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Visual Designer Position Summary at Apple Computer
Apple's Mac OS X User Interface Group is seeking a senior visual
interface designer to conceive, design and develop future enhancements
to Aqua, the dynamic user interface for Mac OS X. We're looking
for a visually articulate designer capable of communicating their
ideas through compelling, high-fidelity illustrations and prototypes.
The ideal candidate will have some experience with dynamic interfaces
or animation, possess a passion for great design and show an exceptional
eye for detail.
Visual Designer Job Description:
Responsibilities include; conceiving, developing and prototyping
new interactions for various components of Mac OS X, working with
engineering and marketing to finalize designs, documenting solutions,
and monitoring their implementation. Experience in shipping commercial
software and understanding the constraints of the software development
environment is required. Must be a solid team player with excellent
communication and presentation skills.
Required Experience for Visual Design Position:
* Must submit a portfolio with resume.
* B.S./M.S. in Interactive Media Design, Animation or related field.
* 3+ years applied experience in software design and development
or equivalent track record in completing successful design work.
* Demonstrable understanding of user interface design principles.
* Must have demonstrated fluency with Photoshop, Illustrator or
other design tools.
* Must have demonstrated experience with prototyping tools and environments
such as Director and Lingo.
* Experience with other tools such as 3D Modeling applications is