Technical Writer

  • Author, edit, index, or revise a variety of technical and user documentation such as articles, reports, brochures, and/or manuals for a wide range of uses.
  • Collaborate with programmers, engineers, and/or project management in understanding the user requirements.
  • Analyze requirements of project to determine publications needed.
  • Ensure accuracy and completeness of technical documentation.
  • Create, edit, and maintain technical documentation for current and future applications i.e., technical reference manuals.
  • Create, edit, and maintain procedural documentation including policies and procedures (SOPs) and/or user guides and application guides.
  • Write, edit, produce, and maintain on-line (internet/web-based) documentation (including application help file).
  • Support quality assurance efforts, assemble documentation for audits and ensure that documentation is compliant with federal and organizational regulations.
  • Research and evaluate new documentation tools and methods; document and improve documentation processes.
  • Maintain documentation standards and keep abreast of current information by associating with professional individuals or societies or by reviewing professional publications, newsletters, e-mail, and web sites.
  • Participate in meetings and produce detailed meeting minutes, action items and other documentation necessary to support facilitation and interaction with the clients.

Qualifications

  • 5 or more years experience with Microsoft Office Tools.
  • 2 or more years experience with RoboHelp.
  • 2 or more years experience with Web Publishing.
  • Bachelors Degree or equivalent work experience.

Preferred Additional Skills

  • Requires excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Understanding of programming concepts, operating systems and/or networking.
  • Knowledge of the Software Development Life Cycle Process.
  • Experience with VistA.
  • Rational Experience highly desired.

Position Location

  • Melbourne, Florida