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Plan and write new manuals for end-users of GUI software. Maintain and
enhance existing manuals. Write installation and release notes. Index
manuals and make screen captures. Estimate and maintain schedules. Gather
information by interviewing software engineers, reading engineering specs,
and using Beta software. Participate in interface design meetings and other
project meetings. Participate in shaping the future of our documentation as
a member of a small, growing technical publications team.
At least two years experience writing is required, including one year
writing for end-users of GUI software . Ability to write clear, concise,
accurate, task-oriented procedural manuals. Ability to take the user's point
of view. Ability to work both independently and as a responsible member of a
team. BA or equivalent. Working knowledge of FrameMaker. Pluses include
experience with Windows 95, FrameMaker templates, and Word macros.
A rapidly growing company with over 200 employees worldwide, Documentum
provides object-oriented, client/server software for enterprise document
management to Fortune 1000 companies in a wide range of industries. Our
family of products automates and accelerates the creation, modification, and
reuse of business-critical documents. Product features include library
services, versioning, workflow, searching, compound document management, and
Our people are the lifeblood of Documentum. We value individuals with
integrity, creativity, enthusiasm, and a commitment to quality. We balance
our drive for results with a concern for individuals that creates a fun,
challenging environment, which attracts great people and rewards their
growth and success. Documentum is an equal opportunity employer and provides
a comprehensive benefits package.
Send a resume and 4-6 pages of writing samples demonstrating your ability to
write instructions and explain concepts to:
5671 Gibraltar Dr.
Pleasanton, CA 94588-8547
FAX: (510) 463-6850
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