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Associate Professional Technical Writer Full-time Job

5 months ago Professional Tallahassee   155 views
Job Details

Job Description:

Essential Job Functions

  • Assists in researching, writing, editing, and proofreading technical data for use in documents or sections of documents such as manuals, procedures and specifications to provide clients with information regarding technical areas in a less technical way.
  • Interviews programmers, engineers, developers, and other technical personnel. Reads previous documentation and design notes, and uses computer based training or company technical products to gather and research technical information for use in documentation.
  • Writes, organizes, enters and compiles online help files to support end users.
  • Creates, compiles, and delivers system/software developmental documentation packages including, but not limited to narratives, logic diagrams, input and output samples, input preparation instructions, job setup information, etc., from technical project team inputs, system requirements analysis, system design specifications, technical system design, technical procedure development, configuration control requirements, test and training specifications, and programming notes.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Bachelor's degree in communications, journalism, technical writing or related field preferred
  • Zero or more years of technical writing experience
  • Experience working with desktop publishing, word processing, and on-line documentation software
  • Experience working with industry writing style such as grammar, sentence form, and structure

Other Qualifications

  • Good communication skills for interacting with personnel
  • Personal computer and business solutions software skills
  • Proofreading and editing skills
  • Ability to convert technical knowledge into easily understood terms
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Work Environment

  • Office environment
Company Description
DXC Technology helps clients harness the power of innovation to thrive on change. For more than 60 years, we have successfully guided the world’s largest enterprises and government agencies through successful change cycles.
We take pride in our technology independence and our role as a trusted advisor. Our deep experience gives us a clear and confident vision to help clients navigate the future.