Apple Technical Designer in Santa Clara Valley, California
Job Number: 86355566
Santa Clara Valley, California, United States
Posted: Jul. 17, 2017
Weekly Hours: 40.00
Apple’s Technology Investigation group is seeking a technical designer to act as an interface between our product group and the design teams at Apple, and to help drive development of future facing products.
Senior level experience (5+ years) architecting user experience solutions and applications for 3D application and/or games
Strong abilities in sketching, mocking up, and evaluating interaction design
Passion for user experience and actioning user feedback
Excellent visual, written, and verbal communication skills
Ability to thrive in a collaborative working environment within your team and beyond
Self-starter, self-motivated, able to work independently, and can manage multiple projects under minimal supervision.
A technical designer should be able to analyze the content domain, create scenarios and use cases and create design specifications for the product. Candidates must be able to advocate for design at all stages of the work and at all organizational levels, and demonstrate a history of close and productive collaboration with software engineers and engineering managers.
You will be expected to serve different roles and work on different projects at once. Some of the responsibilities include :
Producing design documents that explain your design to stakeholders
Prototype ideas, experiences and scenarios
Collaborate with creatives, project managers, and executives to solve complex 3d problems with simple solutions
Keep up with the evolving landscape of available tools, technologies and resources
BS or MS in Human Computer Interaction, Human Factors, Information Science, Graphic Design with emphasis on UI design, or Computer Science with emphasis on UI development
Experience designing for Mac OS X
Some experience in user research and usability testing
Interactive prototyping skills
Technical writing and communications design