Technical Writer, Jobs, Scotland, Glasgow, 5245
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Technical Writer - Glasgow

£36,000 - Technology - IT- Business Analysis
Ref: 5245 Date Posted: Monday 12 Feb 2018
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Nine Twenty Technology is delighted to be recruiting a Technical Writer for their global technology client based in Glasgow.

A technical writer/content developer will work closely with development team either physically or

virtually embedded, testers and other writers. The Content Developer’s role will be to gather

information from various sources including stakeholders, subject matter experts and pre-release software, and to produce a variety of content and information deliverables.

This role involves participation in the entire software development process from start to finish.

In addition to working with other teams, this individual will contribute towards the delivery and ongoing maintenance of Verint Workforce Optimisation suite information offering, including content

management.

Experience

  • 3 or more years’ experience in a technical writing environment.
  • A degree in a technical discipline that is applicable for entry to the technical communications profession or relevant practical experience.
  • Ability to work both independently and with guidance.

Industry specific:

  • Regarded as very knowledgeable/experienced in the following areas:
  • A working understanding of object oriented software development and object
  • oriented software development terminology is highly desirable.
  • Experience working in an Agile team is an asset
  • Knowledge of Madcap Flare is an asset.

Environment:

  • Displays ability to work within technical teams and writing teams
  • concurrently, and can manage own delivery schedule
  • Possesses analytical and project management skills with the ability to
  • prioritize tasks.
  • Ability to work independently as well as in team environment.

Product/Technical:

Skills and experience required:

  • Knowledge of content authoring tools such as Mad Cap Suite
  • Knowledge of graphic tools such as SnagIt, Photoshop, etc.

Professional/Task Essential Experience:

  • Experience of delivering technical writing content.
  • Works under general supervision while being independent.
  • Adheres to modern technical communication best practices
  • Complies to internal writing and style guidelines

To apply for this position, please get in touch with Rachael at Nine Twenty.