BCforward is currently seeking a highly motivated Technical Writer remote opportunity.
Position Title: Technical Writer
RemoteAnticipated Start Date:
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Full time ContractPay Range:
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Title: Technical WriterLocation: RemoteDuration: 3 Months
The main function of a Technical Writer is to write technical materials, such as equipment materials, appendices, or operating and maintenance instructions. A typical technical writer is responsible for organizing, editing, and maintaining technical records and files.
Organize material and complete writing assignment according to set standards regarding order, clarity, conciseness, style, and terminologyMaintain records and files of work and revisionsConfer with client to establish technical specifications and to determine subject material to be developed for publicationQualifications:
Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as computer science or English, journalism, communications8-10 years' experience requiredExperience in in creating documentation for a technical audienceExcellent writing, editing, and communication skillsAbility to read some programming codeCritical thinking and problem-solving skillsCandidate Requirements
Years of Experience Required -8-10 years' experience requiredDegrees or certifications required -Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as computer science or English, journalism, communicationsDisqualifiers -Writing at the level of OpenAI documentation for technical writing. (Go to OpenAI and read their documentation and if you can write at that level, then definitely apply)Generated technical writing for Open Source Software (needed to have previously done this in previous roles)Best vs. Average -Experience in in creating documentation for a technical audienceExcellent writing, editing, and communication skillsAbility to read some programming codeCritical thinking and problem-solving skillsPerformance Indicators -Meeting Deadlines and Quality of WorkStakeholder feedback on Technical WritingWriting at the level of OpenAI documentation for technical writing. (Go to OpenAI and read their documentation and if you can write at that level, then definitely apply).Top 3 Hard Skills Required + Years of Experience
7+ Years of Experience Expectation the work product produced is written in very clear and descriptive English Technical Writing
Candidate MUST HAVE (7+ Years of experience) STRONG LINUX experience and familiar (3 Years of experience) with Python
Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as computer science or English, journalism, communicationsGenerated technical writing for Open Source Software (needed to have previously done this in previous roles)7+ Years of Experience Proficient in M365 Platforms (Words, PowerPoint, Excel)
BCforward offers all eligible employees a comprehensive benefits package including, but not limited to major medical, HSA, dental, vision, employer-provided group life, voluntary life insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability, and 401k.Keywords: Linux, OpenAI, Python
Founded in 1998 on the idea that industry leaders needed a professional service, and workforce management expert, to fuel the development and execution of core business and technology strategies, BCforward is a Black-owned firm providing unique solutions supporting value capture and digital product delivery needs for organizations around the world. Headquartered in Indianapolis, IN with an Offshore Development Center in Hyderabad, India, BCforward's 6,000 consultants support more than 225 clients globally.
BCforward champions the power of human potential to help companies transform, accelerate, and scale. Guided by our core values of People-Centric, Optimism, Excellence, Diversity, and Accountability, our professionals have helped our clients achieve their strategic goals for more than 25 years. Our strong culture and clear values have enabled BCforward to become a market leader and best in class place to work.
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