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Senior Technical Writer


Last Updated: 6/03/21

Job Description

Dear Job Seekers,

Google is Hiring for:

Job Title: Senior Technical Writer

Job Description:

  • Join us at the Google Operations Center for the opportunity to help Google users tackle their problems and accomplish their goals, all while working in a dynamic and diverse environment.
  • As a Senior Technical Writer, you will be responsible for producing high-quality and understandable documentation with the goal to improve the success of our products.
  • A Senior Technical Writer creates and maintains user and system-related documentation (knowledge base articles, user manual, reference and online help, tech tips, and release notes).
  • The technical writer uses established methods, formats, and documents to translate conceptual designs, technical specifications, release plans and other development documentation into user and system documentations.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Assist lead in conducting internal review of technical writer deliverables, verifies if these are up to standard/complies with style guides. Assist lead in ensuring that feedback pertaining to document/process enhancement are planned out and addressed.
  • Work with internal and external teams to obtain an in-depth understanding of the product and documentation requirements for frictionless integrations.
  • Handle at least one content-management system. Coordinate, write and maintain easy-to-understand tutorials, release communications, technical documents and guides.
  • Create and maintain the process/workflow to expedite the documentation delivery.
  • Look for constant improvements in the process and product documentation, and also keen to interact with the community to get constructive feedback.
  • Develop own documentation development process (involving research, analysis, composition, verification) that ensures complete and accurate output are delivered consistently and meets team standards. Provide consultation regarding product issues and documentation.
  • Accommodate requests for clarification or inquiries made on the documentation.
  • Accommodate internal requests on enhancing content and format of documents based on requestor requirements and company's standards.
  • Minimum qualifications: 4-6 years of experience in writing / editing digital content of medium length (400-700 words)
  • Excellent verbal and written English language skills Ability to understand technical or product documentation source materials.
  • A passion for producing great content Proficient in AP style, HTML, and at least one content-management system. Ability to translate highly technical information into easily understandable information for customers
  • Excellent technical and business communication skills Strong organizational and time-management skills Ability to manage multiple projects and responsibilities in a fast-paced and team focused environment Great interpersonal skills, proactive approach, and a positive attitude
  • Basic technical knowledge of HTML and web publishing Strong decision-making, communication, and collaboration skills Preferred qualifications: Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution, or must have reached college level UX, SEO Knowledge of web usability (UX) practices.
  • Benefits We support you with competitive wages and comprehensive health care including medical, dental and vision coverage We support your family with gender-neutral baby bonding leave, 26 week birth-parent maternity leave, and generous life, accident and disability insurance minimums

Experience: 4-6 years

Salary: As per the Company Standards

Location: Hyderabad

Company Details

Hyderabad, Telangana, India
JobSaplings India is a young recruitment-consulting firm known for providing timely, cost effective recruitment solutions with a low attrition rate. We have developed skills in spotting talents through head hunting and talent search mechanism for positions at all levels and functions. In the present era of hyper competition, human resources are crucial in maintaining one’s competitive advant...