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Cisco Digital Content Strategist in Bangalore, India

Who You Are

Are you an energetic problem solver, critical thinker, and emphatic storyteller? If your answer is "Yes," we’d like to talk to you! The Cisco Networking Group’s Technical Communication team is looking for stellar Content Strategists to join us in our journey to redefine the content experience for our customers.

What We Do

Our team develops content for service providers and web scale companies to redesign their networks, making the internet and all it has to offer, accessible to more people than ever before. We continue to lead by creating the 'Internet for the Future' for the 5G era across silicon, routing and optical networks, network automation, and more.

What You’ll Do

The global initiatives we’re driving to transform the content experience present a host of exciting opportunities for content professionals. As a Content Strategist at Cisco, the job requires you to:

  • Provide expert advice and counsel to management, influencing the strategic direction of Tech Docs

  • Drive Tech Doc objectives and alignment with stakeholder groups (Cisco Tech Docs, IT, CX)

  • Engage with stakeholders to deliver complex, business-critical, end-to-end content solutions for open-source projects, developer content, Cloud products, etc.

  • Develop outcome-based content models to help customers achieve their goals in the most efficient manner.

  • Assess industry trends, business goals, user needs, content requirements, and content sources to make content decisions.

  • Pivot our content from being overtly technology-focused to one that is geared for customer-success

  • Implement strong search engine optimization (SEO) practices, interpret user research and site analytics, and conduct audits to inform content needs and develop recommendations based on organizational goals and user needs

  • Identify and execute automation opportunities

What You Should Have

  • 5+ years of experience in a content strategy or related role and 5+ years working in technical communications as a writer or other related role.

  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, online analytics, or a related field.

  • Ability to think broadly and strategically about content and how it can radically improve the digital experience for our customers

  • Exceptional people skills—helpful, respectful, approachable, team-oriented

  • Portfolio of work that demonstrates content that simplifies the overall product and content experience.

  • Exceptional communication and planning skills.

  • Analytical mind to review vast data, spot patterns-trends, and draw conclusions.

  • Knowledge of A/B testing and measuring content performance

  • Familiarity with the use of taxonomy for content management

  • Ability to quickly come up to speed with the product, technology, and tooling nuances

  • A strong impact in the Tech Comm. industry through paper presentations and participation in community events and conferences.

Why Cisco

We connect everything; people, processes, data, and things. We innovate everywhere, taking bold risks to shape the technologies that give us smart cities, connected cars, and handheld hospitals. And we do it in style with unique personalities who aren't afraid to change the way the world works, lives, plays, and learns.

We are thought leaders, tech geeks, pop culture aficionados, and we even have a few purple-haired rock stars. We celebrate the creativity and diversity that fuels our innovation. We are dreamers, and we are doers.

Cisco is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis.

Cisco will consider for employment, on a case by case basis, qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.