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Technical Writer

Location: 
Boston
Date Posted: 
04/02/2018
Employment Type: 
Contract
Job ID: 
8779
Description: 

Location: Downtown Boston, MA (5 minutes walk from South Station)

Job Overview: Reporting to the Head of Client Service Management -  the Technical Writer is responsible for producing / revising high-quality Policies and Procedures and other critical project documentation to support the growth of global functions for critical data management product.

Responsibilities

  • Work with internal teams to obtain an in-depth understanding of the operational policies and procedures
  • Inventory and document the platform/product documentation requirements
  • Analyze existing content, identify content gaps and focus on reuse opportunities
  • Produce high-quality documentation that meets applicable standards and is appropriate for its intended audience
  • Create tutorials to help end-users use a variety of applications and user guides, reference guides and supporting documents as well as help end user configure their system and user settings

Requirements

  • Proven working experience in technical writing of software documentation
  • Ability to deliver high quality documentation paying attention to detail
  • Ability to quickly grasp complex technical and operations concepts and make them easily understandable in text and pictures
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office

Key Attributes

  • Team player with professional and positive approach
  • Flexible and can adapt easily to changing/evolving role requirements
  • Creative, innovative and able to think outside of the box
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Self-motivated & self-sufficient
  • Effective communicator at all levels of the organization