Job Description :
Technical Writer

Philadelphia, PA

6 month contract

Phone, then Skype or In Person



Note:



For all of these roles they prefer Python and Jira experience!!





POSITION SUMMARY



We are a technology development green tech company, seeking a technical writer that will drive the creation of a documentation methodology and framework and maintain proper methodology for purposes of consistency and efficiency. This role prepares and/or maintains documentation pertaining to programming, systems operation and user documentation. This position translates business specifications into user documentation.



ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS




Own the development and maintenance of all systems documentation, process documentation, and user-guides.
Write both formally and informally, depending on the subject matter.  Subject matter ranges from highly detailed administrative tasks to simple end-user interactions, and the tone of our writing shifts accordingly.
Attend scrum/standup meetings with the relevant dev teams.
Track epics, stories, and bugs in JIRA, and collaborate with Dev/QA to understand new features and fixes.
Collaborate with Designers and Product Owners for end user documentation needs for each product.




OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES




Provide support for special projects and other duties as assigned.




EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND SKILLS REQUIRED




3-6 years of technical writing experience with complex enterprise software
Comfortable using JIRA to track ongoing development
Basic knowledge of the software development lifecycle and lean/agile methodology
Must be able to read, write, and speak English at a level which will permit the employee to accurately understand and communicate information to safely and efficiently perform job duties.




PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS




Must be able to work in an office environment.
This job requires sitting and/or standing for long periods of time with moderate bending, stooping and kneeling.
The ability to work at a computer and computer monitor for long periods of time and stay alert.
Must have the ability to occasionally lift up to 25 pounds without assistance.








Thanks and Regards,

Shivangi Singh | Team Lead | KPG99, INC

Certified Minority Business Enterprise (MBE)

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