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Position Available: Technical Writer
 
Location: San Ramon, California
 
Job Duties: Authorship and life-cycle management of Software product technical documents. Development, cataloging, administration, configuration, support and maintenance of content for online (web-based) and printed documentation. Working closely with the product management, engineering, quality, and service organizations to create documentation set. Working as part of the software development team to support documentation plan and deliverables. Specific job duties, as follows: Generate PDF and HTML files, create runlist, and update tracking systems with relevant dates. Ensure style consistency with other related documents for the product or product line. Develop/revise overflow writing projects - Release Notes, Tech Tips. Incorporate changes from review cycles and release. Examine the document both in hardcopy and electronic form. Minor corrections are fixed. Major corrections are returned to the developer/author to be fixed and then manual is resubmitted to go through the process again. Performs final production edit for all documentation to be produced by Publication Services. Assist in translation coordination with vendors, final production edits for translated manuals. Transfers files to vendors via FTP, prepare final zip files, release files to database as needed. Troubleshoot and resolve production-related issues in a publications/DTP environment.
 
Education: Master's degree in English, Liberal Arts, Law or related.
 
Hours: 40 per week
 
Apply to: Indolink.com, Inc.,
Attn: Raj Baronia,
2000 Crow Canyon Place, Ste. 300, San Ramon, CA 94583