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UX Writer

San Jose Metro Area, CA

Posted: 03/26/2019 Job Type: Engineering Job Number: JN -032019-24024
UX Writer
Mountain View, CA

We are looking for a UX Writer for our Hardware organization, which is responsible for creating, selling, and supporting the mobile phone and other branded hardware products and websites.

Responsibilities:
  • Collaborate closely with research, compliance, engineering, product managers, legal and marketing to define requirements, create content, and review deliverables
  • Create and edit content that support the brand and business objectives, including emails, websites, and app flows, among others
  • Work with packaging and product teams to develop in box and out of box materials, including quick start guides, safety, regulatory, and warranty
  • Focus on content strategies that increase usability through navigation, labels, informational writing, error messaging, and other elements of the end to end customer experience
  • Work proactively to encourage designers and other team members on content strategy advise teams on when and where to message, in addition to how to message
Skill/Experience/Education
Mandatory

PLEASE SUBMIT UX WRITING SAMPLES (UI strings, mobile microcopy, error messages, etc) - applications without samples will NOT be considered
  • Superb writing and editing skills for UX (UI strings, mobile microcopy, error messages, etc)
  • Familiarity with web and mobile UI design principles and practices
Minimum Qualifications:
  • BA/BS degree in English, Journalism, Technical Writing, UX, HCI or a related field (In lieu of degree, 5 years relevant work experience)
  • Proven project and stakeholder management experience
  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment and cope well with frequently changing requirements
Desired
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience developing information architecture for complex documentation sets
  • Familiarity with user experience research principles and practices Basic knowledge of a design tool like InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, or Sketch
  • Experience working closely with engineering, design, and product management teams - comfortable discussing technical issues, from engineering details to design minutiae
  • Experience with localization practices and accessibility
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