Oracle Technical Writer 4-ProdDev in Bedford, Massachusetts
Creates, develops, plans, writes and edits operational, instructional, maintenance, test or user manuals for paper, multimedia or web-based publications. Contributes to the timely design, production and delivery/completion of product documentation and document sets.
As a member of the technical writing division, you will organize and prepare information for publication and develop publication concepts for the best communication of subject matter. Review technical information prepared by other staff members for clarity and content. Take an active role in the definition and evolution of standard practices and procedures.
Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization. Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 7 years of software engineering or related experience.
Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.
The Oracle Utilities Global Business Unit (UGBU) deliverscutting-edge solutions to the global utility industry, including billing,customer care, collections, network management, mobile workforce management,work and asset management, meter data management, and business intelligenceamong others.
As a member of the technical writing division, you willdesign, create and deliver whole product documentation sets and/or relatedcourseware. Edit, organize and direct the work activities of other technicalwriters and staff. Plan the format, arrange the layout of publications and editwork for conformance to publication standards and specifications.
Arbortext Editor or similar XML editor
Single-sourcing/multiple presentation experience
Understanding of DITA/XML documentation practices
Understanding of structured documentation and minimalism
Previous experience with web applications
Understanding of database-driven applications
Mircosoft Office Word and PowerPoint (or Open Office equivalents)
Education and Experience
BS or MS degree or equivalent experience.
5 yearsof technical writing or related experience.
Self starter with minimal supervision.
Job: *Product Development
Title: Technical Writer 4-ProdDev
Location: United States
Requisition ID: 1700130G