Technical Writing Specialist - REMOTE in Irvine, CA at Johnson Service Group

Date Posted: 11/8/2019

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Job Description

JobID: 376919

JSG is hiring a Technical Writing Specialist- REMOTE for our client in Irvine, CA.

Duties:

  • Develop and create accurate operator's manuals and other user facing technical documentation such as Service Manuals.
  • Edit and create operator's manuals and other user facing technical documentation such as Service Manuals in collaboration with Engineers and/or Senior Technical Writers 
  • Work collaboratively with System Engineers, Software Engineers, Regulatory Specialists, and Quality Engineers to develop content by converting SME input into user instructions of text and images of appropriate graphical user interface (GUI) 
  • Review documents for style, clarity, grammar, and punctuation 
  • Identify and correct inconsistencies of thought, development, or organization and gain consensus with authors to make appropriate adjustment in documents and procedures
  • Work with translation vendors to manage translation development by answering linguist queries and providing documentation context

Skills:

  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Excel, and Powerpoint; Experience in Adobe FrameMaker and InDesign
  • Experience implementing content into a Content Management System (CMS) is a plus
  • Excellent editing and proofreading skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English including negotiating and relationship management
  • Full knowledge and understanding of policies, procedures and guidelines relevant in the development of technical documentation 

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree required. If candidate does not have their degree in a technical field, minimum 3 years experience in technical or med field with degree.

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