Technical Writer, Security

Austin, Texas, United States
Corporate Functions

Summary

Posted:
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200155267
This position can be located in Austin (TX), Seattle (WA), Santa Clara Valley (CA), or Boulder (CO) Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming great products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. We’re a diverse collection of thinkers and doers, continually reimagining our products, systems, and practices to help people do what they love in new ways. This is a deeply reciprocal place, where everything we build is the result of people in different roles and teams working together to make each other’s ideas stronger. That same real passion for innovation that goes into our products also applies to our practices, strengthening our dedication to leave the world better than we found it.

Key Qualifications

  • Extraordinary writing, editing, formatting, collaboration, presentation and communication skills
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects on tight timelines
  • Experience collaborating with writers, visual designers, and domain experts
  • Ability to express ideas clearly and concisely
  • Passion for providing a phenomenal user experience
  • Real passion for research and learning
  • Working knowledge of HTML, Markdown and Mac (OS and apps like Pages and Keynote)
  • Working knowledge of Git and Radar

Description

We’re looking for an expert Technical Writer to take our information security content to the next level. As a Technical Writer for the Information Security Communications team, you'll craft web articles, FAQs, landing pages, training courses, and emails to help keep Apple information safe. You'll work with partners to make sure content is accurate, appropriate, and visually engaging. The result? Amazing content that gives our customers the answer they're looking for, at exactly the right time and in exactly the right way. - Write clear, simple content that speaks to customers in their own language - Suggest ways to improve content with formatting and visuals - Give feedback to your peers and review your own work with others - Collaborate openly and effectively with a range of stakeholders - Collaborate with content strategists to analyze underperforming content and suggest ways to enhance it - Run content projects and communicate status proactively - Look for ways to make your content better - keep raising the bar

Education & Experience

Bachelor's degree in technical communication, writing/composition, or similar field (Master's degree in technical communication preferred). 5+ years of related experience with a Bachelor's degree, or 2+ years with a Master's degree.

Additional Requirements