Softwarium is an Outsourcing Company located in Kyiv and consists of 100+ skilled professionals. The Сompany develops software, IT strategy, customer service, solution development, and managed services for American, Canadian, and Norwegian customers. We focus on productivity, which we achieve by drawing together the right mix of talent for the job.
14 сентября 2021

Technical Writer (вакансия неактивна)

Киев, удаленно $2500–3500

Softwarium develops software for American, Canadian, and Norwegian customers in the educational, medical, energy, and security spheres. We implement end-to-end solutions to deliver the innovation, quality, and speed that our customers’ users expect!

We are looking for an experienced Technical Writer for our customer — ThycoticCentrify, a global leader in IT security, is the fastest growing provider of Privileged Access Management (PAM) solutions that protect an organization’s most valuable assets from cyber-attacks and insider threats.

The company`s mission is to enable our customers to be self-sufficient security champions, by making security tools people love to use that make privilege management achievable for everyone.

As a technical writer, you communicate highly complex, technical information about our products and solutions. A central responsibility is to craft, maintain, and update our client-facing technical documentation while ensuring accuracy, clarity, and consistency.

Technical writers are a bridge between Clients and Engineering, QA, Support, and Sales Engineering teams. You will work very closely with our teams to understand all aspects of our product suite, with a heavy focus on capturing how product features impact end-user experience. As a principal member of our Agile / Scrum teams, you will also work with our Product Management staff to help ensure clarity and consistency of user stories and backlog items.

This position will report to the Technical Publications Manager.

Key Responsibilities:

— Maintain, edit, and update existing product documentation with close attention to detail, consistency, and clarity;

— Work with the Engineering and QA teams to test and document new product features while ensuring clarity of user stories and acceptance criteria;

— Work with our Support teams to proactively address client support challenges through the creation and revision of end-user documentation;

— Maintain a local working installation of the products for screenshots and testing.

Skills and Requirements:

— 3+ Years as a Technical Writer, or in a similar technical role (Product Owner, Scrum Master, Developer) within a startup or other established company;

— Self-starter, with a proven track record for creativity and initiative, with first-rate written and verbal communication skills with extraordinary attention to detail. Experience with Azure DevOps, GitHub, and Markdown editing required;

— Understanding of Windows Operating Systems, Active Directory Environments, Enterprise Information Systems, IaaS/PaaS/SaaS; AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud Platform;

— Understanding of concepts related to information security, identity and access management, privileged access management, data loss prevention, and cybersecurity;

— Proven ability to prioritize multiple projects and workstreams in a fast-paced environment;

— Excellent writing and speaking skills of communication in English;

— Understanding of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) and experience with Agile/Scrum methodologies.

It will be a plus:

— Structured writing and experience with information mapping.

Working conditions:

🏠 It is possible to work both in the office and remotely;
💪 Team building and participation in conferences, and no overtime;
🚀 Individual budget for professional development and personal growth;
💶 You can always count on paying for a vacation, sick leave, and holidays;
🏢 A spacious open space, an office near Zoloty Vorota station with a magnificent view of Mikhailovskaya Square and Landscape Alley;
🤩 We immediately feel the contact with our person, so we have only 3 stages of the interview (HR, Tech, CTO).