Technical Writer 3

Team Red Dog - Remote, WA

If you are an experienced Technical Writer with strong project management skills and a positive attitude this 5-month contract opportunity could be the perfect role for you!

Skills: Experience using GitHub and Markdown

Opportunity Overview:

Our Fortune 100 client is looking for an experienced Technical Writer to assist their team. You will work closely with the Engineering and PM teams to convert, edit, and transfer repositories from a recent acquisition to their client’s systems, while also being an active participant in the planning, design, and creation of content for a new technology!

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Migrate existing source documents to a new repository and fine-tune content
  • Edit content to be consistent with company’s style guidelines, branding, POV and voice
  • Plan and develop new content (How to's, conceptual, APIs, FAQs, etc.) and images to support new product features
  • Develop and test user scenarios that demonstrate how to use the product being documented
  • Create and help implement documentation plans
  • Schedule and coordinate work flows as needed

Qualifications/Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Technical Communications, Journalism, English or related field preferred. Work-related experience may substitute for degree
  • 5 years’ of work-related experience required
  • Experience using GitHub and Markdown
  • Excellent writing and analytical skills
  • Strong project management skills with minimal supervision needed
  • Aptitude for combining technical expertise with technical communication skills
  • Demonstrated interest and knowledge of broad and related areas of technology
  • Microsoft experience strongly preferred

Soft Skills:

  • Works effectively and proactively with engineering, program management, product marketing, and other internal subject matter experts, remotely
  • Excels at working both independently and as part of a team
  • Possesses proactive and strategic problem-solving skills
  • Comfortable and confident working under deadline pressure
  • Demonstrates a positive and curious attitude  

Job Type: Contract/Full-time (W-2)
Estimated Start Date: 10/25/21
Contract Duration: 5mo
Location: Remote

Why Work with Team Red Dog?

Whether you’re looking for a role at a Fortune 500 company or a growing local business, Team Red Dog has the clients you want to connect with. With our high-touch, people-first approach, we’ll help you find that next career step to fit your unique blend of skills, strengths, and passions. You’ll be provided a generous benefits package which includes an employer-matched 401K, profit sharing, paid time off, and more.

So, if you’re looking for steady income, outstanding benefits, and a job that lets you shine doing what you do best, then submit your application today!

To quickly apply - fill out the online form and questionnaire below and attach your resume and cover letter (optional). If your background is a match for this specific role, then someone from our Recruiting Team will contact you soon.

*All applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S. without the need for sponsorship.

*Team Red Dog is an equal opportunity employer.

*Team Red Dog (formerly Red Dog Interactive, Inc.) is an E-Verify employer.

*Employment is contingent upon successful completion of background check.

*Please no solicitations from C2C or recruiting firms.

 

 

 



Posted On: Friday, October 8, 2021



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