Consultant Information Developer
Arm
Bengaluru, Karnataka
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Job Description

Role

This is an exceptional opportunity for an information developer/technical author who wants to work on ground-breaking technology for the world’s leading Intellectual Property (IP) semiconductor company. Have you demonstrated an interest in technology? Do you have excellent verbal and written communication skills? Do you have a detail-orientated and pro-active approach? If yes, you could be the candidate that we are seeking to join our Bangalore-based team of information developers.

Arm Introduction

If you have a smartphone, digital camera, digital TV, gaming console, or a smart meter at home, you have already used an Arm-powered product. Over 125 Arm Powered products are shipped every second and over 35 billion Arm technology-based chips have been shipped to date, making us the world’s leading Intellectual Property (IP) semiconductor supplier.

We see a world where billions of people can connect to communicate and collaborate every day. We want to improve people’s lives by enabling access to affordable, easy to use intelligent electronic products and services that can transform the way we live and work.

We are at the heart of shaping the future of our digital world. We build and support collaborative and open relationships with leading technology companies globally. By working side-by-side with them, we design and license IP that enables them to innovate. It is Arm technology that is enhancing the lives of over six billion people connected in the world today.

Technical Communications

The Technical Communications team is part of the Arm Sales and Partner Enablement [SPE] group. It is responsible for producing and maintaining technical content for all Arm products, including documentation, user assistance, and multimedia. Technical Communications has a presence in all of Arm’s major design centers. Members of the team come from a variety of backgrounds, and range from experienced information developers to graduates. The team operates to established, well-defined processes and standards.

Key responsibilities

Creates and maintains structured technical content that maximizes comprehension and ease of use, and eliminates ambiguity without the loss of precision.
Ensures that the technical content complies with corporate and Technical Communications writing standards.
Works with the Technical Communications team lead to improve and implement processes and best practices.
Leads and assists documentation projects, including planning, tracking, and reporting on those projects.
Develops skills and knowledge in Arm technologies and products.
Develops a good understanding of tools, corporate standards, procedures, and policies.

Job Requirements

Education and qualifications:
A degree or post-graduate qualification in Electronics.
Alternatively, significant technical writing/information development experience in the field of Electronics.

Essential skills:
3-5 years of experienced information developer, writing for global audiences.
Experience writing technical documentation for electronics, microprocessors, or computer hardware or software. Alternatively writing in a technology area where similar technical skills are applied.
Fundamental knowledge of core technical communication concepts.
Excellent knowledge of the English language.
Excellent communication skills.
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Good understanding of the documentation production cycle.
Work well on your own and as part of a team.
Interpret source information supplied by engineers and transform that information so that is easily understood by the end user.
Good understanding of documentation planning.
Good problem solver, with sound judgement based on your analysis of factual information.
Manage conflicting priorities if they arise.
Able to take the lead on small projects and tasks, and to be an active participant in larger, more complex documentation tasks.
Good organizational skills, with fine attention to detail to monitor and continuously improve the quality of your own work.
The ability to learn and adapt. Be flexible and pragmatic in approach.

Additional Skills:
We’d like you to have some of the following skills, however the skill we most value in you is the ability to learn and grow within the job and then use your knowledge to help your colleagues.

Knowledge of:
The industry in which Arm operates.
Embedded electronics.
Microprocessors.
System-on-chip designs.
Software and hardware engineering.
Structured authoring.
DITA
HTML, XML and scripting.

Tools:
XML-based authoring tools, such as oXygen XML editor.
Content Management System.
Tortoise SVN.
Microsoft Office
Microsoft Visio.
Graphics/Multimedia.

What are the desired behaviors for this role?

At Arm, we are proud to have a set of behaviors that reflect our rare culture and guide our decisions, defining how we work together to defy ordinary and craft extraordinary. These behaviors are assessed as part of the recruitment process

We not I

Actively participate in thriving the Global Arm community
No individual leads the right answer. Brilliance is collective
Information is important, share it
Realize that we win when we collaborate and that everyone misses out when we don’t (what does collaborate)

Passion for Progress

Our differences are our strength. Widen and mix up the pool of people you connect with
Difficult things can take unexpected directions. Stick with it
Make feedback positive and expansive, not negative and narrow
The essence of progress is that it can’t stop. Grow with it and lead your own progress

Be Your Forward-thinking Self

Be quirky not egocentric
Recognize the power in saying ‘I don’t know’
Make trust our default position
Hold strong opinions lightly
Success in the global marketplace.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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Benefits

Your particular benefits package will depend on position and type of employment and may be subject to change. Your package will be confirmed on offer of employment. Arm’s benefits program provides permanent employees with the opportunity to stay innovative and healthy, ensure the wellness of their families, and create a positive working environment.

Annual Bonus Plan
Discretionary Cash Award
Contributory Pension
Insurance, Medical, Life & Personal accident
Holiday, 25 days annual leave
Sabbatical, 20 business days every four-year of service
Volunteering, One (1) paid working day each year (TeamARM)
Others, subsidized meal, gym, team and social events
About Arm

Arm® technology is at the heart of a computing and connectivity revolution that is transforming the way people live and businesses operate. From the unmissable to the invisible; our advanced, energy-efficient processor designs are enabling the intelligence in 86 billion silicon chips and securely powering products from the sensor to the smartphone to the supercomputer. With more than 1,000 technology partners including the world’s most famous business and consumer brands, we are driving Arm innovation into all areas compute is happening inside the chip, the network and the cloud.

With offices around the world, Arm is a diverse community of dedicated, innovative and highly talented professionals. By enabling an inclusive, meritocratic and open workplace where all our people can grow and succeed, we encourage our people to share their unique contributions to Arm's success in the global marketplace.

About the office

The Arm Bangalore office employs staff from the Architecture & Technology, CPU, Physical Design, Systems & Software and Administrative Support teams. Located at a height of over 900 m (3,000 ft) above sea level, Bangalore is known for its pleasant climate throughout the year which makes it suitable for a variety of outdoor sports in the numerous parks and gardens that dot the city.

Bangalore, India
Arm Embedded Technologies Private Ltd.
Bagmane World Technology Center - SEZ
Citrine Block, 5th and 6th Floor
Marathahalli Outer Ring Road,
Mahadevapura,
Bangalore - 560 048.