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Writer needed to bring documentation up to ISO 9000 standards.
Must be familiar with ISO 9000.
Location: San Mateo, CA
Title: Sr. API Technical Writer (Staff)
Salary: +/- $70k, + stock options, + bonus, + 3 weeks vacation/year
A highly technical technical writer needed to document leading-edge
internet security software.
Experience documenting programming API's is required. Experience with
telecom, security a plus. FrameMaker and online help experience needed.
Telecommuting 2 to 3 days a week available.
Location: San Jose, CA
Title: Sr. Technical Writer (Staff)
Salary: +/- $75k
Document STATE-OF-THE-ART networking products for a GREAT company.
ATM or Layer 3 knowledge required. Frame Relay or Ethernet
experience a plus.
Location: Sunnyvale, CA
Title: Documentation Control Manger (Staff) (Immediate need!)
Route, track, and control all engineering design documents and engineering
change notices. Some experience with documentation control and familiarity
with MS Office required. Experience with Agile or Ask ManMan software a plus.
No telecommuting, but the company does have flex time.
Location: Phoenix, AZ
Title: Manager of Sales Training
Salary: $40 -$60k plus bonuses
Develop performance-based training programs and train-the-trainers for a
major auto-part retail chain.
Design, write, and maintain documentation for telecommunication
software development tools.
BS/MS in Technical Writing, other technical field, or equivalent
technical writing experience required. UNIX and FrameMaker or
equivalent experience required. Experience with telecommunication
products and programmatic interfaces or C/C++ a plus.
Location: Paris, France!
Title: English Language Technical Author
Document a suite of business-intelligence developer products. Paper,
electronic, on-line and Web delivery. Excellent opportunity for a
technical author with programming knowledge to develop in a fast-moving,
Excellent communication skills
French a plus but not required
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) ESSENTIAL
Any Web-authoring tool (FrontPage, Home Site)
Bachelors degree minimum
Technical writing diploma is a plus but not required
Number: 99-08 (re-opened)
Location: Sunnyvale, CA
Title: Sr. Course Developer (staff)
Salary: Mid to high $70's + bonus and stock options
This is a position for a instructional designer for a leading-edge
database software company.
You must have strong understanding of OLAP or relational databases.
(Someone from Oracle's curriculum development group would be ideal.)