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Technical Writer (Hands on Lab)

Round Rock, Texas | IT
Job ID: 107116
Listed on 6/14/2021

KellyMitchell matches the best IT and business talent with premier organizations nationwide. Our clients, ranging from Fortune 500 corporations to rapidly growing high-tech companies, are exceptionally served by our 1500+ IT and business consultants. Our industry is growing rapidly, and now is a great time to launch your career with the KellyMitchell team.

Technical Writer (Hands on Lab)

Duties:

  • Determine the needs of end users of technical documentation
  • Study product samples and talk with product engineers, designers and developers
  • Work with technical staff to make products easier to use and thus need fewer instructions
  • Organize and write supporting documents for products
  • Use photographs, drawings, diagrams, animation, and charts that increase users’ understanding
  • Select appropriate medium for message of audience, such as manuals or online videos
  • Standardize content across platforms and media
  • Gather usability feedback from customers, designers, engineers, developers and manufacturers
  • Revise documents as new issues arise

Desired Skills/Experience:

  • Technical Writer with 5-7 years of experience with an online portfolio or writing samples
  • Must be strong in API Documentation
  • Must have experience working with Technical people like engineers and developers
  • Ideally should work on projects like a Hands on Lab, eLearning Platform or Instructional Design projects
  • Should be strong in documentation using Confluence
  • Should be familiar with Taxonomy and Information Architecture (Information architecture (IA) is the art and science of organizing information so it is accessible, usable, and relevant to the end user

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