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Subject:Position: Technical Writer - Toronto From:Pat Anderson <panders -at- AW -dot- SGI -dot- COM> Date:Tue, 15 Sep 1998 12:10:52 -0400
As a leading developer of 3D and 2D content creation tools, Alias|Wavefront
has always followed an aggressive technology agenda. Alias|Wavefront is the
worldwide leader in high-end software with a long list of prestigious
customers that includes Industrial Light & Magic, Nintendo, BMW, Apple,
Rollerblade Inc. and Timex. We provide an innovative yet well-managed work
environment where dynamic individuals can truly impact future directions.
We're looking for creative and talented individuals who can help us define
and implement the digital future of the 90's.
Technical Writer (full time) - Maya project
The technical writer will gather information from software developers by
email and interview; test the functionality from within the software
package; write and illustrate new feature reference documentation to
existing standards, formats, and presentation, and revise existing
documentation to cover changed functionality; test, edit, and illustrate
procedures and task-based documentation; develop and update online help and
as well as print documentation from single-source FrameMaker files.
The preferred technical writer will have at least three years experience
writing and editing developer and end-user computer manuals, graphics
skills, the ability
to think in 3D, and be an enthusiastic customer advocate. Relevant degree work
includes journalism, programming, art, and rhetoric/linguistics/writing
courses. Experience working with FrameMaker, HTML, and online documentation
a major plus. NT and UNIX experience a plus.
If you're looking for a sedate 9-5 job, this isn't it.