Technical Author- IoT BU

09 Aug 2017
18 Aug 2017
Technical Author- IoT BU Job ID : 11130 Primary Location: Cambridge Primary Country: UK Job Category: Technical Writing Employment Type: Experienced Professionals Division: Internet of Things Department: IoT - Engineering We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. Job Description The Internet of Things Business Unit at ARM is looking for a technical author to join its documentation team. You will be providing engaging, accurate and concise information about the next generation of embedded software and cloud services. At the same time, you will encourage engineers to write and publish independently, and support the community-s contributions. Your goal is to help create a culture in which great documentation is an integral part of product development. What you-ll do: - Lead documentation efforts for at least one engineering team. - Combine different projects into a coherent guide. - Gather information from engineers. - Produce documentation for releases, workshops and ad-hoc opportunities. - Help engineers improve their writing skills and advise them on documenting their projects. - Edit and proofread others- writing. Job Requirements About you: - You consider yourself an author and a teacher. - You are a clear and concise writer, able to break down complex processes. - Your writing is creative, witty and engaging. - You understand the importance of explaining why and how, not just what. - You are able to write for different audiences. - You instinctively recognize and eliminate ambiguity and vagueness. - You can write and publish independently. - You have experience in technical or scientific writing or editing. - Advantage: experience in web services or embedded engineering. - Advantage: experience with Markdown and version control tools. your application must include two writing samples (each at least 250 words), preferably covering technical topics or providing instructions. Benefits Your particular benefits package will depend on position and type of employment and may be subject to change. Your package will be confirmed on offer of employment. ARM-s benefits program provides permanent employees with the opportunity to stay innovative and healthy, ensure the wellness of their families, and create a positive working environment. - Annual Bonus Plan - Discretionary Cash Award - Group Personal Pension Plan with enhanced company contribution - Medical, Travel, Health & Life Insurances - Holiday, 25 days annual leave with option to buy an additional 5 days per year - Sabbatical, 20 paid days every four-year of service - Volunteering, One (1) paid working day each year (TeamARM) - Varies by location: cycle to work, free car parking, gym on site, team and social events About ARM ARM®technology is at the heart of a computing and connectivity revolution that is transforming the way people live and businesses operate. From the unmissable to the invisible; our advanced, energy-efficient processor designs are enabling the intelligence in 86 billion silicon chips and securely powering products from the sensor to the smartphone to the supercomputer. With more than 1,000 technology partners including the world-s most famous business and consumer brands, we are driving ARM innovation into all areas compute is happening inside the chip, the network and the cloud. With offices around the world, ARM is a diverse community of dedicated, innovative and highly talented professionals. By enabling an inclusive, meritocratic and open workplace where all our people can grow and succeed, we encourage our people to share their unique contributions to ARM's success in the global marketplace. About the office At our global HQ in Cambridge, England we house the majority of our engineering and our corporate groups that deliver our extraordinary success. As a world-renowned university town, Cambridge boasts both a beautiful countryside and a historical town center. Local activities include punting on the River Cam and the many museums that reside within Cambridge University.

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