Technical Writer

Location Menlo Park, CA (Fully remote)
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration 12 Months
Status Freelance
Rate Up to $49/hr, depending on location and experience
Our social media giant client seeks a Technical Writer to join their team in this 12 month freelance role!

This role will be 100% remote, but you must be based in the following approved location(s):
Sunnyvale, CA
Baltimore, MD
Boston, MA
Houston, TX
Los Angeles, CA
San Diego, CA

The Technical Writer will be responsible for the following:
- Create documents such as Users Manuals, Handbooks, Release Notes, and PPT based trainings rich in images and technical descriptions. The primary focus will be on quick and easy understanding by the end-user of this material.
- Works hands-on on projects of moderate scope and high/moderate complexity to gather raw inputs from subject-matter experts to prepare easy-to-understand technical user guides/manuals, trainings and methodology documents containing text, data, drawings and charts. Executes according to defined workflow to publish error-free documents.
- Plans/manages/executes technical documentation projects related to specific product offerings. Has decision making authority at the project level. Leads the project as an expert in handling XML editors, Word or PowerPoint based content and/or illustrations.
- Analyzes and interprets data to determine the appropriate syntax, style and grammatical usage in the documents. Recommends and implements changes to content for better understanding by target audience.

The ideal Technical Writer should possess the following:
- 2+ years of experience in the areas listed below
- 2+ years of experience designing, writing, and publishing technical documentation.
- 2+ years of experience using XML/DITA-based authoring tools or Adobe FrameMaker, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Visio

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.