IT Technical Writer W/M/X

Herndon, VA
Sep 17, 2021
Sep 23, 2021
Full Time
Who are we?At Scalian, we are a leadingmultinational engineering consulting firmwith 3500 specialists and over 30 years of experience.We are specialized inDigital Systems(IT & Software and Systems Engineering) andIndustrial Performance(Quality Assurance, Supply Chain and Project Management).Our expertise serves various technological sectors as the aerospace, defense, rail and energy industries while providingdistinctive support to their development and operations.Are you a IT Technical Writer M/F/X?If your answer is yes, its your lucky day as we are looking for a dynamic and talented person to join our team!What will your role be?Works with Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to gather information and write documents.Provides expert oversight of technical writing and editing to all phases of technical documentation for a Program, Project, or Contract as required.Writes, rewrites and/or edits technical documents to communicate clearly and effectively, technical specifications and instructions to a wide range of audiences.Develops, writes, and publishes internal and external publications using various graphic design tools.Works independently preparing and maintaining highly complex documentation, procedures and methods.May act as project leader for projects with complex or voluminous documentation and may provide or coordinate special documentation services as required.Works with architects, users, developers, and technical support personnel to produce quality documentation and training materials.Coordinates layout and design of documents.Creates documentation methodology and framework.Documents core product and customer solution-specific information.Explains technical ideas in simple language.Coordinates technical writing/documentation activities across multiple location.What skills and qualifications are we looking for?Ability to understand various subject matters, including Information Technology and Project Management.Ability to understand detailed requirements andtechnical design documentation.Ability toauthor documents or rewrite documents/publications.Experience with creating Information Technology support documentation and knowledge base articles.Ability to demonstrate technical aptitude and to synthesize technical information.Ability to grasp technical concepts and translate to compelling, understandable documents for both technical and non-technical readers.Ability to think critically and draw from multiple resources to create unified and persuasive documents.Ability to plan and prioritize strategically and to support and meet dynamic and tight deadlines.Ability to build relationships with great written and oral communication skills.Willingness and ability to interact, collaborate, and effectively communicate with diverse, multi-functional, & cross-divisional teams.Willingness and ability to interact with both technical and non-technical personnel for the purposes of gathering information.Self-starter with ability to multitask and work unsupervised to complete high-priority demands and tasks on-time.Experience with setting schedules, tracking deliverables, and reporting progress.Very strong interpersonal, communication, collaboration, and leadership skills.Why join us?To acquire experience in differentcritical industries andprojectswhile working for the same company;To have a competitive salary and agreat benefits package.To accesstrainings that focus onexpanding your knowledgewhile staying up to date with cutting edge technologies and best practices;To have a clearcareer development planthat suits your goals;To have the possibility ofworking abroadthrough our mobility program thanks to our international presence;To join a dynamic, specialized and fast-growing group where communication is key and where every team member is valued;To be part of a team wherehaving funis essentialby Jobble

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