QualificationsMarketingLegal draftingBachelor’s degree
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent practical experience
5 years of experience in marketing and communications, consulting, technical writing, journalism, or other related field
Experience drafting and managing internal communications
Experience working with one or more of the following: Infrastructure, Cloud, Embedded Systems, Security, and/or Privacy
Experience developing communications strategies and integrated campaigns, utilizing both quantitative and qualitative insights
Ability to advise and collaborate with executive leaders
About the job
Technical writers communicate complex information clearly, concisely and accurately, and without relying on jargon. As a technical writer, your role involves tasks such as writing conceptual overviews and procedures, reading and writing example code, or updating help center queries and FAQs. Technical writers play a big part at Google. They are a key link between engineers, marketing associates, developer advocates, as well as all the external users and developers, tying together many vital but disparate parts of the Google ecosystem.
You develop complex, in-depth communications for internal and external audiences and manage projects that involve coordinating multiple junior writers.
The Cloud Security Knowledge Exchange team organizes knowledge on how Cloud Security programs, products, and infrastructure satisfy Google Cloud customers’ needs, with a focus on regulated industries cloud and trusted partner cloud.
In this role, you will seek out and prioritize technical challenges of immense value. You will deliver clear, compelling communications and infuse content with credible knowledge of the technology and infrastructure behind it.
Behind everything our users see online is the architecture built by the Technical Infrastructure team to keep it running. From developing and maintaining our data centers to building the next generation of Google platforms, we make Google’s product portfolio possible. We’re proud to be our engineers’ engineers and love voiding warranties by taking things apart so we can rebuild them. We keep our networks up and running, ensuring our users have the best and fastest experience possible.
Inspire engineering audiences, creating credible and authoritative narratives highlighting the domain’s technical challenges and opportunities.
Deliver and execute on an organizational-wide communications strategy, tied to both the organization’s culture and business objectives.
Improve messaging by identifying, scoping, and conducting internal audience research and market analysis.
Develop and execute small-to-medium scale campaigns, communications, and programs.
Support and facilitate discussion between leaders internally and cross-functionally when ambiguous situations need clarification to move the team forward, and partner with Cloud Security leadership to craft compelling, strategic business narratives.
Google is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. See also Google’s EEO Policy and EEO is the Law. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by completing our Accommodations for Applicants form.