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2020-17194 -

Senior Content Designer

Location(s): Mountain View, California
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Intuit is a mission-driven, global financial platform company that gives everyone the opportunity to prosper. With products like TurboTax, QuickBooks and Mint, we’re using technology to build solutions to challenging financial problems for millions of people around the world.

Overview

In the Intuit Developer Group (IDG), our vision is to be the global, trusted platform of choice for all developers serving small businesses and accountants.  Our content and developer toolset help developers deliver applications and services that work with QuickBooks. 

We’re looking for an innovative content designer to join our small and mighty content team. 

You’ll be responsible for creating the strategy for our developer-facing content. You’ll deliver content for QuickBooks Online SaaS Services API, including tutorials, quick-start guides, conceptual overviews, developer guides, and detailed API documentation. You’ll be working closely with Dev Relationship Engineers, Product Managers and API Development teams. To be successful in this role, you’ll need to put yourself in the developer's shoes and understand what the developer wants to achieve.

Our content team is an essential part of the Small Business Self-Employed Group’s design organization, and we’re out to rewrite, redesign, and rethink the QuickBooks Group’s knowledge content. We’re a team of KB authors, video creators, and conversation designers, and we’re passionate about creating clear, approachable, and friendly content. If you think big about content and love to write, come join us!

At QuickBooks, world-class design helps power the success of small businesses and self-employed people around the world. Our content designers are involved at every step of a project—from gathering insights, brainstorming, prototyping, and experimentation to launching pixel-perfect designs. And we’re innovating through machine learning and conversational UI to make every interaction delightfully simple.

We’re inspired by the courage, passion, and entrepreneurial spirit of our small-business customers. If you’re ready to create bold and elegant solutions that power prosperity around the globe, we want to hear from you.

What you'll bring

  • Bachelor's Degree in English, Technical Writing, Computer Science, Learning Technology, or related field
  • 3+ years of experience writing content for a developer audience
  • Experience working directly with engineers and technical subject matter experts
  • Experience in documenting API usage and creating developer guides
  • Experience using multiple documentation tools to write, format, manage, and publish high-quality content
  • A dazzling online portfolio of writing samples that communicate technical information in a modern, conversational voice and tone
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Passion to thrive in a fast-paced, constantly changing environment
  • A proactive and open-minded attitude to resolving problems and delivering results
  • Familiarity with Payments, Accounting and Fintech domains is a big plus

How you will lead

  • Create and drive the strategy for our developer content
  • Deliver technically accurate content to help developers successfully adopt QuickBooks Online Accounting, Payments and Payroll API, SDKs and other services
  • Produce high quality scenario-based content  to educate app developers & partners
  • Work with raw content from subject matter experts and architects to produce documentation for a technical audience to design and organize documentation sets for new APIs and developer products
  • Work on multiple projects at a time, using strong communication skills to manage time and expectations appropriately
  • Work with Product Managers and other key stakeholders to understand and document product capabilities
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