Randstad Technical Writer in Beaverton, Oregon
salary:$34.42 - $38.61 per hour
date posted:Friday, January 11, 2019
industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Randstad Technologies is currently seeking a talented Technical Writer to join a well-known client of ours within a location in the Hillsboro, OR area.
Under the guidance project team members, the Technical Writer duties include management and creation of required business and system documents in adherence to appropriate standards during business or technical writing processes and projects.
These documents could include procedures, user manuals, system operation, and recovery instructions, project proposals, newsletters, presentations, and system design documents.
Duties also include participation in system design sessions; proofreading and editing of prepared documents; research, assimilation, interpretation, formatting and publishing of information on new tools, systems and materials; the ability to use ingenuity and creative thinking during the preparation of needed documents in an organized, consistent, professional manner; while remaining current in system development methodologies and while remaining compliant with regulations concerning the development of systems and system documents.
location: Beaverton, Oregon
job type: Contract
salary: $34.42 - 38.61 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: High School
Determine the needs of end users of technical documentation
Study product samples and talk with product designers and developers
Work with technical staff to make products easier to use and thus need fewer instructions
Organize and write supporting documents for products
Use photographs, drawings, diagrams, animation, and charts that increase users' understanding
Gather usability feedback from customers, designers, and manufacturers
Revise documents as new issues arise
Experience Level: 6-10 Years.
Technical writing experience in a software development environment.
Detailed design documentation, PSDD, LSDD, SAD, to user documentation
Technical writing and end-user documentation experience.
User Manuals and On-line help experience.
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.