28 days old
2018-07-192018-08-16

Design Content Writer (Copywriter)

Redmond, WA 98052
  • Job Code
    633982
  • Payrate
    $30 To $35
job summary:

Design Content Writer needed for Contract Opportunity with Randstad Technologies client in Redmond, WA

Our client is looking for a writer who understands design, or a designer with serious writing chops. This is a multi-faceted creative role focused on the Client Design online presence and documentation, equal parts creative writing and technical know-how. They need someone who can tell a great design story, whether through editorials, UX writing, documentation, or copywriting; quickly nailing the Client Design voice to deliver amazing content to our teams and to the world.

What you'll do

  • Audit existing editorial content, develop processes and guidelines, evolve and deliver a compelling tone of voice true to Client's design ethos
  • Write design guidance for multiple platforms, including native Windows and web apps
  • Leverage existing developer documentation and integrate it into design guidance; blending the lines between the technical and the artistic
  • Own editorial improvements, maintenance, and calendaring of Clientdesign.com. You'll also work collaboratively with the designers to ensure that the design and content speak with one voice
  • Connect with design partners across the company to source, organize, research, and write design stories that resonate with a creative audience

What you've got

  • Impressive writing skills and a portfolio to back it up. Storytelling, copywriting, UX writing, documentations, white papers - anything and everything that shows you're awesome at narrative, voice, content strategy, and creative writing
  • Best practices and principles for writing for a design audience, and an open mind to educate the team and elevate our perspective
  • An understanding of design terminology and the relationship between technology and product design
  • The ability to break down large swaths of information into digestible content. Basically, you understand design lingo and can translate it for different audiences
  • The basics on web authoring, including formatting, troubleshooting, tracking and data collection, and SEO best practices
  • An open mind, curiosity about design-in-tech, and a willingness to learn - quickly - by doing.
 
location: Redmond, Washington
job type: Contract
salary: $30 - 35 per hour
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:

What you'll do

  • Audit existing editorial content, develop processes and guidelines, evolve and deliver a compelling tone of voice true to Client's design ethos
  • Write design guidance for multiple platforms, including native Windows and web apps
  • Leverage existing developer documentation and integrate it into design guidance; blending the lines between the technical and the artistic
  • Own editorial improvements, maintenance, and calendaring of Clientdesign.com. You'll also work collaboratively with the designers to ensure that the design and content speak with one voice
  • Connect with design partners across the company to source, organize, research, and write design stories that resonate with a creative audience
 
qualifications:

What you've got

  • Impressive writing skills and a portfolio to back it up. Storytelling, copywriting, UX writing, documentations, white papers - anything and everything that shows you're awesome at narrative, voice, content strategy, and creative writing
  • Best practices and principles for writing for a design audience, and an open mind to educate the team and elevate our perspective
  • An understanding of design terminology and the relationship between technology and product design
  • The ability to break down large swaths of information into digestible content. Basically, you understand design lingo and can translate it for different audiences
  • The basics on web authoring, including formatting, troubleshooting, tracking and data collection, and SEO best practices
  • An open mind, curiosity about design-in-tech, and a willingness to learn - quickly - by doing.
 
skills: What you've got

  • Impressive writing skills and a portfolio to back it up. Storytelling, copywriting, UX writing, documentations, white papers - anything and everything that shows you're awesome at narrative, voice, content strategy, and creative writing
  • Best practices and principles for writing for a design audience, and an open mind to educate the team and elevate our perspective
  • An understanding of design terminology and the relationship between technology and product design
  • The ability to break down large swaths of information into digestible content. Basically, you understand design lingo and can translate it for different audiences
  • The basics on web authoring, including formatting, troubleshooting, tracking and data collection, and SEO best practices
  • An open mind, curiosity about design-in-tech, and a willingness to learn - quickly - by doing.

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