Oracle Senior Technical Writer 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 design, create and deliver whole product documentation sets and/or related courseware. Edit, organize and direct the work activities of other technical writers and staff. Plan the format, arrange the layout of publications and edit work for conformance to publication standards and specifications.

Duties and tasks are varied and complex utilizing independent judgment. Fully competent in own area of expertise. May have project lead role and or supervise lower level personnel. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 4 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.

_Summary:_

Oracle s NetSuite global business unit islooking foran exceptional,self-directed Senior Technical Writer towrite technical documentation for NetSuite s SuiteCloud Platform. An idealcandidate will have excellent writing skills and verbal communication skills, experiencedocumenting cloud-based business software, and demonstrated ability to work ina fast-paced development environment.

_Responsibilities:_

-{PS..0}->Work closely with PM,development, QA, and technical writing to successfully deliver assigneddocumentation projects.

-{PS..1}->Proactively researchproduct changes to determine scope of edits for assigned areas ofdocumentation.

-{PS..2}->Independently writenew documentation based on use cases, user stories, feature requirementdocuments, specifications, information from developers and product managers,and use of the product.

-{PS..3}->Revise documentationto incorporate product updates and product enhancements requested by customersand internal users.

-{PS..4}->Provide input ondocumentation design and implementation.

-{PS..5}->Proofread and editdocumentation to ensure consistency of language and style, as well as correctapplication of templates.

-{PS..6}->Produce screenshots,flowcharts, and other graphics.

-{PS..7}->Attend and activelycontribute to writing and scrum team meetings.

-{PS..8}->Partner with otherteams such as Support, Training, and Professional Services to understand andrespond to customer documentation needs.

_Qualifications/Skills:_

-{PS..9}->Bachelor s degree and7 years of experience as a Technical Writer.

-{PS..10}->Attention to detail;excellent English skills; and proficiency in proofreading/editing, writing, andverbal communication.

-{PS..11}->Experience learning,using, and writing about business applications, software, and technology; experiencedocumenting cloud-based applications preferred.

-{PS..12}->Experience writing APIor other developer documentationdesirable.

-{PS..13}->Self-starter:motivated and able to take the initiative.

-{PS..14}->A track record ofsuccessfully working with development, QA, and technical writing to deliverquality documentation.

-{PS..15}->Excellent strategicthinking, time management, and prioritization skills: ability to createhigh-quality documentation while making tradeoff decisions; experience inmeeting tight deadlines and adapting to changing priorities.

-{PS..16}->Experience workingwith cross-functional teams across product development lifecycles.

-{PS..17}->Experience with theWindows operating system environment and Microsoft Office software, and withcurrent word processing, desktop publishing, and graphics software.

-{PS..18}->Knowledge offormatting standards such as JavaDOC and DITA.

-{PS..19}->Experience with ascreen capture program such as SnagIt, Paint Shop Pro, or FullShot preferred.

-{PS..20}->Experience workingwith remote teams preferred.

-{PS..21}->Knowledge of ArborTextEpic Editor preferred.

-{PS..22}->Familiarity with Agiledevelopment.

Job: *Product Development

Organization: *Oracle

Title: Senior Technical Writer

Location: CAN-CA,Canada-Kitchener

Requisition ID: 18001HZU

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