Techinical Writer

  • Location
    San Jose , California
  • Category
    Information Technology - Technical Writer
  • Job type

Adecco is currently assisting a partnering client in their search to fill a Technical Writer role in San Jose, CA! Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below!

POSITION: Technical writer and content developer
HOURS: 1st Shift, 8 hr. day, 40 hr. wk.
DURATION: 2 months (Contract)
PAY: $59.86/HR

Responsibilities, Qualifications, & Details:
We’re looking for an experienced technical writer and training content developer to help us take our internal information security training and awareness program to the next level. As a technical writer and training content developer for the Global Information Security team, you'll compose newsletter articles, online training courses, digital media, emails, and knowledge base articles to help keep The client information safe. You'll work with stakeholders across the globe to deliver content that is accurate, engaging, and effective.

What You’ll Do

Identify the most effective way to support specific outcomes through communication and training

Adapt information to the needs and backgrounds of a variety of audiences

Present complex topics with clarity and simplicity

Use formatting and graphics effectively to increase message impact

Collaborate effectively with a variety of stakeholders

Objectively measure and report the effectiveness of your work

Proactively manage your projects and communicate status

What We’re Looking For

Bachelor's degree in technical communication, writing/composition, computer science, or other technical field

Specific cybersecurity education, certification, and experience preferred.

5+ years of related experience with a Bachelor's degree, or 2+ years with a Master's degree.

Skills You Need

Very strong writing, editing, and formatting skills

Ability to empathize with your audiences to understand what they need to know

Ability to express ideas clearly and concisely

Ability to listen, collaborate, and to give and accept constructive feedback

Working knowledge of HTML and wiki markup

Ability to navigate complex information sources and to research independently

Ability to ramp up quickly on new software tools

Passion for security and a great user experience
***This team is looking for someone to summarize trainings and documents. This person should be knowledgeable in many areas. Ability to learn quickly, be resourceful. ***

Day to day:

develop and summarize training materials, edit content in docs, arrange meetings, create timelines and complete content by the deadline

Draft security alerts and internal communications.

Document reviews, upload docs in Wiki.

Should be self-motivated and social-able.

Interview Process: Manager will schedule interviews next week for the week of the 23rd and in persons for the first week of Nov.

***Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. This employer will not sponsor applicants with the following work visas: H1B, H2B, E3, TN1***

How to Apply: Click on “Apply Now” to be considered for this position or any other opportunities with Adecco.

RECRUITER: Once candidates have applied, resumes will be screened for review. I will reach out to you if are chosen for the next step in the application process. If you have any questions please feel free to reach out to:
Taj Rolin
Email: (preferred)
Office: 470.219.6864

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