Frameworks Designer, Maps, Media Products Design

Culver City, California, United States


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200261216
Imagine what you could make at Apple. Phenomenal ideas have a way of becoming innovative products, services, and customer experiences. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish! The Media Products Design team conceptualizes, crafts and builds the content experiences for some of Apple’s most visible products, including Apple Music, Maps, News, and more! Your ideas and vision can impact the way people consume media products, what they look and feel like, and how they’re used by millions of people across the globe. The Frameworks team within the Media Products Content Design team creates guides about design standards and technical details about artwork templates. We are looking for a Frameworks Designer who is excited about creating designer friendly meticulous easy to understand documentation. You will be working with creative leads, UI/UX teams and engineering to create design instructions for the Maps Content creative teams, production design teams, and operations teams. We're a team that has a deep passion for how stories can be told across all platforms/channels in significant ways, and love to think about the nuances between product, marketing, and editorial content in the context of media and technology experiences.

Key Qualifications

  • Familiarity with UI/UX design principals and motion graphics
  • Experience creating compositional grid systems, design systems and layouts
  • Experience in scaling branding and design systems
  • Experience with documentation and creating templates for internal teams or customers
  • Experience interpreting sophisticated concepts and distill down into crucial insights
  • Must have intermediate to expert level skills in: Photoshop, After Effects, Sketch, Keynote, Slack, Numbers, and Pages
  • Ability to learn new processes and technology quickly
  • Comfortable and confident working in a dynamic environment, partnering with teams to move through ambiguity
  • Knowledgeable about Apple Media ecosystem
  • A hands-on, can-do approach to solving problems
  • Ability to meet multiple and competing deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • The ability to communicate effectively. We are a very cross functional team


You will work with the Frameworks lead to build design templates and design standards for the Maps Content team. In addition to templates, these standards are communicated with written documents, static/motion diagrams, and explanatory videos. You will also participate in delivering training material in group sessions. -Design documentation for design systems and tools -Create Design Templates in Photoshop, Sketch, and After Effects -Create Presentation Templates in Keynote -Create Instructional videos -Advise on file structure and organization topics -Maintain library of documentation -Design onboarding materials for vendors and external partners -Design internal communication emails -Participate in discussions to continually improve studio documentation standards -Work with subject matter experts to identify learning objectives and capture key learning concepts

Education & Experience

Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience preferred

Additional Requirements

  • Portfolio displaying breadth of work required with all applications.
  • Additionally, we require the following technical skills:
  • - Photoshop - Exceptional
  • - After Effects - Intermediate
  • - Sketch - Intermediate
  • - Keynote - Intermediate
  • - Slack - Intermediate
  • - Numbers, Pages - Intermediate