Technical Writer

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We are in need of a skilled Technical Writer to meet with team members, determine our documentation needs, build a doc plan, create the documentation, vet the documentation and revise as needed.

The new Technical Writer may research, design, develop and write technical information online or in print for a variety of audiences and purposes. The technical writer produces documentation that complies with documentation plan requirements. Obtains technical information from project developers, program managers, product managers, testers and product support personnel; converts specific feedback into documentation. Responds to editorial and reviewer feedback.

• 1-2 years work related experience required.
• Must have excellent writing, analytical and problem solving skills.
• Must be able to demonstrate an understanding of a specified software product, or must have the ability to learn specified technology quickly.
• Demonstrated ability to combine technical expertise with technical communication skills is required.
• The ability to work under deadline pressure is required.
• Must be able to work independently and as part of a team.
• Bachelor's degree in Technical Communications, Journalism, English or related field preferred.
• Work related experience may substitute for degree.

TOP 3 required skills that candidates must have.
1. Self starter
2. Pursue the info you need, dig out details
3. Write good documentation