Sr. Designer, Interactive

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Posted: Aug 19, 2019
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200089650
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. A Senior Interactive Designer on the Marcom Interactive design team works closely with creative and technical disciplines to create considered and elegant design solutions for and for email communications.

Key Qualifications

  • You have at least 6 years experience in design, including web, mobile or app design.
  • You have proficiency in the formal elements of design, including typography, layout, balance, proportion, rhythm, emphasis, and unity.
  • Excellent digital file structure and asset management skills. Unparalleled attention to detail.
  • Reliable judgment to see when work may be “off track” and initiative to collaborate with others to find solutions.
  • Passion for nurturing relationships, rallying teams to align around a vision.
  • Ability to articulate ideas and be clearly understood by creative, project management, and development staff, both in verbal and in written format.
  • Ability to deliver quality design at high volume in a tight timeframe
  • Ability to thrive in a meaningful, dynamic, creative workplace.
  • An understanding of the Apple voice, aesthetic, and tone.e
  • Photoshop expertise, including intelligently organizing files for design iteration, setting up files for web production, and adhering to graphic design standards.
  • Clear communication and presentation skills that speak to both creative and technical audiences.
  • Strong understanding of web development, including HTML, CSS, iOS, and other technologies.
  • Prototyping ability to convey preferred states, motion, and/or behaviors for interactive concepts.


- Create original designs that align to project goals and overall creative direction, fluid templates and Apple standards. - Collaborate with Art Directors and the larger project team to explore concepts and iterate on design layouts. Anticipate and solve for potential design challenges, as well as existing conditions. - Guide ideas to meet both creative and business goals within the project scope. - Flow copy into PSD files, adjusting balance of imagery to copy as necessary.Prepare for creative reviews by outputting optimized files and preparing printouts and presentation materials. - Present persuasively and clearly articulate design rationale for project creative solutions. - Provide build-ready design files in a timely manner while meeting quality standards. - Review final deliverables with an exacting eye, ensuring that layout, images, and typography are flawless. - Consult with technical disciplines to ensure designs work within given limitations, and files are prepared with all necessary information to support the design intent. - Continually seek opportunities to refine design thinking and improve workflows.

Education & Experience

A BA or BFA in Graphic Design (or equivalent) is preferred.

Additional Requirements