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Skillsoft Senior UX Writer in United States

Senior UX Writer – Technical Integrations (Remote)

At Skillsoft, we are all about making work matter. We believe every team member has the potential to be AMAZING. We are bold, sharp, driven and most of all, real. Join us in our quest to democratize learning and help individuals unleash their edge.

OVERVIEW:

The Sr. UX Writer – Technical Integrations will design, build and maintain technical documentation related to the Percipio Learning Platform, specifically the integration services and tools used by customer developers and IT staff. This position will work closely with the Product Development team, Engineering, Marketing, and User Experience to provide documentation and training support for Percipio Integrations. The Sr. UX Writer is responsible for writing software documentation that includes online help, technical support documents, product communications, and training materials. In collaboration with engineering, the Sr. UX Writer is also responsible for delivering a comprehensive API testing solution as part of our documentation. This position will receive and provide support from other UX writers in the matrixed organization.

OPPORTUNITY HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Build a comprehensive vision for world-class developer documentation

  • Create external, developer-centric documentation for all integration APIs and tools

  • Work with engineering to create an interactive documentation experience with real-time API testing

  • Create training materials to quickly onboard external developers to Percipio and key Percipio concepts

  • Collaborate with other writers to build our comprehensive user assistance and documentation experience

  • Work with other teams to implementation new tools and upgrades to our documentation infrastructure

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum 6+ years’ experience writing documentation for software products

  • Minimum 2+ years’ experience writing API or other deeply technical documentation

  • Demonstrated proficiency with a variety of software applications and technologies to include:

  • Microsoft Office applications

  • Help authoring software

  • HTML, CSS

  • Graphics software (Microsoft Visio, Photoshop, SnagIt)

  • Video editing and production

  • Experience in web programming and Internet technologies (APIs, JSON, Javascript, etc.)

  • Experience delivering and managing technical training

  • Understanding of structured authoring and principles of content management

  • BS/BA degree in Technical Communication, English, or related field

  • Experience with self-directed project management

  • Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Experience editing and testing technical documentation for accuracy and usability

  • Ability to quickly learn new software applications and business processes

  • Experience in Education or Corporate Training a plus

Skills Desired:

  • Experience using or documenting software APIs

  • Experience with Agile methodologies

  • Experience with marketing communications

  • A self-motivated and independent worker

SUCCESS QUALITIES:

Personally Accountable for Team Success. We unleash our edge together.

Confident Achievers. We are bold.

Intellectually Curious. We are sharp.

Adaptable, Agile & Resilient. We are driven.

Customer First. We are real.

MORE ABOUT SKILLSOFT:

Skillsoft delivers online learning, training, and talent solutions to help organizations unleash their edge. Leveraging immersive, engaging content, Skillsoft enables organizations to unlock the potential in their best assets – their people – and build teams with the skills they need for success. Empowering 36 million learners and counting, Skillsoft democratizes learning through an intelligent learning experience and a customized, learner-centric approach to skills development with resources for Leadership Development, Business Skills, Technology & Development, Digital Transformation, and Compliance.

Skillsoft and SumTotal are partners to thousands of leading global organizations, including many Fortune 500 companies. The company features three award-winning systems that support learning, performance and success: Skillsoft learning content, the Percipio intelligent learning experience platform, and the SumTotal suite for Talent Development, which offers measurable impact across the entire employee lifecycle. Learn more at www.skillsoft.com.

Thank you for taking the time to learn more about us.

If this opportunity intrigues you, we would love for you to apply!

NOTE TO EMPLOYMENT AGENCIES: We value the partnerships we have built with our preferred vendors. Skillsoft does not accept unsolicited resumes from employment agencies. All resumes submitted by employment agencies directly to any Skillsoft employee or hiring manager in any form without a signed Skillsoft Employment Agency Agreement on file and search engagement for that position will be deemed unsolicited in nature. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is subsequently hired as a result of the referral or through other means.

Skillsoft is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer: It is the policy of Skillsoft Corporation to provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, national origin, citizenship, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability (mental or physical), protected veteran status, genetic information or any other class protected by law.

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