Senior Technical Writer
Location: Austin, Texas
Date Posted: March 12, 2013
Vaco Technology is hiring a senior technical writer for a direct-hire opportunity off of scenic 360.
A successful candidate will have a mastery of authoring XML-based documentation including extensive experience with XSL-FO/XSLT.
About the role:
As the senior tech writer, you will take part in an agile development process and work with a small team of writers to author strong, consistent documentation.
You'll be collaborating with software development teams, working one-on-one with engineers and subject matter experts and have direct exposure to the installation and use of products. Through web-based collaboration platforms, you will manage the publication and maintenance of documentation.
- At least 4 years of experience writing software technical publications
- Strong background developing XML-based documentation
- Superior experience with XSL-FO/XSLT
- Network management domain experience a plus
All candidates must be prepared to share writing samples (including those written for a technical audience).
About our client:
How would you like to work in off of scenic 360 (close to Lake Austin) for a company with a business-casual atmosphere? The company celebrates success by throwing occasional office happy hours and allows flexibility with the work schedule. They are a start-up and offer standard benefits.