Technical Writer

Location New York, NY (Fully remote)
Starts Next Month
Duration 3 months, 40 hours/week
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our client, a global financial services company, is looking for a Technical Writer to assist their team with a significant design refresh of their digital applications. This is a 3 month fully freelance role with the option of being onsite in Jersey City or Brooklyn if local and desired.

The Technical Writer will drill down technical information into content for training materials (user manuals, FAQs, and resources for online help and support departments).

Success in the role requires seamless integrations of technical documentation, legal verbiage, and consumer educational requirements for use in cross-functional, multimedia content.

The Technical Writer will aid the current writers and editors to document design decisions for the benefit of product designers and engineers to successfully apply a standard and consistent design language within their products.

Technical Writer Responsibilities
Develop comprehensive documentation that meets organizational standards
Write user-friendly content that meets the needs of the target audience, turning insights language that sets our users up for success
Obtain a deep understanding of products and services to translate complex product information into simple, polished, and engaging content
Evaluate current content and develop innovative approaches for improvement
Work closely with designers to document the best practices theyve created in simple and clear content for others to follow

Technical Writer Qualifications
An online portfolio or samples of work demonstrating relevant experience
5+ years of experience in technical writing
Prior work experience working with interaction and visual designers is preferred
Proven ability to quickly learn and understand complex topics
Previous experience writing documentation and procedural materials for multiple audiences
Superior written and verbal communication skills, with a keen eye for detail
Experience working with design and engineering partners to improve user experience

This is a 3 month freelance Technical Writer opportunity starting ASAP in May!

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Billy.Carter@jobalert.creativecircle.com


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.