Technical writer (remote)

  • Post Date: 13/09/2021
  • Apply Before: 13/11/2021
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Job Overview

The Technical Writer for Edifecs will be a part of a multinational team of writers and will work under the supervision of a technical writer lead/manager. They will have the opportunity to develop content in a variety of media, including online help, web-based e-learning, and manuals designed to help customers implement Edifecs solutions to ensure the operational integrity of their business data.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Work with product managers, developers, technical support, and QA personnel to ensure that each documentation project meets the requirements of the software release as a whole. Tasks include:

  • Review source materials, system requirement specifications, marketing requirement documents, release requirement documents, functional and design specifications, and software to learn about features of the software;
  • Develop online Help, training materials, video tutorials, and other collateral as required for a client-server analytic product based on MS SQL Server/Oracle and an SDK;
  • Create and support documentation for Java, JavaScript, .NET, web API’s;
  • Provide UI texts and labels to improve product usability;
  • Develop documentation for a private cloud orchestration system;
  • Identify new features, fix bugs and known issues to ensure that the documentation accurately reflects the state of the software as shipped.

Required Qualifications:

  • 3+ year experience in technical writing;
  • Excellent knowledge of English (advanced or proficiency);
  • Excellent writing, editing, and organizational skills;
  • Concise writing abilities;
  • Experience using any authoring tool (MadCap Flare, Adobe RoboHelp, Adobe FrameMaker, etc.);
  • Experience developing web-based training materials;
  • Knowledge of HTML, XML, and CSS;
  • Demonstrated ability to assimilate technically complex information;
  • Strong will in mastering technical writer’s profession;
  • Education/Certification Requirements: Master or Specialist degree in computer science or any other related field.

Organizational & Communication Skills:

  • Ability to handle multi-tasking and workflow disruptions, working as a team member as well as independently;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills coupled with the ability and flexibility to work with a variety of personalities and nationalities;
  • Demonstrated ability to work within tight deadlines.

We Offer:

  • monthly payment in USD or EURO;
  • annual review of the compensation level;
  • annual paid leave: 22 working days (~ 1 calendar month);
  • national calendar based holidays: all weekends and days off marked in the national calendar;
  • payment of sick leave: 10 days a year or more in case of COVID-19;
  • comfortable conditions: flexible schedule;
  • English: online learning in groups with a teacher;
  • access to the LinkedIn Learning educational platform;
  • equal opportunities for all.
Job Detail
  • Career LevelMiddle+
  • Experience3+ Years
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