Technical Writer

Location New York, NY
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration 6 Months
Status Freelance
Rate $85 - $89/hr (DOE)
Our social media giant client seeks a Technical Writer to join their team in this 6 month freelance role!

This role will require you to be onsite in Hudson Yards and you must also be fully vaccinated against Covid-19, including the booster.

The Technical Writer will be responsible for the following:
- Independently gather information from subject matter experts to develop, organize, and write procedure manuals, technical specifications, and process documentation
- Research, outline, write, and edit new and existing content, working closely with various subject matter experts to understand goals, objectives and requirements
- Work with leads to identify all documentation repositories, revise and edit, and determine the best solution for data compilation and centralized storage
- Research, create, and maintain information architecture templates that uphold organizational and legal standards, and allow for easy data migration
- Develop content in alternative media forms for maximum usability, with a consistent and cohesive voice across all documentation

The ideal Technical Writer should possess the following:
- 3-4+ years of experience
- Understanding of foundational AI concepts and methodologies
- Experience working with or within consumer-facing product teams
- Firm understanding of the systems development life cycle (SDLC)
- Previous software development experience
- Certification through the Society for Technical Communicators
- Experience using XML tools, and working with markdown content formatting, to create documentation
- Experience with SDK or API documentation for a technical audience
- Experience interpreting example data so that it can be explained to users
- Experience using source control to manage and publish content
- Established record of project ownership, project management, and self-direction

Creative Circle is focused on protecting the health and safety of our candidates, clients, and communities. Details of our job descriptions are always subject to change, e.g., on-site vs off-site. We follow the guidance of the CDC, WHO, CPHA, and government officials. If you have questions about a specific job posting, please contact us. Be well and stay well. - Creative Circle.


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About Creative Circle
Creative Circle is a recruiting agency, and we proudly match professionals with companies looking for talented team members. The above listing is for a role with one of our clients. Our connections at top companies get your resume in front of the right people and access to amazing positions that aren't posted anywhere else. If you’re a good fit for this role (or another we're currently working on), a local recruiter will reach out to schedule a screening interview. We present only the top candidates to our clients.

For Creative Circle to represent you for this opportunity, you must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need of employer sponsorship for a non-immigrant visa.