Experienced technical writer needed for production of user interface text and software documentation for our ground-breaking multimedia software. Do you enjoy working in a team environment with other smart people passionate about making good products? Do you have an eye for detail and a thirst for innovative solutions? Do you like the idea of varied, interesting projects in an ambitious, growing company?
The ideal candidate will be a strong writer and a creative thinker. You’ll need excellent communication skills, experience in technical documentation within the educational software industry, and knowledge of emergent technologies. This position involves designing, writing and editing language-learning UI text and documentation in a collaborative environment, so come prepared to talk with us about your approach to working with other people in an energetic environment!
Bachelor’s degree in English, journalism, technical communication or a related field
Three to five years writing and editing experience in a software development environment
Excellent written and oral communication skills with an expert knowledge of American English grammar and usage
Experience with emerging technologies, content management, source control, image editing, single sourcing (Flare), localization, and internationalization
Experience with or knowledge of user experience, UI design and usability testing
Experience with writing, editing, and production of documentation in PDF and web publishing
Understanding of HTML, XML and/or CSS
Excellent analytical skills
Great collaborative personality and work style
Close attention to detail