Job Description :
Job Title : DITA Tech Writer
Duration : 8+ month(s)
Location : Princeton_ NJ
Interview : Phone and Skype


As a Senior Technical Writer in Information Experience you work with product development teams to create product documentation for customers. As a Senior Technical Writer, you should demonstrate strong writing skills and solid experience describing sophisticated server operations management and server technology (specifically, virtualization, virtual machines, virtualized environments, and general system administration


- Create information for experienced technical users as well as those who may be new to administering virtualized platforms.
- Information content consists of installation and upgrade guides, system administration guides, release notes, technical papers, and knowledge base articles.
- Collaborate with software developers, product managers, writers, information architects, quality engineers, and technical support engineers to develop information.
- Work individually and on a team to understand design documents and specifications, and use pre-release software to develop content.
- Create information designs documents and schedules.
- Update information for minor software releases and author complex documents from scratch for major releases.
- Use DITA to author high-quality information on schedule.
- Use XML content management systems to deliver content to a variety of formats for our Web site, including HTML, PDF, and eBook formats.
- Create Web pages and other collateral in HTML.
- Storyboard and script videos on key product technology, concepts, and tasks.


- Bachelor''s Degree in Technical Communication, Computer Science, related technical field, or equivalent experience.
- Minimum 5+ years of experience writing software documentation for a technical audience.
- Experience writing datacenter and server technology documentation.
- Experience documenting complex system administration processes in virtualized environments, virtual machine configuration, and installation/upgrade processes.
- Knowledge of technical writing authoring technologies, including XML or DITA
- Basic knowledge of UNIX and HTML.
- Knowledge of video creation and production a plus.