Senior Front End Developer

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Posted: Dec 12, 2018
Role Number: 113319078
Marcom is Apple’s Global Marketing Communications group. We oversee all of Apple’s advertising and marketing to ensure the flawless development and execution of world-class communications. As a Senior Front End Developer, you will craft rich, interactive user experiences for This includes building Apple-quality user experiences, architectural planning for front-end technology, and collaborating on data formats and APIs with partner teams internally. In this role, you will not only be responsible for defining the architectural strategy for front-end technologies—including HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript—but for evangelizing that technology across the team and Apple as a whole.

Key Qualifications

  • You have at least 7 years of professional software development with source version control software such as CVS, SVN, and Git.
  • You understand the fundamental visual and interactive design discipline.
  • You strive to use web standards to build solutions using semantic markup and CSS.
  • You have experience with front-end web development using JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3, and AJAX.
  • You have an understanding of major browsers and the special considerations required for each.
  • You are a competent JavaScript programmer who doesn't need to rely on libraries to accomplish innovative interactions.
  • You are aware of the interplay between JavaScript and HTML and CSS, and you can dynamically create, modify, and style elements on a page with ease.
  • You understand Node build systems, CommonJS, and Sass.
  • You have experience with WebGL.
  • You have experience creating custom tooling to support the development and review process.


Lead development efforts on large-scale web-based projects, ensuring robust and lasting solutions are implemented. Awareness of Apple's mobile platform with the ability to build solutions that take advantage of the latest iOS features while remaining performant on the latest iOS devices. Maintain existing JavaScript libraries and ensure they support the engineering and creative needs of Mentor team members by educating them on software development standard methodologies and new technologies, especially HTML5 and CSS3, and inspiring them to innovate and build things like blog coverage and tweets that promote social media exposure.

Education & Experience

A Bachelors degree or equivalent experience preferred.

Additional Requirements