Location(s): United States; California; Pleasanton
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Role Summary: As a Sr Technical Writer, you will be responsible for working independently on information development projects. You will collaborate with cross-functional teams to produce high-quality content and contribute to larger team on projects as needed.
Essential Responsibilities: In this role, you will develop and deliver high-quality content for the Predix Applications Engineering team using the following professional characteristics:
Outstanding writing skills, namely a command of grammar, syntax, diction, and the conventions and best practices of writing a variety of technical documents
Strong collaboration skills: ability to work with a variety of other writers and cross-functional peers easily
Strong knowledge of core technical communication concepts, such as topic-based authoring, minimalism, task-oriented design, single-sourcing
Understanding of core information development processes: content planning, content creation, content review
Strong skills in the process of breaking down software processes into tasks necessary to the targeted user and effectively explaining those tasks to the user
Strong ability to collaborate with subject matter experts to research a software product, determine functionality and design features, then communicate those effectively to the user
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