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Senior Technical Writer

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Plan, write, edit, index, and revise a variety of technical and user documents.Collaborate with development and product management teams to gain an understanding of the product.Analyze project requirements to determine the most appropriate types of publications for the product .Ensure accuracy and completeness of technical documentation for the intended audience.Work with translation agencies in the creation of multiple language versions of base documents.Create application-specific training materials and documentation for non-technical audiences.Review and test peer-documentation for accuracy, grammar clarity and compliance with corporate style guidesContribute to continuous improvement of technical writing practices, methods, and tools.Preferred SkillsHigh level knowledge of software technology, web applications and programming languages would be an asset knowledge of established style guides, documentation best practices and writing according to guidelines would be preferredQualificationsNumber of Years of Work Experience 3-5 years in a technical writing role producing written materials covering the deployment, operation, and troubleshooting of enterprise software solutions.Required SkillsExcellent communication skills, both verbal and written. Ability to understand different product end-user roles and responsibilities and translate technical functionality into clear, concise, and complete documentation meeting the needs of those end-users. Able to adapt to different writing styles based on document type and end-user needs such as user manuals, help systems, technical bulletins, and release notes Hands on experience with help authoring tools & desktop publishing applications (Flare, Robohelp, oXygen, Framemaker, etc). experience authoring with DITA or other XML-based structured content system A strong eye for detail. Ability to self-manage concurrent deliverables across projects. Well organized and experience with successfully managing the versioning and branding of documents.
Degree: M.Com. (Commerce) | M.Pharm. (Pharmacy) | M.Sc. (Science) | MA (Arts) | MBA/ PGDM | MCA/ PGDCA

Additional Degree: BE/ B.Tech (Engineering)

Experience: 3-5


Application Programming | Graphic Designing/Animation/Web Designing | Software Engineer | Technical Writing
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