An international software house based in the North West is currently on the market for a passionate and hardworking Technical Writer. This role will be based in the R&D team that is considered to be the heartbeat of the business. In order to maximise productivity and resources, the development team as well as the business have adopted and become huge advocates of Agile and Scrum methodologies. As such a familiarity with Agile development would be advantageous, however this is not essential as training will be provided.
It is important you can quickly familiarise yourself with the business as you will be liaising with product, development and commercial management teams. You will get a unique opportunity to take complete ownership for all documentation that is shipped with the product. This would also include product overview documentation, data sheets, marketing, installation guides, user manuals, slide decks, scoping, drafting and maintenance of User Stories and Product Backlog items.
You will need to have a strong attention to detail and be able to collaborate across multiple teams which includes QA and development through to sales and marketing. It would be desirable if you working knowledge of content management software (ideally MadCap Flare)
Any technical writer who has a passion for technology and a deep understanding of technical concepts would see this role as the ideal platform for their career development with a company who has taken the industry by storm.- provided by Dice