We are passionate about apps and games, and we want a like-minded individual to join our App Store Editorial team as Apps Editor. As Apps Editor, this position is responsible for the discovery, selection and programming of apps on the App Store for Australia and New Zealand. Their expertise will also be leaned on for App recommendations for cross functional Apple collaboration. With curiosity and creativity, the Apps Editor will be tasked with identifying and evaluating great new and updated apps for this region as well as programming and QA for the store. Skills essential to this role include direct expertise with apps and games across mobile, wearable, and desktop devices, a strong understanding of user-interface principles and design, and experience working with a content management system. The ideal candidate is passionate about technology and its potential to improve consumers’ lives and will dedicate their efforts to helping our customers discover the best content available on the App Store. This position is based in Sydney, Australia.

Key Qualifications

  • Expertise and proficiency in reviewing apps across a variety of genres
  • Excellent understanding of the depth and breadth of software, preferably for iOS, macOS, watchOS, and tvOS
  • Ability to manage deadlines and work effectively with cross-functional teams
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Proficiency in UI principles and best practices preferred
  • Must be resourceful , creative and high on collaboration
  • Ability to be able to write short descriptive copy desired but not essential

Description

Curate and editorialise recommendations for App Store in line with global objectives and strategies Programming and QA of local and global priorities Review apps stories for accuracy and relevancy for ANZ market Create compelling and relevant themed collections Communicate apps selections and editorial performance with peers, cross-functional teams and management Write editorial copy and/or copy brief for apps as required

Education & Experience

BA/BS required

Additional Requirements

  • Apple is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We also take affirmative action to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. Apple will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants.
  • We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation