USER EXPERIENCE TECHNICAL WRITER Belkin Corporation
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED What you?ll do
As a User Experience Technical Writer, you will take complex information and communicate it clearly, concisely and accurately without relying on technical or corporate jargon to explain what we?re trying to say. With a unique cross functional perspective, you are the key link between our engineers, marketing associates, developer advocates and external users and developers who comprise the wide Belkin team. As a Technical Writer, you juggle a variety of projects, from reading and writing example code, to updating FAQs, to drafting product announcements. When a new technical challenge rises to forefront, you are there to defuse it with your intense clarification.
The User Experience team is a critical driving force behind gathering these insights and then using them to inspire and inform design. We are a multi-disciplinary team of interaction designers, visual designers, user researchers, copywriters and Web developers who collaborate closely with each other and with engineering and product management to create and innovative.
As a writer on the UX team, you will be responsible for creating a clear, consistent voice communicating the Belkin experience.
How you?ll do it
Partner with product and content experts throughout the product development process to write and edit text for Belkin products and features.
Write brief, persuasive, on-task text for the user interface that keeps users engaged and encourages adoption of new product features.
Mentor other team members on user experience writing. Recommend and implement new strategies for communicating product-related information to our users.
Write simple, clear, friendly in-product help text that aids our users? understanding of how our products work Work closely with Product Management, Engineering, Marketing, Customer Support and User Experience across our business units; balance objectives with strong focus on the user.
What you?ll need
BA/BS degree (In lieu of degree, 4 years relevant work experience).
5 years of relevant experience, such as technical or marketing writing, product documentation or online publishing.
Experience working closely with engineering and product management teams as part of the software development process.
What you?ve done
Strong teamwork skills and cooperative attitude.
Knowledge of online technology and related technology and products.
Ability to effectively influence cross-functionally at all levels of management within Belkin.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills and creative problem-solving abilities.
What you?re getting into
We?ve got big collaborative spaces for your big ideas, so bring an open mind and leave your suit in the closet. We all are committed to creating unique and rewarding consumer experiences. Everyone is interested in succeeding ? for the team, for themselves and for the business. Cross-functionally and across the company, everyone has common goals and aspires to be their best.
You will learn something new or at least look at things differently every day. There are so many smart and creative people around that you?ll be motivated to pursue the ideal.
Team spirit is infectious. Belkin is an extremely open workplace, where communication is essential. Not every idea will be accepted, but you?ll be asked for your point of view. Innovation thrives on multiple and varied levels. At Belkin we challenge conventional wisdom and refuse to accept that something cannot be done.
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