MathWorks Senior Content Editor in Natick, Massachusetts
Senior Content Editor
If reading about and learning technology appeals to you, if you have an eye for seeing ways to improve whatever you’re reading, if you consider yourself a teacher at heart, we’d like to talk with you. You might be:
A developmental editor who works on technical subjects
An experienced technical writer who enjoys coaching others
A web content developer with a focus on technical communication
An educator in a STEM-related field considering a career change
Play a significant role in the development of technical writers and customer-facing information:
Serve as a thinking buddy for writers on their writing and content design.
Give developmental and substantive feedback as well as copy edits on technically complex content.
Run the software, test procedures, and examine examples to inform your edits.
Collaborate on, develop, and communicate style guidelines, writing standards, and editorial processes.
- A bachelor's degree and 7 years of professional work experience (or a master's degree and 5 years of professional work experience, or a PhD degree, or equivalent experience) is required.
Aptitude and curiosity to learn and understand technology
Ability to adopt the perspective of and advocate for the customer
Ability to give explicit and constructive feedback effectively, with rationale
Ability to juggle priorities and adapt your editing to meet deadlines
Attention to detail, language, grammar, and organization
Web content design
Web content accessibility
This position is an on-site role located in Natick, MA.