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Technical Writer - Communications
Ref No.: 18-12359
Location: New York, New York
Technical Writer/Business Analyst
Our Data Science and Analytics group is currently looking to hire one person on a temporary basis with full time hours (40 hours per week). We are seeking a candidate with a background in a technical field (Management Information Systems, Computer Science, Statistics, Data Science, etc.) with an interest in technical writing and documentation. As a member of our team you will have the opportunity to gain real-life work experience, develop your skills, and begin building a network in a professional environment.

Skills Requirements:
• Strong verbal, social, and interpersonal communication skills
• Excellent written communication and organization skills
• Problem solving and analytical skills work on internal and external documentation
• Basic understanding of SQL
• Exposure to Python and Markdown Language (preferred)
Work Experience Requirements:
• Proven experience in developing process documentation by following internal guidelines and examples
• Proven ability to work with multiple teams to assess accuracy of content and information
• Experience in the creation of graphics and/or matrixes in conjunction with business concepts
• Experience writing or editing content with technical subject matter
• Prior work experience and/or extracurricular activities with strong emphasis on technical writing or editing; for example, working as a writing tutor, or writing for an academic journal or student newspaper
• Knowledge of computer programming basics and/or completion of some computer science/programming coursework
Characteristic Requirements:
• Self-motivated
• A great attitude and hunger for learning
• Ability to work within a team environment and with multiple experts within the company
• Must be able to operate in a fast-paced environment
• Must be good at taking instruction and working collaboratively
* Include a writing sample that demonstrates your ability to write clear and compelling documentation. Please do not submit any documents that contain proprietary or confidential information, as we will not be able to review them.