Sr. Art Director

Cupertino, CA 95014
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Posted: Aug 5, 2021

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200274038

Marcom is Apple's Global Marketing Communications group. We oversee all of Apple's advertising and marketing to ...Summary


Posted: Aug 5, 2021

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number:200274038

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!

The Marcom 3DVM team manages the development of physical deliverables in support of the Marcom group's initiatives and creative intent. Our responsibilities include developing and deploying complex visual merchandising experiences, installations, fixtures, furniture, and design solutions for Apple's worldwide retail and channel partners.

Apple is looking for a senior level creative with a background designing experiences in retail/commercial/ exhibition environments to join the 3D/Visual Merchandising Design team and work with a multi-disciplinary group of designers passionate about creating innovative and inspiring retail experiences. You will be responsible for designing installations, displays and environments for Apple in various retail settings.

Key Qualifications

  • You have at least 10-12+ years of design experience in a related field and the ability to approach design problems with creativity and passion
  • You possess excellent design skills, proven through a portfolio of work!
  • You show extensive design thinking experience and a strategic mindset
  • For this role, you ideally have proficiency in 3D modeling and visualization software on Mac OS platforms (Rhino, Cinema 4D and/or Keyshot preferred). You're also proficient in Adobe Creative Suite
  • A background with AR/XR interactive experiences a plus
  • You're knowledgeable in manufacturing and prototyping process and general construction and engineering principles with an extraordinary eye for detail
  • You're highly collaborative, with strong communication skills and the keenness to articulate ideas in a clear and concise manner
  • You're adept at time management and organization and able to work within tight timeframes


Develop and improve designs, through an iterative process, to meet objectives on projects that span between the digital + physical experience design. Ranging from architecture, interior design, industrial design, interactive experience design, and content creative direction.

We design for holistic experiences across various touchpoints

Create design discovery artifacts such as journey maps, strategy diagrams, prototypes and storyboards to help communicate the design approach and to gain alignment.

Our team works closely and collaboratively with our internal 3DVM team of designers to execute against project briefs and assigned tasks.

We partner with cross-functional teams such as: interactive, motion design, retail tech, industrial design, product development/engineering and 3D production teams.

Our team produces design development and/or intent packages for production and fabrication

Regularly review creative work with the team's senior creative leaders to get feedback on direction and ensure alignment with other activities in the group.

Engage in presentations or meetings as appropriate.

Education & Experience

BFA in Architecture, Interior Architecture, Experience Design, Furniture Design, Industrial Design or similar field. Further advanced education in related fields is a plus. Minimum of 7-10 years experience in a design agency or professional practice is required.

Additional Requirements

  • We offer health benefits and paid vacation.
  • Apple is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We also take affirmative action to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. Apple will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants about who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation of that of other applicants.

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Sr. Art Director

Apple, Inc.
Cupertino, CA 95014

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