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Job #1736

11-24-2014
Job Description: Technical Writer

Company: TEKsystems (IT Staffing Agency)
Location: Englewood, CO

TEKsystems has an opening for an Instructional Designer. This opportunity is located in Englewood, CO. This is a 6 Month W2 Contract position.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Participates in the design, development and evaluation of complex technical training materials, assessments and programs in a variety of curriculum and interactive formats, employing a systematic methodology and instructional technology. Stays current on industry best practices and applies those to the workplace. Consistently models behavior reflective of team play and corporate values.

Required skills:

1 - 2 years of experience with eLearning

2 - 3 years of experience with Office communication and tools(interpersonal team work, phone, video conference, Adobe Acrobat Professional, Microsoft Office tool suite, other PC based computer programs)

1 - 2 years of experience working with detailed tasks with moderate to heavy distractions and/or interuptions

Contact info:

Interested candidates please send resumes to TEKsystems Recruiter at bchegwin@TEKsystems.com for consideration.


Job #1734
11-21-2014
Job Description: Entry-Level Technical Writer

Company: Xilinx, Inc.
Location: Longmont, CO

 

Seeking an entry-level technical writer with strong time and project management skills and the ability to work under pressure with multiple deadlines and projects. Must be passionate about information structure, content, and delivery. Must work successfully with internal customers to foster positive working relationships among engineering, marketing, and product applications groups. 

Duties and Responsibilities:

Assist in the writing, editing, and production of technical documentation for Xilinx products. Candidate must have strong editorial and organizational skills to ensure documentation produced complies with Xilinx and departmental standards and technical English guidelines. Ability to quickly understand and use Xilinx tools as required. Work closely with Sr. Staff Technical Writers to manage documentation projects with internal customers. Working environment is fast-paced, high-demand, multiple-deadline driven.

Experience/Education

  • Experience managing multiple writing projects to different deadlines at the same time
  • Experience following style/writing guidelines
  • BA/BS in English, journalism, technical communication, or a related technical field; a university-issued certificate in technical communication is also acceptable
  • Relevant technical background/experience

Skills:

  • Strong Technical English writing and editorial skills
  • Strong verbal/written communication with global teams
  • Strong organizational skills: project management and status reporting

Contact info:

Interested candidates please contact Mike Furutani at mike.furutani@xilinx.com.

 

9/10/2010
Job #1580
Position Title: Senior Technical Writer

Direct Full-Time

Company Name: LSI Corporation
Job Location: Colorado Springs
 

Duties and Responsibilities:

LSI Corporation is looking for a senior technical writer based in Colorado Springs, CO with significant experience in computer hardware or software documentation development, preferably for an engineering audience.

This position requires a self-directed technical writer who can write, update, edit, review and help plan user documentation to support storage components products. Write clear and concise documentation. Organize material and complete technical writing assignments according to set standard templates, style guidelines, and publication processes.

Work with writers/editors across geographies in a team environment. Extract product information from interaction with the engineering and technical publications teams and from technical/product specifications, previous generation product documentation, and presentations. Develop an understanding of the customer use model and make recommendations for improvements in documentation. Experience in documenting software and highly complex IT hardware systems and architectures is a plus.

A successful candidate must be able to handle documentation projects from start to finish with minimal direction, while managing schedules and meeting deadlines. The position requires the ability to multitask effectively, despite ambiguity, and thrive in a fast-paced, time compressed, and dynamic environment. Must have strong interpersonal skills and be able to communicate effectively with subject matter experts, project managers and other team members.

Required Skills:

  • Understanding of the concepts involved in single sourcing and familiarity with content management and XML-based editors is also a plus.
  • Experience with DITA/structured authoring and HTML is a plus.
  • Experience with Adobe FrameMaker and Quadralay WebWorks desired.
  • Knowledge of PC platforms, XML, and content management systems would be helpful.

A Bachelor's degree in technical communication, electrical engineering, electronics and communication engineering, or computer science or related field is required.

LSI Corporation is a leading provider of innovative silicon, systems and software technologies that enable products which seamlessly bring people, information and digital content together. We offer a broad portfolio of capabilities and services including custom and standard product ICs, adapters, systems and software that are trusted by the world's best known brands to power leading solutions in the storage and networking markets.

We value the diversity of our people. LSI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Interested candidates should send resumes to: Jo’lene Jernberg, LSI Corporation, Manager Standard Products Technical Writing at jolene.jernberg@lsi.com.