Posted on 09/11/2017

Technical Writer 4-ProdDev

Oracle - San Antonio, TX

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Job Description

Creates, develops, plans, writes and edits operational, instructional, maintenance, test or user manuals for paper, multimedia or web-based publications. Contributes to the timely design, production and delivery/completion of product documentation and document sets.




As a member of the technical writing division, you will organize and prepare information for publication and develop publication concepts for the best communication of subject matter. Review technical information prepared by other staff members for clarity and content. Take an active role in the definition and evolution of standard practices and procedures.




Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization. Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 7 years of software engineering or related experience.




*Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.*








The Oracle Utilities Global Business Unit (UGBU) deliverscutting-edge solutions to the global utility industry, including billing,customer care, collections, network management, mobile workforce management,work and asset management, meter data management, and business intelligenceamong others.




As a member of the technical writing division, you willdesign, create and deliver whole product documentation sets and/or relatedcourseware. Edit, organize and direct the work activities of other technicalwriters and staff. Plan the format, arrange the layout of publications and editwork for conformance to publication standards and specifications.




Preferred skills:


Arbortext Editor or similar XML editor


Single-sourcing/multiple presentation experience


Understanding of DITA/XML documentation practices


Understanding of structured documentation and minimalism


Previous experience with web applications


Understanding of database-driven applications






Arbortext Editor


Adobe FrameMaker


Mircosoft Office Word and PowerPoint (or Open Office equivalents)


WebWorks ePublisher




Education and Experience


BS or MS degree or equivalent experience.


5 yearsof technical writing or related experience.


Self starter with minimal supervision.










**Job:** **Product Development*




**Organization:** **Oracle*






**Title:** *Technical Writer 4-ProdDev*




**Location:** *United States*




**Requisition ID:** *1700130G*

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