Content Developer, Online Retail Engineering

Apple   •  

Santa Clara, CA

Industry: Business Services


Not Specified years

Posted 393 days ago

Content Developer, Apple Online Retail Engineering

  • Job Number: 112947664
  • Santa Clara Valley, California, United States
  • Posted: 28-Aug-2017
  • Weekly Hours: 40.00

Job Summary

The Online Retail Engineering team at Apple is seeking a passionate, detail-oriented Content Developer to handle data within our CMS and catalog management tools. This role will contribute to the success of the team by setting up the content and data foundation to every software project that the Apple Online Retail Engineering team delivers into production. Your work will be seen by millions of customers world-wide. The Content Development team is responsible for developing and enhancing features of the customer journey for all of Apple's e-commerce customers. In this role, you will work alongside many talented individuals who design, engineer, validate, and deliver these great e-commerce features. Your role will be to handle and publish the data that is key to the new features and their projects.

Key Qualifications

  • A successful Content Developer must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, attention to detail, leadership, and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • 2 or more years experience with CMS tools such as WordPress, Joomla, Drupal, or AEM
  • 2 or more years experience with Catalog Management tools such as FileMaker, SAP CRM, or Salsify
  • 2 or more years experience with global e-commerce shopping experience development and execution
  • Experience with a repository such as SVN or git
  • Demonstrated experience working with minimal supervision on large, cross-functional projects
  • Strong decision making and prioritization skills; have experience executing complex production schedules with dependencies and competing priorities
  • Ability to establish rapport, credibility and influence across a large, matrixed organization
  • Comfortable upholding organizational values and best practices, while balancing competing time-to-market pressures and maintaining business relationships
  • Possess a passion for effective communication, both written and verbal, with technical and non-technical cross-functional teams
  • Able to anticipate, troubleshoot, and resolve problems on the fly
  • Strong technical background, and an ability to collaborate effectively with engineers
  • Passion for delivering an excellent user experience for both business-users and customers
  • Comfortable working in a rapidly changing environment where ambiguity and short turnaround schedules are the norm
  • High degree of ownership and accountability


Set up content, products, and media assets in the Online Store Publishing tools to support engineering projects and testing Track, package, and deploy all project content to production in accordance with complex release plans Work proactively to achieve a bug-free environment and conflicts across a multi-project & platform portfolio Coordinate with off-shore and onshore resources to ensure tasks are completed efficiently and to organizational standards Produce detailed documentation of feature setup Gather and report metrics on release deliverables


Bachelors or its international equivalent degree required 2+ years of experience in Web Publishing, Content Development, or related field