User Experience Designer

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Sales and Business Development

Summary

Posted: Nov 2, 2018
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200003795
The people here at Apple don’t just create products — they create the kind of wonder that’s revolutionized entire industries. It’s the diversity of those people and their ideas that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do, from amazing technology to industry-leading environmental efforts. Join Apple, and help us leave the world better than we found it. The Emerging Technologies team is seeking a UX Designer to create groundbreaking new experiences for Apple’s global sales organization, with an emphasis on wireframes and visual design. Apple Staffing, Training, & Communications is responsible for training and enabling salespeople at Apple resellers globally, including mobile carriers, consumer electronics stores, and enterprise partners. Your work will be key in informing salespeople around the world about Apple products and helping them deliver a great customer experience.

Key Qualifications

  • 5‐7 years of UX experience
  • Extensive expertise in a broad range of UX skills, including interaction design, visual design, branding, UX research, and more
  • Mastery of Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator, and other modern design and prototyping tools
  • Experience collaborating cross-functionally in a team environment to deliver a quality product while advocating for the user every step of the way
  • Expert problem-solving skills and creativity to find clear solutions that help users achieve their business objectives
  • Experience with user research, conducting user testing, and distilling feedback into meaningful design improvements
  • Experience designing for web and iOS, including responsive design
  • Have a passion for details, down to the pixel
  • Ability to adapt to a constantly changing environment and tight timelines
  • High energy and a positive personality
  • Able to work flexible hours (OT and weekends may be required)
  • A strong portfolio of work that demonstrates the above

Description

- Gather input from partners and draw on your extensive UX design knowledge and industry experience to distill project requirements into intuitive design that addresses clearly defined user needs - Collaborate closely with instructional designers, programmers, and other UX designers to create innovative and engaging user experiences for everything from games to iOS apps to administration systems - Create journey maps, flow diagrams, wireframes, mockups, style guides, prototypes, site maps, and other design artifacts to communicate design approach and to gain alignment across partners - Conduct usability studies and rapidly iterate designs to incorporate user feedback - Design UI and visual design language while adhering to existing Apple design standards - Present UX and visual Designs to team and management while clearly articulating design rationale

Education & Experience

Bachelor’s degree in Interaction Design/HCI/Media Arts/Graphic Design/Psychology, or a related field

Additional Requirements