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Job #1741
1-23-2014
Job Description: Senior Technical Writer

Company: Pacific Metrics
Location: Lakewood, CO

Pacific Metrics has an opening for a Senior Technical Writer. This opportunity is located in Lakewood, CO.  This is a full time, benefitted (medical, dental, vision, 401k match, etc.) position.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The position of Senior Technical Writer will work with others in the organization to document Pacific Metrics IT systems including its web based assessment systems.  This position will have significant opportunity to document technology systems in the area of online assessment. It has firm deadlines and may require some minimal travel providing customer interface in a team meeting environment. 

Required skills:

- BS in Technical Communications, English or equivalent degree.

- 6+ years overall technical communications experience, with 3+ years direct experience in developing documentation for software and other technology systems. Experience with documenting web applications preferred. Experience documenting software requirements, specifications, and architectures considered a plus.                                                                                                                                     

-3+ years of experience in the MS Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio) and Adobe Acrobat.                                                                                                                                            

-3+ years of experience with single-source authoring and publishing using FrameMaker/RoboHelp (or other authoring tool).

-Ability to work well in a team environment, and willingness to help other team members, while significantly contributing to the overall success of the project.  

-Ability to work quickly and accurately with minimal supervision.                          

-Proven ability to perform well in an environment that focuses on producing tangible results in a defined timeframe.

Contact info:

For more information and to apply on-line, visit our website at www.pacificmetrics.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.