Job Description :
Technical Writer
Austin TX | Local - Face 2 Face Must
State Dept of TX

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Services involve the following:
# Plan, develop, organize, write and edit operational procedures, release notes and manuals
# Research, develop and document technical design specifications and review test scripts
# Produce electronic documentation in addition to hard copy manuals
# Maintain a comprehensive library of technical terminology and documentation
# Analyze documents to maintain continuity of style of content
# Manage updates and revisions to technical documentation
# Write release notes to support internal and external customers
# Work with the user experience team to define meaningful error messages
# Edit documentation for completeness, style, and accuracy to ensure it reflects commitment to quality
# Develop and fine-tune documentation processes
# Understand customer requirements and incorporate them into the documentation
# Other duties as assigned

Minimum Required Experiences
Years Experience
5 Experience as a technical writer for software application development projects
5 Experience with use case-based, procedural and release notes documentation
4 Bachelor’s Degree (preferably in technical communications, engineering or information technology)
5 Ability to work in a team environment and interact with a diverse level of staff to exchange and/or extract information
5 Proficiency with MS Office products (e.g., Word, Excel, Visio, etc
2 Experience with Content Management Systems

Preferred (Optional) Experiences
Years Experience
3 Working knowledge of SharePoint
1 Working knowledge of WCAG 2.0 and Section 508
1 Working knowledge of video and e-learning documentation

Client : State dept of TX