Entry Level Information Developer

IBM - Austin, TX (30+ days ago)3.9

Job Description
IBM Cloud is on the forefront of IBM's conversational style approach to content with a very strong emphasis on the user experience.

The cloud is not just about new apps or existing ones, on-prem or off-prem, Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) or Platform as a Service (PaaS). It's about bringing all of this together to move cloud into the core business of modern enterprise. IBM Cloud is a platform built to help companies drive pervasive transformation.

IBM Watson & Cloud Platform is seeking an Information Developer who is willing to embrace a bold new way of approaching user content. If this sounds like you, this may be a perfect fit!

What You’ll Do:
Design, author, and publish IBM technical information in the manner of easy to use, easy to understand, and easy to find. Sometimes you may need to use your programming skills to develop small applications to improve user experience.
Work closely with different IBM functions including product management, design, development, testing, and globalization.
Develop complex, in-depth communications for internal and external audiences and manage projects that involve worldwide teams.
synthesize information from a multitude of resources and pull all relevant information together into a comprehensive deliverable.

Who You Are:
Excellent writing skills; even stronger research skills.
Strong background in and knowledge of technical writing lifecycle
You thrive on teamwork and have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to work independently, while maintaining an extremely strong sense of responsibility and commitment to teamwork

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

Basic knowledge of writing embedded user assistance
Basic knowledge of markup languages, such as DITA
Basic knowledge of creating topic-based information that meets audience requirements
Basic knowledge of Agile or continuous delivery development environment

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

Basic knowledge of creating conversational style writing
Basic knowledge of MarkDown, HTML 5
Basic knowledge of Git or GitHub
Basic knowledge documenting APIs
Basic knowledge of programming in any of the following languages: Java, Ruby, PHP, Python, Swift, Go, ObjectiveC, Node

EO Statement
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.