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SR. TECHNICAL WRITER in Santa Clara, CA at The Select Group

Date Posted: 8/27/2018

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SR. TECHNICAL WRITER

This position is with a major tech company in Santa Clara, CA. You will be responsible for gathering and analyzing data from multiple sources and synthesizing it into cohesive product guides. You will work directly with engineering teams in sprints and adjusting literature as products get updated.

SR. TECHNICAL WRITER REQUIREMENTS:

  • 6+ years of professional experience as a Technical Writer, ideally with enterprise level tech companies
  • Basic project management skills - able to interact with different cross-functional teams and manage multiple deliverables/timelines
  • Experience leading teams is a plus
  • Experience developing scripts (narrations) for featured videos would be a plus
  • Experience working with Adobe Acrobat, IT storage products, or teams in Japan would be a plus

SR. TECHNICAL WRITER RESPONSIBILTIIES:

  • Research, gather, and analyze data from multiple sources (subject matter experts, product managers) to develop content.
  • Work with the Product Design (UX) team to define voice and the tone of the product with emphasis on grammatical accuracy.
  • Participate in all feature sprints, print retro, and planning meetings.
  • Participate in product design reviews. Review product design and UI and revise UI messages.
  • Manage and lead multiple assignments simultaneously, while working independently and with other writers.
  • Develop scripts (narrations) for how-to and feature videos by working with the cross-functional team (Dev, PM, Marketing, Sales, Video Producer) and orchestrate a video development project.

About The Select Group:

We are TSG - a fast-growing technical services firm serving the U.S. and Canada. We open doors to diversified prospective employers who respect and value your ambitions, your pursuit of a meaningful career, and your particular skill-set. We offer interview guidance, an impressive referral program, and partner with you to find work that drives you. Learn more about us in our company overview video, or visit us at http://www.selectgroup.com. Sign up to receive weekly job alerts in your inbox by joining the TSG Talent Network.

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The Select Group provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.