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Technical Writer

Ref: 9222663

  • €0/Hour
  • 09 Apr 2021
  • Dublin (South)
  • Contract

Technical Writer (3-month daily rate contract)

Our client is a growing technology company based in Dublin. They have an immediate requirement for a technical writer to help with the creation of a number of important documents & processes. You will help to create operational guides that provide the necessary guidance for staff as to how work processes should be approached and executed. These guides will also clarify the roles of individuals, the inputs/outputs and quality statements to ensure success. Their own technical teams have started compiling security hardening guides for customers to provide the necessary guidance showing how they can improve the security of their enterprise application architectures and reduce the attack surface to new and emerging threats. There is a need to define a consistent, quality template that aligns to their brand and by working with their customers to ensure that each document contains the detailed instructions and practical advice to implement the recommendations. The documents need to be clear, concise, and seen as a valuable asset. The Role: • Define document templates, structure, and quality standards. • Take ownership for the creation of the following material (internal and customer-facing): • Guides for operational processes • Product hardening guides • Installation guides • Work with service innovation and security leads to document professional customer facing documents • Read/translate Visio process maps to assist in generating proper work instructions • Analyse documents to maintain continuity of style of content • Ability to translate complex topics into clear, concise, understandable and digestible topics Required • BS/BA or equivalent in Technical Communication, English, Computer Science, or a related field • Someone who is very experienced at communicating complex technical topics • Proven experience working in a software technical writing position • Seasoned, disciplined, deadline-driven technical writer with a breadth of IT Software, security and Enterprise product knowledge. • Excellent written and verbal communication skills • Ability to rapidly assimilate technical information from a variety of sources • Flexibility to work with new technology in a fast-paced environment This is an excellent opportunity to work with a fast-growing company with an excellent client base. For more information, please contact Derek Smyth at 01 5927861 or simply apply through the link.