Job Title:Technical Writer II (Content Management)
Location: Seattle, WA 98109 Duration: 6 Months contract
Services To Be Performed:
The team develops high-quality, user-centered content for the companies and individuals who sell goods and services, and for the team that helps sellers when they contact Seller or Vendor Support.
As a contingent technical writer on our editorial team, you'll follow our style guides to create clear and concise information to help sellers and vendors succeed.
You'll collaborate with fellow writers and internal business partners (such as program managers, UI designers, and software development engineers) to develop source content that is translated in 17 languages across marketplaces.
Content types include help pages, UI text, blurbs, customer communications, and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).
3+ years as a technical writer, editor, or content strategist
HTML or XML experience
Experience editing content
Software or tech background (Microsoft, Google, etc.)
Experience managing content projects, including coordinating with other teams
Experience with a markup language such as HTML or XML
Strong bias for action and the ability to prioritize and meet deadlines
Bachelor's degree in English, technical writing, or related field, or comparable job experience
5+ years as a technical writer, editor, or content strategist, with a focus on software or workflow applications
Background with localization
Scrum background a plus
Experience working with product and UI designers and writing UI text
Experience working as part of a global team with remote colleagues
Experience creating content for translation and localization
Experience with content management systems and SEO
Experience working in an agile content development environment