• Intern - Technical Writer Jobs in United States Of America - 26175783

  • Akamai Technologies India Pvt Ltd
  • United States Of America, Usa

Job Description:

Overview

The Technical Writer Intern will focus on developing technical documentation to support a variety of key projects that could include, but is not limited to, new hire onboarding, organizational communication, and information access The Technical Writer Intern will focus on learning authoring tools, process and procedures for the department

In addition to your day-to-day responsibilities, program participants will be invited to a variety of formal and informal trainings, interact frequently with company leadership, and attend social events

Applicants will only be considered if they are currently enrolled in a college/university and are graduating between December 2020 and May 2023

As a Technical Writer, your responsibilities may include

* Assess documentation needs based on product goals, usage, and reader needs

* Collaborate with cross-functional teams (Engineering, Product Management, Service and Support, Operations, and Quality Assurance) to plan projects, anticipate documentation needs, solve problems, scope deliverables, determine delivery mechanisms, and communicate progress

* Produce high-quality documentation that is clear, organized, and appropriate for the target audience

* Maintain, improve, and augment existing documentation

* Creating video content for technical training

* Video editing

About the Intern Program

The Akamai Summer Internship Program is designed to give students the opportunity to apply their skills, gain valuable experience, and contribute to the organization in a meaningful way Internships are project-based and focus on real business challenges important to Akamais continued success Program participants will be encouraged to be proactive members on their team, taking on a comfortable level of responsibility, and challenged to think critically and creatively

In addition to your day-to-day responsibilities, program participants will be invited to a variety of formal and informal trainings, interact frequently with company leadership, and attend social events Akamai is committed to your professional development and you will receive ongoing formal and informal feedback throughout your summer experience

Required Skills

*Currently pursuing a Bachelors or Masters in technical communications, journalism, or business writing or related field and returning to the program after completion of the internship

*Available to work 40 hours per week during the intern cycle

Desired Skills

* Demonstrated understanding of the technical documentation development cycle

* Demonstrated experience with modern user assistance principles and best practices, user research methodologies, Web 20 and Mobile industry standards and trends

* Experience with video or media editing software

* Experience with media and video creation, specifically relating to technical documentation

* Demonstrated knowledge of content delivery networks and an understanding of network protocols and the Internet

* Comfortable working across departments within the Engineering organization

* Enjoy delving into new technologies in a highly engineering-centric culture

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : Software Services, Internet/Dot com/ISP
Functional Area : IT Software : Software Products & Services
Role : Software Engineer
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 12th Aug 2020

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