Content Editor

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Content Editor needed to handle all levels of edit for a diverse set of console-related Web content including developer-focused white papers, awareness-building newsletter, and technical product documentation in a collaborative, team-based environment. The content editor ensures that documents read well, are grammatically correct, are free of typos, and use correct product terminology and style per corporate and team style and brand guidelines.

In addition to delivering high-quality output, the successful candidate will have excellent time management and organizational skills, including the ability to accurately gauge project duration, deliver on deadlines, and manage a workload with possible conflicting priorities.

The day-to-day activities may include:
• Establish and maintain style guide for some types of content.
• Establish and maintain consistent tone and language across the content.
• Follows corporate and team standards and guidelines to edit a variety of documents and web content for grammar, spelling, usage and style.
• Rewrite content for clarity and consistency, if necessary.
• Provide feedback to writers on editorial changes.
• Work efficiently and within timelines, making level-of-edit decisions based on the priority and schedule set for a given project.
• Manage own workload and deadlines.
• Review layouts, assessing how copy works with the overall design.

TOP required skills:
• Bachelor's degree (English, Technical Communications, Journalism preferred) with minimum 2 years of experience as an editor in a technical environment.
• Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
• Strong attention to detail.
• Ability to prioritize, multitask, and to produce thorough edits on short deadlines.
• Flexibility to adapt work based on deadlines as well as feedback.
• Dedicated to providing the highest quality product that meets or exceeds expectations.
• Exercises good judgment in making or not making specific edits.
• Strong organizational skills and knowledge of developer documentation are also highly desirable.