(800) 774-8036

Technical Writer

Orlando, FL
Date Added: April 13, 2021
 
Software Resources has an immediate contract job opportunity for a Technical Writer with a major organization in Orlando, FL.

Please provide an example of your work in regards to diagramming of enterprise-wide systems.

General Characteristics

Looking for someone able to work with stakeholders to understand and diagram Information Technology networks and systems. These are to be used to understand the landscape of systems enterprise wide and understand the effects of changes to these systems have on the enterprise.
  • Responsible for creation and maintenance of IT documentation.
  • Translates technical and/or complicated information into clear, concise documents appropriate for various target audiences.
  • Works with Development, Quality Assurance and Technical Support to produce a wide variety of technical publications including instructional materials, technical manuals, and product documentation for use by the entire organization.
  • Interviews subject matter experts and technical staff to collect information, prepare written text, and coordinate layout and material organization.
  • Researches information such as drawings, design reports, equipment, and test specifications to fill any gaps.
  • Reviews, critiques, and edits documentation including design documents, programmer notes and system overviews.
  • Requires knowledge of company product lines and document structure.
  • Depending on the industry/work environment, such documents may include various media, including written and video.
  • Responsibilities include maintenance of internal documentation library, providing and/or coordinating special documentation services as required, and oversight of special projects.
  • Must have strong organizational and project management skills and excellent writing and editing skills.
Skills:
  • Advanced knowledge of network and system diagramming techniques
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Visio
  • Working knowledge of networking and networking systems
  • Working knowledge of IT Systems
  • Proven experience working in a technical writing position
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficiency in MS Office
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Able to write in explanatory and procedural styles for multiple audiences
  • Ability to actively engage subject matter experts and follow through on commitments
  • Skilled at prioritization and multi-tasking
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently
Education:
Bachelor's Degree in Journalism, Technical Writing, Business Administration, or other related field. Or equivalent work experience.

Experience:
Typically has 10+ years of business or technical writing experience and working knowledge of multiple software and graphics packages.

Complexity:
Advanced professional level role. Works on several moderately complex, to complex document management projects as a project team member. May coach more junior staff.



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To meet our clients hiring needs, we continuously source talented IT Professionals with all levels of expertise and in all disciplines. We offer world class major medical, dental and vision benefits, 401(k) with match, short term disability, Life Insurance and AD&D. You, our future employees, can make a tremendous difference to our company and our clients. Please apply to this job and experience the Software Resources difference. You can view all of our jobs at https://www.softwareresources.com/careers/

Company Overview
Software Resources is a national staffing and recruitment firm delivering the best candidates to our clients and the best jobs to our candidates since 1992.
We are a certified woman owned business in business to place contract, contract-to-hire, and direct-hire talent in Technology (IT, creative, marketing), finance, accounting, and executive-level positions. We serve many vertical markets including Entertainment/Media, Cruise Industry/Leisure travel, Hospitality, Government, Personal Care, Professional Services, Energy/Utilities, Security, and Financial Services.

Headquartered in Lake Mary, FL in the Orlando metro area, we have branches and sales professionals across the US. Wherever you're located and whatever the need, count on Software Resources to provide exceptional candidates who are fully vetted and ready to go. Call (800) 774-8036 or visit us online at https://www.softwareresources.com/ and leave the recruiting to us!


 

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