Intern - Technical Writer
Location: Redwood City, California US
Job Number: 25344
Position Title: Intern
Technical Writer Intern
Local candidates preferred
Reporting to the Senior Manager of Documentation in Redwood City, CA, you will be a key member of the team responsible for delivering help documentation, articles, videos, and tutorials that help our customers succeed. You will work closely with other technical writers and software engineers to create user-facing content. You will focus on documentation for big data products.
Informatica is looking for an energetic intern with outstanding written and verbal communication skills. You have excellent analytical abilities and strong technical skills. You are a self-starter and can be a high impact member of the documentation team. You will gain experience working in a fast-paced environment creating content that is clear, concise, and useful. You will learn how to create various types of content, like videos and articles, and learn common tech writing tools and skills.
Informatica’s internships last 12 weeks during the summer months. We are currently hiring for the May/June 2019 timeframe and will be located in our Redwood City, CA office.
- Graduating between December 2019 and June 2020 with a BA/MA/BS/MS (engineering, technical communications, humanities, social sciences)
- Must be a student, currently enrolled with a GPA of 3.0 or higher
- Excellent analytical and written communication skills
- Ability to quickly learn technical information
- Ability to meet deadlines and help others meet them
- Is attentive to detail and accuracy and is committed to excellence
- Knowledge of big data concepts a plus
- Experience with databases, SQL, XML, WSDL, application servers, ERP, CRM, and data warehousing a plus
City: Redwood City
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At Informatica, We “DATA”. We Do Good, Act As One Team, Think Customer First, and Aspire For The Future. Informatica enables companies to unleash the power of data to become more agile, realize new growth opportunities, lead to new inventions resulting in intelligent market disruptions.
A career with Informatica gives you all the opportunities and benefits that can only come from working for the trusted industry leader, including amazing, energetic team members; a globally diverse workplace; and a company dedicated to your success, growth and advancement.
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