Apple is seeking to hire new staff in the UAE
Cupertino recently expanded its UAE footprint with the opening of the Dubai Mall outlet
Apple has posted new vacancies for UAE jobseekers seeking to pursue a career with the most valuable technology company.
Cupertino, which sells hundreds of millions of smartphones, tablets, laptops and other gadgets in more than 150 countries including the UAE, has posted on its jobs opportunities site employment openings for 16 roles.
The latest round of recruitment is to fill positions in Apple stores in the UAE, although there are opportunities up for grabs for those keen to work behind the storefront.
According to the postings, most of the jobs being offered require customer service and communication skills, and strong interest in technology, particularly Apple products.
The tech giant has just expanded its market presence in the UAE, with the opening of its retail outlet in Dubai Mall, believed to be the largest in the region.
The two-storey store has been envisioned to become the region's "meeting point for creative-minded people and a place of learning and inspiration."
The opening for the month and their respective qualifications include:
Genius (go-to person for troubleshooting, repairing products)
Creative (customer service related)
Apple store leader program
Managing editor, App Store
Apple Retail Consultant (various UAE locations)
Head of programming, Dubai (event management)