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Your Role and Responsibilities
Who you are:
You will Design, Develop and publish IBM Technical Content that is easy to use, understand and find
What you'll do
IBM SDN team is looking for talented, passionate and self-motivated Tech Writer who will be responsible for
Design, develop, and publish IBM technical content that is easy to use, easy to understand, and easy to find. This content can take many forms: content embedded in the UI, messages, product documentation, API documentation, videos, graphics, support content, chatbots, training, and blogs.
Simplify technically complex concepts and details from multiple sources into consumable content that drives user actions. Deliver clear, inclusive, accessible, and translated content for a global audience.
Estimate the workload and manage the project schedule by aligning with the overall product release schedule.
Verify technical accuracy through documentation, verification tests, and technical reviews by software developers.
Work on the end-to-end authoring process: design, development, editing, globalization and accessibility, production, translation, and life cycle management.
Work on projects that involve worldwide teams.
How we'll help you grow:
You will be valued for your contributions in a rapidly growing organization with dynamic opportunities and have an opportunity to learn latest SDN technologies.
You will learn and get mentored directly from expert developers in the field
You will have opportunity to innovate that can be built into product
Each day you can make important contributions in the development and architecture of automated solutions to continue building and optimizing our cloud and deployment infrastructure growing yourself and the product
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
4+ years' experience writing, curating, and editing content for accuracy, clarity, and usability for a technical audience.
Proficient in markup languages (such as Markdown and HTM), source control (such as GitHub, FileNet) and authoring tools.
Proven ability to perform and use independent research.
Success working in a dynamic team-based development environment.
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Foundational understanding of UX design and design research.
Degree in Writing, English, Journalism, Communication, Information Design, or related field, or a technical degree.Experience writing for globalization and accessibility.
Experience working in an agile, squad-based, continuous delivery development model.
Ability to document detailed technical content such as APIs and SDKs.
About Business UnitSoftware Defined Networking (SDN) Business unit focuses on software based networking, an architecture approach that enables network to be intelligently and centrally controlled using software with main focus on automating network functions, supporting multi-cloud networking , allowing for simpler provisioning and management of network resources, everywhere from the data center to the campus to the edge.
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