On-call Technical / Proposal Writer (Remote)

Sep 02 2022
ALTRES Technical |Honolulu|Full Time, $25.00 - $35.00 / hour
Job Description

A local IT solutions company is immediately looking for a Technical / Proposal Writer on an on-call basis. This role will work closely with software development team to produce high-quality, clear and concise technical documentation for both users and developers, as well as high-quality technical proposals for RFPs.

This role can be performed working from home or out of the Honolulu office as needed.

At this time work would be a full week, but the hours and work is subject to change and may come in sporadically.

Hours

Full-time

Location

Honolulu, Oahu

Pay

$25 to $35 an hour

Responsibilities

  • Accurately prioritize documentation, from the layout of content on a page to finding its accurate place in the entire documentation taxonomy, with search optimization in mind.
  • Define standards and style guidelines that help other writers and engineers.
  • Plan and develop a wide range of information products for software, including guides, tutorials, web-based help systems and specifications.
  • Research, write, proofread, edit end-user manuals and online help.
  • Create screen shots and illustrations using graphic tools. Assist in the design of documentation templates and the development of group?s tools.
  • Work in an agile development environment and gather information for a writing assignment from a variety of sources, including development, QA, project and product managers.
  • Manage multiple projects and deliverables.
  • Improve existing onboarding and education processes with documentation, helping engineers get quickly up to speed.
  • Take initiative to improve the developer experience by testing tools and services, investigating problems, and channeling feedback into high-quality, impactful documentation.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor?s degree.
  • Between 3-5 years of technical writing experience with experience writing for the web, software, hardware, or cloud technologies.
  • Available to work in client?s Honolulu office as needed.
  • Expertise in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Lucid Charts.
  • Experience with wireframe tools such as Adobe XD or Balsamiq a plus.