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職種
Technical Author
投稿日
2018年05月04日
決算日
2018年05月31日

Technical Author

API Technical Author

As an API Technical Author, you will be working closely with software development teams to source the required information from which you will craft the API language reference. This role requires excellent personal communication skills, ideally two years' experience as an author primarily creating developer documentation, and the ability to communicate technical information to wide audience.

Job Description

  • Researching, writing, and maintaining developer (API) documentation
  • Contribute to end-user documentation as required
  • Reviewing and copy editing documentation to ensure consistency
  • Working with software developers, customer support and QA teams to update documentation to reflect customer feedback and new features
  • Collaborate with other team members to ensure that deadlines are met
  • Estimating documentation effort and planning documentation delivery for software releases
  • Contribute to the standards and processes used to create and deliver documentation

Person Specification

  • Ideally 1-3 years’ experience as an API Technical Writer
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Information gathering (such as interviewing engineers, extracting information from source code and specifications, research content and extrapolate from that content)
  • Experience creating API documentation
  • DITA/XML experience, with a good knowledge of single-source authoring
  • An eye for detail when writing, editing or proofreading text
  • The ability to work autonomously and within a team to produce quality results to a defined schedule
  • Able to communicate complex information succinctly and clearly
  • Good working knowledge of technical communication tools, such as Oxygen, XMetal or Arbortext.
  • A primary degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering or Technical Communication

The following are desirable

  • Experience creating tutorials, training manuals or training guides
  • Programming knowledge or experience

勤務地

World Programming Ltd., Osprey House, Budds Lane, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 0HA, イギリス

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