Content and Communications Designer in Southbury, CT

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

IBM   •  

Southbury, CT 06488

Industry: Information Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 28 days ago


Thomas J. Watson said it best: "Good design is good business." Visualization is critical to discovering data-driven insights and effectively communicating that knowledge to others. Designers at IBM work to create experiences that work together, work the same, and work for our clients. Does the thought of creating the platform at the heart of solutions like Watson, Blockchain, IoT, and Security excite you? If so, read on!

Your Role and Responsibilities

This role is in Southbury, CT

IBM is searching for an experienced writer to help with communications that are sent internally within the CIO organization. You will work alongside other communication designers, UX, and visual designers; working together to craft easy to read and attractive communication pieces . You will meet with teams requesting support to learn about the request and get an understanding of the content needed, using that information to create effective content. Content is written to meet a set of standards such as order, clarity, style, and terminology.

Role responsibilities include:

You will be responsible for ensuring content is understandable and easy to read, and clearly describes next steps/actions.

You are expected to collaborate with other writers, UX, and visual designers to build a consistent style for CIO communications.

You will work on comms/content utilizing Agile methodologies.

This role sits onsite in NYC, NY.

IBM will not be providing visa sponsorship for these positions now or in the future. Therefore, in order to be considered for this position, you must have the ability to work without a need for current or future visa sponsorship.

The Office of the Chief Information Officer (CIO) owns IBM's IT strategy and provides the tools, workstations, devices, and infrastructure that IBMers use to do their jobs every day. Put simply, our mission is to create a productive environment for IBM's 365,000 worldwide employees. Join us as we lead with design to drive simplicity and ease of use, engineering the systems that run the business, and innovating to transform the business. CIO Design CIODEM19


Required Professional and Technical Expertise

Bachelor's Degree Communication, Journalism, or a related field with experience in content writing

At least 5 years of experience in content writing with a focus on communications.

Experience working in an agile environment.

English: Fluent

Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise

  • Masters Degree Communication, Journalism, or a related field with experience in content writing.
  • Experience in multi-media or writing storyboards for short videos.
  • Experience working in an agile environment.

About Business Unit

The IBM Finance organization is responsible for driving enterprise performance and transformation. We are the financial stewards of IBM, delivering IBM's financial strategy, developing new business models, and mitigating enterprise risk.Do you have a passion for creating business value? Join our team in accounting, financial planning, pricing, business controls, tax, treasury, business development (acquisitions & divestitures), and global financing.

Your Life @ IBM

What matters to you when you're 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

IBM's 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.

Preferred Education: Master's Degree Commissionable: No

Key Job Details

  • Country: US
  • Category: Design & Offering Management
  • Required Education: Bachelor's Degree
  • Position Type: Professional
  • Employment Type: Full-Time
  • Contract Type: Regular
  • Req ID: 260304BR
  • Location: SOUTHBURY, CT US

Valid Through: 2019-10-19