Job - SF Bay Area - Programming Documentation

Subject: Job - SF Bay Area - Programming Documentation
From: Ron Rothbart <ron -dot- rothbart -at- DOCUMENTUM -dot- COM>
Date: Tue, 1 Apr 1997 10:16:31 +0800

SENIOR TECHNICAL WRITER - Programming Documentation

Responsibilities: Develop programming documentation for application
developers who are creating client applications or customizing our client
applications. Take responsibility for our application developer's guide,
client customizing guide, programming language reference, resource editor
guide, and related release notes. As the product grows in depth and
sophistication, enhance the existing programming documentation and develop
additional documentation as needed. Estimate and maintain schedules. Gather
information by interviewing software engineers and reading engineering
specs. Participate in project meetings. Participate in shaping the future of
our documentation as a member of a small technical publications group.

Qualifications: At least three years experience writing for a technical
audience. At least one year developing programming documentation. An
understanding of client/server technology and object-oriented programming.
Familiarity with API methods, Visual Basic, C/C++, and SQL. Ability to write
clearly and succinctly about technical concepts. Ability to work both
independently and as a responsible member of a team. Working knowledge of
FrameMaker. BA or equivalent. Pluses include experience testing, reading,
and writing code examples, experience authoring help, familiarity with Java,
the Tooltalk and AppleEvents protocols, OLE Automation, RoboHELP, Word
macros, and Windows 95.

A rapidly growing company with over 250 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
access control.

Documentum values individuals with integrity, creativity, enthusiasm, and a
commitment to quality. Our fun, challenging environment 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 writing samples demonstrating your ability to write
instructions and explain concepts to:

Ana Recio
Documentum, Inc.
5671 Gibraltar Dr.
Pleasanton, CA 94588-8547
FAX: (510) 463-6850

Writing samples are required.

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