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Digitech Systems, Inc. is looking for a Technical Writer with 5 or more years of experience to join our award-winning product development team. Candidates should have demonstrable experience documenting desktop and web enterprise software applications. The Technical Writer will be responsible for:
Duties and Responsibilities:
-Designing, gathering content, authoring, and maintaining documents, online help, technical white papers, and other documentation media for enterprise products.
-Collaborating with software developers, quality assurance analysts, and other stakeholders to understand product technologies, features, and limitations.
-Writing, editing, and creating layout standards for product manuals, online help, release notes, and other documentation media.
-Developing processes, templates, and other structure for maintaining reusable (i.e., "single-sourcing") documentation and help materials.
-Coordinating documentation reviews with developers to ensure accuracy of documentation and help materials.
-Researching new technologies and techniques to ensure that company projects use state-of-the-art documentation methodologies and tools.
-Participating in all phases of the software development lifecycle including project planning.
To be successful in this position, you must have outstanding written and verbal communication skills, be detail-oriented, able to work with limited supervision, and willing to take ultimate responsibility for the quality of Digitech's documentation. In addition, you should be proficient with:
-MadCap Flare 9.0
-Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint)
-Microsoft Internet Explorer (and other browsers such as Firefox, Chrome, and Safari)
-Source code control (e.g., Visual SourceSafe or Surround SCM)
-Defect tracking systems (Seapine Test Track Pro or equivalent)
Candidates must be authorized to work in the USA; no sponsorship is offered. This position is a full-time, direct-hire position and requires a daily presence in our office in Greenwood Village, CO.
Please submit salary history and resume (in PDF format) to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls, please. Principals only. EOE.