Position : - Senior Technical Writer
Job Location : - Bangalore
When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work that supports a powerful mission. With revenues of $25 billion and a track record of stability and consistent growth, we’re uniquely able to give our people the resources and opportunities to make significant contributions to the world.
The Emerging Technology team is tasked with applying industry best practices to the design, development, and deployment world-class software products.
As a software technical writer in the Liquid Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry division of Thermo Fisher Scientific, you will produce high-quality developer documentation to enhance both internal and external customer experience.
Technical writers at Thermo Fisher Scientific can expect :
Dynamic work environment.
Competitive salary and benefit package.
Opportunities for professional development and growth.
Join a group of motivated team members who are transforming content creation and delivery.
Role and Responsibilities :
Document cloud based platform APIs using OpenAPI specification such as Swagger.
Create content including how-to topics, CLI reference pages, language references, troubleshooting guides, and solution cookbooks.
Write conceptual overview, user guides, change logs and more.
Deliver user documentation such as quick start guides, online help, tutorials, e-learning videos and animations for Thermo Fisher’s software products
Develop topic-based, structured, single-source documentation using XML
Author and optimize learning content into reusable objects
Required Skills, Knowledge and Experience :
Minimum of 4 years of experience as a technical writer with relevant experience and skills.
Experience creating technical content for developers, DevOps professionals, and end users.
Knowledge of HTML, Markdown and similar documentation technologies.
Experience in creating Developer documentation / API or REST API Documentation.
Familiarity with using Git or other version control systems.
Experience reviewing and editing internal documentation written by engineers and other technical writers.
Experience working with content management systems and XMetal.
Possess good communication skills and should be proactive.
Must be highly organized and pay attention to details.
Experienced in single sourcing, topic based writing, and DITA
Strong understanding of Lean / Agile / XP software development processes
Ability to estimate the working time required to complete a task, or time required for a team to complete a task
Academic Qualification :
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Master’s degree or equivalent
Good To Have :
Programming Java, XML, XSLT, CSS