UX Writer

  • Job Location: Seattle, Washington
  • Date Posted:Mar 21, 2017
  • Job Category: UX Designer
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Job Description

    Steyer Associates is seeking a UX Writer to work with our client in Seattle, WA. The right candidate will author and publish on-device UI text, electronic help, and web-based help and trouble-shooting material. The audience is our client's end-users and technical support staff. This is a 6-month project with possibility of converting to a full-time role. This is a 6-month, on-site contract in Seattle, WA, we only can respond to applicants who meet the basic qualifications for this role.

     

    We're looking for someone who has:

    • The flexibility to develop consistent messaging and information design across multiple devices and the web
    • The technical skills to learn new tools and processes for authoring and publishing content.
    • The collaboration skills to work closely with developers and designers to create world-class end-user experiences

    REQUIREMENTS

    • Excellent technical writing skills with an eye for UI/UX; writing samples must demonstrate an aptitude for the user experience, including of-the-moment terminology and concepts
    • Strong technical aptitude and problem-solving skills
    • Must be comfortable editing directly in XML, HTML, and Markdown
    • Must be comfortable with at least one common source control system such as Git (strongly preferred), Perforce (Source Depot), Subversion (SVN), TFS, or Mercurial.
    • Must be able to work from the Windows or Macintosh command line

    PREFERRED

    • Ability to read software source code (at a basic level) is preferred

    Steyer Associates, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or genetics.

    Steyer Associates

    Steyer Associates is a content agency that provides top-notch writers and other content professionals to clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to start-up ventures. We have over 20 years of experience helping clients meet their project goals. One indication of client satisfaction: almost 90% of our business comes from repeat clients and referrals.

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    We work with clients and consultants across the country from our offices around the Seattle, WA area and in San Jose, CA. Our headquarters are on Bainbridge Island, a 30-minute ferry ride from downtown Seattle; we’d enjoy treating you to a cup of coffee any time. Get in touch with us directly, or use this simple online contact form.

    115 Hall Brothers Loop Suite 104
    Bainbridge Island WA 98110
    (206) 780-3345

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