Apple Arcade Writer

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200175027
The App Store is the largest gaming platform in the world. In 2008, we launched with 500 apps and games. Now there are millions. Apple Arcade is the first game subscription service for mobile, desktop, and the living room featuring over 100 amazing games from the world’s most creative developers. So what’s the best way to showcase the incredible work of Apple Arcade’s developers? What are the most interesting stories to tell? We’re looking to hire someone who can help answer those questions. We want a dynamic, highly motivated individual with deep knowledge of the video game industry to write about Apple Arcade games. You will be tasked with organizing and executing coverage plans for both new and existing Apple Arcade games. The job requires a keen sense of how to reach both gaming and general audiences and the ability to collaborate with multiple production teams in a fast-moving environment. You’ll need a deep passion for games and a commitment to creating a world-class storefront. We're hiring and urge you to apply!

Key Qualifications

  • Expertise and proficiency in evaluating all varieties of game genres
  • 3 - 5 years experience writing for a traditional or online games publication
  • Deep understanding of gaming across iOS, iPadOS, macOS, and tvOS
  • Proven ability to manage shifting deadlines and work effectively with cross-functional teams


- Create and execute coverage plans for Apple Arcade games on the App Store - Work with design, video, production, and editorial teams to fine-tune creative direction from initial concept to publish - Interview Apple Arcade developers and bring their perspective to the App Store - Work with content management systems to set up and publish stories

Education & Experience

BA/BS preferred

Additional Requirements