• Competitive compensation package
  • Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Flow Traders
  • 2019-05-06

Technical Writer

  • Full time
  • Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
  • 06 May 19

As a Technical Writer you will produce high-quality technical documentation for in-house developed software in English. Essentially manuals, how-to documents and tutorials. The technical documentation is continuously reviewed by the operational teams. As a Technical Writer you will elicit and structure the feedback to continuously improve the documentation. You will follow the established process for handover of technical documentation to the operations teams.

What are we looking for:

  • Be able to understand complex systems and describe such in the technical documentation. Create diagrams illustrating set-up of systems;
  • Analyze the existing content and make revisions as necessary;
  • Write well structured, precise and easy-to-understand documentation;
  • Ability to work under tight time-frames;
  • Willing to learn new technologies and explain them to the members of staff and end users;
  • Good social, communication and organizational skills;
  • Ability to elicit information from Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) and explain information in written form in easy-to-understand English language;
  • Excellent written skills in English;
  • Experience of working on the command line in Linux. Some programming experience, most important is the ability to understand software development terminology;
  • Working experience of the Atlassian products;
  • Affinity with working in an agile way;