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Sr. Technical Writer
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  • Posted: Tue, Jun 11, 2013
  • Time Left: Closed
  • Location: North America
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  • Start: Immediately
  • Hourly Rate: More than $50 / hr
  • Hrs/wk: 40 | Duration: 1-3 months
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Seeking a Sr. Technical Writer who ideally is an ex-developer or has taken developer courses. This is for API level writing for a developer platform. You'll be extracting relevant content from existing PDFs for online docs used by developers, and generating net new QuickStart guides to help these technical users get onboarded quickly. You should be able to read Java language code and be able to "dog food" your own content.

Job Description:
Your responsibilities:

-Ability to quickly extract just the essential content needed for online reference and quickstart guides for a developer platform
- Create high-quality content that conveys techincal concepts in a consistent developer voice
- Take on ad-hoc writing as they arise
- Collect sample code and insert in appropriate areas of the documentation

Your qualifications:
- Previous experience building API documentation
- Familiarity with Java - other programming languages a plus
- Strong communication skills
- A complete E...

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