Software Developer, Applications
Dubuque - IA
Temp / Temp to Hire
$40.00 HOUR USD
Memphis TN, 38187
The Sedona Group https://www.sedonacompass.com/images/sqlogo.png https://www.sedonacompass.com/images/sqlogo.png https://www.sedonacompass.com/ 1-888-696-8813 612 Valley View Drive, Moline, IL 61265
SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT-TECHNICAL WRITING
LOCATION: MEMPHIS, TN
CONTRACT: 1ST SHIFT
To provide mentoring and support to other writers; to create and maintain software, technical, online and help systems documentation, reference and maintenance guides, Web pages, articles brochures and other information using diverse communication and publication methods; to create documentation for software release enhancements; and to ensure internal and external communication of pertinent enhancements.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS and RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Leads and reviews output of other writers. • Assists in the development of style and rules governing technical communications and documentation. • Advises, assists and contributes to design and direction of technical communications and documentation within the department ensuring integrity, consistency and adherence to the corporate vision. • Researches, writes, edits and maintains various forms of media regarding software enhancements, technical procedures, processes and other information; interprets highly-technical and intensive notes and transforms into user-friendly and easy-to-understand documentation. • Writes technical communications and documentation involving discussions on subject matter with programmers and other experts to become more knowledgeable and familiar with company software and technology. • Creates, edits and designs content for various Web sites - Internet, Intranet and Online Help. • Contributes creative skills as needed for: 1) writing special interest and employee relations articles; 2) designing and creating brochures, guides, publications, internal and external communications, report samples, promotional materials; 3) graphic designs for illustrations, charts and photographs included in publications; and 4) other assignments as needed. • Assists other departments with technology-related projects by writing, editing and reviewing creative materials as well as providing information and direction.
SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE:
• Good knowledge of technology verbiage for documentation of procedures and directions for usage • Strong communication skills including accurate spelling and use of the English language in both written and oral communications • Good knowledge of how to locate and identify essential information • Technical, analytical and interpretive skills • Strong organizational skills • Leadership skills • Excellent interpersonal skills • Excellent negotiation skills • Creative, innovative and detail oriented • Ability to keep abreast of technical communications trends • Ability to work in a team environment • Ability to perform multiple tasks and set priorities • Ability to meet or exceed Performance Competencies
EXPERIENCE: Three (3) years technical writing experience required. Technical and claims industry experience preferred particularly in RoboHelp, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe PageMaker, FrontPage, Paint Shop Pro, Adobe Photoshop and Microsoft Office.
Please email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Sedona Staffing Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer