UX Writer I

  • location: Mountain View, CA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $45 - $69 per hour
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UX Writer I

job summary:
Position Description

This role will support the Google Play UX Design team. Google Play reaches billions of users across the world. As stewards of the Android ecosystem it's our responsibility to keep it thriving and create value for consumers & developers ie, help consumers find and unlock great content that's worth their money, and help developers build relationships with the right customers and have the best ways to monetize their apps and games on a global scale.

 
location: Mountain View, California
job type: Contract
salary: $45 - 69 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
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 Google brand and business objectives, including emails, websites, and app flows, among others
  • 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

BA/BS degree in English, Journalism, Technical Writing, UX, HCI or a related field (In lieu of degree, 5 years relevant work experience) 2 years of UX writing experience as part of a team developing hardware, software, or at a digital agency Superb writing and editing skills for UX and longer-form technical or design documentation Proven project and stakeholder management experience Familiarity with web and mobile UI design principles and practices Thrive in a fast-paced environment and cope well with frequently changing requirements

Desired

Experience developing information architecture for complex documentation sets Familiarity with user experience research principles and practices Basic knowledge of a design tool like Figma, Photoshop, 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

 
qualifications:
  • BA/BS degree in English, Journalism, Technical Writing, UX, HCI or a related field (In lieu of degree, 5 years relevant work experience)
  • 2 years of UX writing experience as part of a team developing hardware, software, or at a digital agency
 
skills: 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)
  • 2 years of UX writing experience as part of a team developing hardware, software, or at a digital agency
  • Superb writing and editing skills for UX and longer-form technical or design documentation
  • Proven project and stakeholder management experience
  • Familiarity with web and mobile UI design principles and practices
  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment and cope well with frequently changing requirements
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 Figma, Photoshop, 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

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

Qualified applicants in San Francisco with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

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