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Technical Writer
Ref No.: 18-72025
Location: Columbus, Indiana
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 09/28/2018
• Assist in writing Technical Specifications for Systems and Software
• Maintain all source and documentation files related to the project for archival purposes.
• Amend legacy product according to ECNs (Engineering Change Notices).
• Assist other technical writers when necessary.
• Proofread other technical writer's documentation.
• Build rapport with Engineering & business teams to gather tribal knowledge of the existing version
• Adhere to customer Technical Writing Style Guide.
• Perform other duties as required, including assisting others in department.
Primary Skills:
• BS or Associates Degree in English, writing, communications, or previous writing experience.
• 3+ years of experience in technical writing.
• Must have experience with Adobe Acrobat, Illustrator, and Photoshop.
• Experience in taking technical photographs and manipulating digital images is a plus.
• Candidate must be able to communicate and work with engineering personnel.
• Candidate must be well organized and capable of managing several projects in various degrees of completion at the same time, while providing periodic status reports of the projects.
• Knowledge of project management software
• Ability to write or speak about complicated issues in a manner that will be understood by all.