Technical Editor

Technical Editor
Company:

(Confidential)


Place:

California


Area:

Literature

Technical Editor

Details of the offer

13; Epson America, Inc., a provider of best:in:class digital image capture and output solutions, is seeking a talented Technical Writer to join our team of award:winning documentation specialists. The ideal candidate must have the ability to quickly synthesize and translate technical information into clearly understandable content for end:user customers. The selected candidate will have the opportunity to work with our cutting:edge, component content management and publishing system. The position offers an excellent developmental opportunity for star performers wishing to hone and display their craft.

The selected candidate will:

:Provide clear, accurate, and understandable content in a variety of formats (html, pdf, and print).
:Research, write, format, edit, and proofread end:user content including, but not limited to, setup posters, quick start guides, online users guides, video scripts, FAQs, eLearning courses and other customer support materials.
:Edit UI text strings, develop Graphical User Interfaces (GUIs), and test hardware and software against instructions.
:Use DTP software and our content management and publishing system to develop documentation for print and online distribution. Should be proficient in the use of FrameMaker templates, Adobe InDesign, or structured documentation.
:Coordinate the development of illustrations, setup posters, and other graphical elements with in:house designers/illustrators.
:Track project schedules from documentation planning through technical review, publication, and archiving.
:Work collaboratively with other writers, designers, product managers, support specialists, and other key stakeholders.
:Communicate project status to internal and external stakeholders in project management meetings.

Position Requirements

:Minimum 1:3 years of technical or business writing experience.
:Must be highly organized and possess exceptional time management skills, with the ability to effectively juggle multiple projects and deadlines.
:Practical knowledge of FrameMaker, Adobe InDesign or other DTP tools; knowledge of Acrobat Professional, Photoshop, Illustrator, Oxygen XML editor, or DreamWeaver a plus.
:Knowledge of web:based content management and publishing systems highly desired.
:Strong technical background, including a solid understanding of home and small office networking, is desired.
:Knowledgeable about online media trends and how they can be used for customer support and documentation.
:Demonstrated experience documenting hardware products.
:Experience creating interactive or multimedia enhanced documents a plus.
:Ability to work and thrive in a deadline driven environment.
:B.A. or M.A. in English or Journalism, or B.S. in Psychology or Engineering.

Epson America, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability and protected veteran status, as well as any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.


Source: Tiptopjob_Xml


Area:

  • Media - Art - Design / Literature

Requirements


Knowledges:

  • Dreamweaver
  • XML
  • Multimedia

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