Technical Writer

Location Santa Clara , CA (Fully remote)
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration 2 Months
Status Freelance
Rate Up to $71/hr (DOE)
Our tech client needs a Technical Writer to join their team for a 2 month contract for 40 hours/week, fully remote, potential to extend into 2022!

The Technical Writer will be responsible for the following:
- Work closely with engineering and product management to plan, create, and maintain user-focused technical documentation for multiple features or applications, in alignment with an established content strategy
- Provide input to help shape future content strategy for the product or business unit
- Contribute to the continued evolution of content development processes, DITA-based information model, and writing style and standards
- Develop a strong understanding of the product ecosystem and expert knowledge of the specific product area and user base

The ideal Technical Writer should possess the following:
- 4+ years work experience in technical communication
- Samples of your prior technical writing work or other writing that demonstrates your ability to communicate complex ideas and technical information clearly
- Experience authoring in the Darwin Information Typing Architecture (DITA) or another XML-based structured authoring architecture
- Experience independently planning, creating, and delivering documentation in a fast-paced, globally distributed software development environment
- Ability and eagerness to demonstrate leadership by mentoring other writers, adapting quickly to changing priorities, and helping diverse cross-functional teams collaborate effectively to deliver exceptional result

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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.