Robert Half International Technical Writer in Columbia, Maryland

Technical Writer Robert Half Technology has an immediate need for a Technical Writer to join our team in our Columbia, MD location. The successful candidate will be working with the Engineering Logistics Teams as the go-to Technical Writer and Documentation Developer. In addition to the below Responsibilities, you will work to develop and write manuals and documents such as Operator and Administrator User, Maintenance, Life Cycle Support and Logistics documents and manuals, with a concentration in digital and analog voice data telecommunication products. These technologies consist of networking, digital and analog interfacing, internet protocol, microprocessor, and analog components. Responsibilities: ? Technically analyze customer guidelines to create compliant documents ? Conduct technical analysis of product implementations, modifications, and enhancements to products in accordance with specific customer specifications and implementations ? Prepare deliverable manuals and documents in accordance with customer specifications for voice and data telecommunication products. ? Work closely with Development, Systems and Logistics Departments as well as other support departments to derive source data. ? Develop well written content and efficiently communicate material end-user base ? Adhere to contractual format, content and style guidelines, considering usability and ensuring accuracy, consistency and quality. In the absence of customer dictated specifications must be able to develop and adhere to own style guideline. ? Interface with customers. ? Provide required status reports to management Requirements: ? Prior Engineering background and job experience required (Systems, Hardware, Software). ? Understanding of parts lists, government specifications, schematic and engineering drawings ? Experience with Systems Life Cycle Support and associated documents ? Requires highly motivated individual that can quickly learn complex telecommunication products. Prior experience with highly technical engineering documents is required ? Must be able to type, use a personal computer, and be familiar with full-featured word-processing applications, desktop publishing tools and drawing packages. Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite as well as imaging software (e.g., Adobe Photoshop, Paint Shop Pro, etc) for graphics editing and screen capturing is essential. ? Must possess excellent communication skill and writing style and have an eye for detail. ? Must possess the ability and skill to write, edit, and prepare clear, concise, and acceptable technical, maintenance and logistics documentation as well as the ability to communicate effectively with technical professionals and managers. ? Bachelor's Degree in a related field or equivalent work experience, is required. Minimum 10 years practical experience. Sample work should be provided at interview. For immediate consideration, please e-mail your resume directly to Ted Keigler at and/or call him directly at (410) 783-6290

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Req ID: 02000-0010573526

Functional Role: Technical Writer

Country: USA

State: MD

City: Columbia

Postal Code: 21046

Compensation: $70,000.00 to $80,000.00 per year

Requirements: MS Visio, Information Engineering