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Oracle Technical and Content Writer in Richmond, Virginia

Creates, develops, plans, writes and edits operational, instructional, maintenance, test or user manuals for paper, multimedia or web-based publications. Contributes to the timely design, production and delivery/completion of product documentation and document sets.

As a member of the technical writing division, you will organize and prepare information for publication and develop publication concepts for the best communication of subject matter. Review technical information prepared by other staff members for clarity and content. Take an active role in the definition and evolution of standard practices and procedures.

Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization. Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 7 years of software engineering or related experience.

This is a remote/office based position which may be performed anywhere in the United States except for within the state of Colorado.

Oracle is an Affirmative Action-Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veterans status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

The Technical and Content Writer will be the primary line writer and editor for the majority of the content that will turn Oracle into a special place for developers. You will help maintain a unique style and will be the final decision maker before we release a podcast, post, or video. Your challenge? Inspire and engage a world of developers.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead, define, and execute high-quality content (web pages, blog posts, news, in-depth stories, users guides, etc.) that reflect the voice, tone and goals of developers.

  • Facilitate new ideas, tactics and strategies related to storytelling, content presentation and outreach.

  • Conduct research and SEO guidelines, using your high level of creativity and data-driven insights to define, write and edit content that will engage with developers.

  • Run content programs from start to finish: setting up strategy sessions, building content programs, leading teams and relationship with our developers, writing and editing, measuring and optimizing results.

  • Work across departments and teams to enhance and improve our content.

  • Create and maintain relationships with external sources that can provide unique and authentic content to our website.

  • Help define new processes and workflows to expand our multimedia capacity and bring original strategies to improve our content.

Qualifications:

  • 5 years of experience in content-related field

  • 4 years of experience as writer and editor

  • Great writing, editing and digital marketing strategy skills

  • Proven track-record defining creative editorial strategy for brands, planning and leading developer programs

  • Ability to grow an external network of writers and contributors within the developer space

  • Passion for story and content as well as a creative mindset

  • Ability to research and assess data to create visualizations, maps and other interactive experiences

  • Avid consumer of all types of media

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Able to write in explanatory and procedural styles for multiple audiences

Great sense of humor and an appetite for unexpected opportunities.

Job: *Product Development

Organization: *Oracle

Title: Technical and Content Writer

Location: United States

Requisition ID: 2100094V

Other Locations: CA-Canada

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