Technical Writer/Content Strategist

US Tech Solutions, Seattle, WA United States

Category: Copyrighting / Content

Posted on: 06 Sep 2019

  • Agile
  • XML

Job Details:

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).

Required Skills:

  • 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

Preferred Skills:

  • 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
Job Source: Ziprecruiter (Will expire by: 2019-10-21 00:00:00)

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