Senior Technical Writer

Deadline: 31 May 2019

Employment term: Permanent

Category: Software development

Job type: Full time

Location: Yerevan

Job description:

Our fast-growing company is currently looking for senior technical writer to join our programming team. The successful applicant will be responsible for creating technical documents and manuals, explaining complex information in a clear and concise manner and working with the team of Software engineers and other Technical Writers to ensure accuracy of the products description. If you have excellent English speaking/writing skills and Bachelor’s Degree in appropriate field, we encourage you to submit an application.

Job responsibilities

  • Participating in defining the company’s strategy, standards, best practices and templates for Tech Writing
  • Planning, developing, organizing and editing software documentations and manuals
  • Producing electronic documentations using different tools
  • Maintaining a comprehensive library of technical terminology and documentations
  • Analyzing technical documents to maintain continuity of style content
  • Working with other technical writers to continuously improve and develop the documentation of company products
  • Work with internal teams to obtain an in-depth understanding of the product and the documentation requirements
  • Produce high-quality documentation that meets applicable standards and is appropriate for its intended audience

Required qualifications

  • Experience as a technical writer for at least 3 years in an Agile software development environment
  • Excellent writing skills in English
  • Preferred field of study: English Language, or Computer Science with strong English knowledge or equivalent (degree in any English speaking university will be considered as a big plus)
  • Strong ability to review and analyze project requirements and specifications
  • Ability to write in explanatory and procedural styles for multiple audiences
  • Skilled at prioritization and multi-tasking
  • Proficiency in collaboration software, preferably Atlassian Confluence and Jira
  • Abstract thinking and ability to understand complex technical concepts
  • Ability to quickly adapt to changing technologies, tools, etc. 
  • Familiar with Markdown, HTML, XML, source code reading
  • Understanding of programming languages, databases, REST API
  • Ability to write highly technical documentation from scratch, including developer documentation
  • Ability to deliver high quality documentation paying attention to detail
  • Ability to quickly grasp complex technical concepts and make them easily understandable in text and pictures

Additional information

You can apply online via staff.am or follow the below application procedure.

All qualified candidates are welcomed to send their CVs to [email protected]. Please indicate “Senior Technical Writer” in the subject line of the email. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview.

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Contact details

Website http://www.digitain.com

Address: , Armenia

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