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SAP Technical Writer

Arlington, VA 22201
  • Job Code
    270127BR
  • Jobs Rated
    40th

Introduction
At IBM, our Project Managers excel by leading and coordinating a project teams overall performance, scope, cost, and deliverables. Our clients rely on timely and efficient status reports, and as Project Manager, you will drive the charge with project direction, metric definition, and performance management. If you are ready to help our clients and project teams succeed, we would love to meet you!


Your Role and Responsibilities
IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants enabling enterprises to make smarter decisions and providing unparalleled client and consumer experiences in cognitive, data analytics, cloud technology and mobile app development. IBM GBS empowers clients to digitally reinvent their business and get the competitive edge in the cognitive era in over 170 countries.

Bottom line? We outthink ordinary. Discover what you can do at IBM.

The QA Team is responsible for establishing quality for and delivery of extensive contractual documentation between multiple IBM teams and the client. Resource must be able to quickly learn standards in order to review documents and be proactive to work with the QA Lead if problems are detected that are not addressed by the established standards. Resource reviews and edits documentation (business process specifications technical specifications and general program documents). Work with document owners to confirm QA edits to content are valid and acceptable before submission to the client. After establishing that documentation meets the established quality guidelines/style assist with tracking/posting deliverables. Strong attention to detail is a must.

QA resource supports quality audits (to include peer review collection training and weekly status posting in our program repository). Resource should also be comfortable training team members on processes quality standards and tool use when needed.

BENEFITS
Health Insurance. Paid time off. Corporate Holidays. Sick leave. Family planning. Financial Guidance. Competitive 401K. Training and Learning. We continue to expand our benefits and programs, offering some of the best support, guidance and coverage for a diverse employee population.CAREER GROWTH
Our goal is to be essential to the world, which starts with our people. Company wide we kicked off an internal talent strategy program called Go Organic. At our core, we are committed to believing and investing in our workforce through:
  • Skill development: helping our employees grow their foundational skills
  • Finding the dream job at IBM: navigating our company with the potential for many careers by channeling an employees strengths and career aspirations
  • Diversity of people: Diversity of thought driving collective innovation
In 2015, Go Organic filled approximately 50% of our open positions with internal talent that were promoted into the role.

CORPORATE CITIZENSHIP
With an employee population of 375,000 in over 170 countries, amazingly we connect, collaborate, and care. IBMers drive a corporate culture of shared responsibility. We love grand challenges and everyday improvements for our company and for the world. We care about each other, our clients, and the communities we live, work, and play in!


Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • 3+ years experience as technical writer with expert grasp on grammar and composition and strong written communication skills.
  • Must learn existing documentation standards/guidelines/templates to apply across work efforts.
  • Ability to take complex requirements and concepts and reproduce in comprehensive written language.
  • Review and develop documented technical and functional requirements via design documentation and follow strict government requirements while maintaining continuity of style and message of content.
  • Manage updates and revisions to technical documents as revisions are required.
  • Ability to create internal training documentation to train functional/technical resources on quality processes and tool use.
  • Must be able to create presentations in established PowerPoint templates when required to support team initiatives or meetings.



Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Federal/DoD experience is preferred.
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to manage multiple parallel tasks
  • Ability to learn follow and enforce quality standards for documentation updates across program deliverables
  • Ability to get Secret Clearance for Federal DoD Program



About Business Unit
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.


Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.


About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.


Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.


Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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Posted: 2019-10-27 Expires: 2019-11-26

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