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Part Time Technical Writer

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Our client is seeking a versatile individual for creating and maintaining technical and business documentation using client documentation standards for their team. Documentation projects will include development of business and technically oriented slide decks, translating project experiences into case study documents, creation of technical whitepapers/reference architectures, ghost writing blogs and managing web properties, including team SharePoint sites.

Below are a few details of the responsibilities and skill sets for this position

This role is onsite - Part Time

Responsibilities
- Translate technical and/or complicated information into clear, concise documentation appropriate for Technical target audiences
- Translate engineering project output into clear, concise business/management oriented documentation for various target audiences
- Proof read / edit, author and format content for technical documents with inputs from Subject Matter Experts
- Ensure compliance with defined templates and guidelines, for example, the client Style Guide
- Assist in developing and formatting PowerPoint slides required by engineering and management team members for meetings and communication sessions
- Interview subject matter experts and technical staff to collect information, prepare written text, and coordinate layout and material organization
- Maintain documentation library on MS SharePoint
- Maintain MS SharePoint sites to improve communications and interaction within the team and with other teams
- Create newsletters, brochures and other communication material
- Ghost write technical blogs, how-to guides and whitepapers

Skill Set – Required
- 3 to 5 years of experience in technical writing/editing/reviewing technical documents and white papers [samples may be requested to validate experience]
- 1 to 2 years of experience in developing documentation for business oriented and executive presentations
- Accredited Technical Writer Certificate / degree
- Hands-on working experience with MS Office tool set (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Visio) and Adobe
- Hands-on working experience in the creation and maintenance of content using collaboration tools, such as MS Sharepoint preferred.
- Proficiency in the English language, both spoken and written
- Superior documentation, communication and interpersonal skills
- Experience with standardization and quality control of deliverables
- Ability to work effectively both independently, within a team and between teams
- Experience in working with a global team with a flexibility to work with team members residing in various time zones and from multiple cultures

Additional Skill Set – Desired
- Product/Service marketing and communication experience
- Experience with developing and managing blogs
- Designing and developing websites using MS SharePoint platform

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