Creative Writer, Google Assistant International (German, Portuguese)

Google - New York, NY4.3

Full-timeEstimated: $55,000 - $73,000 a year
EducationSkills
Minimum qualifications:
5 years of experience as a writer for consumers.
Experience writing dialogue for plays/screenplays, fiction/interactive fiction, and/or comedy/entertainment, journalism.
Ability to speak and write fluently and idiomatically in German or Portuguese (Brazil).

Preferred qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Creative Writing or equivalent practical experience.
Experience and interest in product and game design and artificial intelligence.
Passion for pop-culture and current news.
About the job
As part of the editorial team you are responsible for end-to-end, brand-right delivery of promotion for our partners. You oversee and deliver the creative for a designated number of markets, ensuring that the copy and images adhere to our guidelines while accurately representing our business partners. You work with agencies and/or freelancers to ensure high quality output, and you are responsible for the total package of the promotions (copy and image) in your markets. You are able to write and/ or prepare the images yourself for time-sensitive needs.

In this role, you will join a team creating fun content for the Google Assistant. You will contribute experience writing for a character for film, TV, video game, or comic book and can deliver a joke that can make anyone smile. The Google Assistant Personality team is dedicated to bringing a bit of fun and a human touch to people interacting with the Google Assistant through our products. As a Creative Writer, you will work closely with international Creative Leads in adapting the Google Assistant persona for your region. You will be writing dialogue and curating a wide range of content including jokes, quotes, fun facts, and games making sure it all feels natural for the market.

User experience is at the forefront of how we create intuitive, innovative, and beautiful products that people love. We strive to learn and understand our users’ needs, behaviors, and emotions to gather insights that inform product strategy and design. Our UX teams include designers, researchers, content strategists, and engineers who are passionate about quality, usability, and simplicity. We work on collaborative teams to solve complex challenges and craft experiences that highlight our products’ unique capabilities and personalities. Our work touches billions while exemplifying a key principle that is core to Google’s philosophy: “Focus on the user and all else will follow.”

Responsibilities
Write and edit dialogue in relation to user interaction and character development.
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