Technical Writer

Company: TransTech IT Staffing ( Learn More )

General Information
US-IL-Chicago
N/A
Not Specified
Contractor
3 to 6 years
Not Specified
False
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Job Description

Responsible for creation and maintenance of information security documentation and policy updates around onboarding and identity and access management

· Translates technical and policy-related information into clear, concise materials appropriate for various target audiences

· On behalf of the Onboarding Project team, produces a wide variety of policy, technical publications and end-user publications including instructional materials, technical manuals, product documentation and the like for use by both the IT and business community

· Interviews subject matter experts and technical staff to collect information, prepare written text, and coordinate layout and material organization

· Researches information such as policies, drawings, design reports, equipment and test specifications to fill any gaps

· Reviews, critiques, and edits documentation including design documents, programmer notes and system overviews

· Requires knowledge of information protection and / or IT concepts. Depending on the industry/work environment, such documents may include various media, including written and videos.

Must have strong organizational and project management skills and excellent writing and editing skills

- Requires knowledge and experience in own function; still acquiring higher-level knowledge and skills

- Builds own knowledge of  business processes. Solves a range of problems

- Analyzes possible solutions using standard procedures

- Receives a moderate level of guidance and direction 3 years of business or technical writing experience and working knowledge of multiple software and graphics packages.

Knowledge of information security and / or IT concepts will be required.

Job Requirements

- Technical writing; ability to craft messages in a variety of media for various audiences. 

- Ability to create content for Sharepoint and organize document libraries in Sharepoint

- working/writing about security/information security