19 days old
2018-01-032018-01-31

Technical Writer

Carmel, IN 46032
  • Job Code
    593943

Company is looking for 2 experienced Technical Writers to help with a Knowledge Management effort for 2018. The ideal candidate will have 5+ years of technical writing experience in an IT environment. Candidates must possess proficiency with writing in a clear, concise manner, and must have experience conveying information for a wide variety of audiences. Candidates who have experience and understanding with ITIL practices will definitely stand out.


REQUIRED SKILLS



  • 5+ years of experience as a technical writer in an IT environment
  • 5+ years: Must have great listening and interviewing skills with the ability to extract information/instructions from highly technical people (patience and persistence)
  • 5+ years: Must write in a clear, concise manner and be able to convey information appropriately for a variety of audiences
  • 3+ years: Single Sourcing-Must be able to create multiple documents using one and the same source (write once, publish everywhere).
  • 2+ years IT Framework (ITIL preferred) experience (highly desired)


Writing skills:



  • Must write in a clear, concise manner and be able to convey information appropriately for a variety of audiences.
  • Minimalist writer: Must be able to take difficult ideas and translate into simple terms.
  • Teamwork: A technical documentation team is part of the bigger mechanism
  • IT Framework (ITIL preferred) experience
  • Business analysis: Must have great listening and interviewing skills with the ability to extract information/instructions from highly technical people (patience and persistence).
  • Single Sourcing: Must be able to create multiple documents using one and the same source (write once, publish everywhere).
  • Design skills: Must be able to show ideas graphically/visually
  • Experience in usability and testing
  • Technical translation: Must have a natural curiosity for exploring things technical and learning how they work.


Training experience:



  • Tool experience: Confluence, Cherwell, PolicyTech, MS Word, Visio, Adobe, Illustrator
  • Soft skills: Communication, abstract reasoning, critical thinker

Categories

  • Information Technology

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