Company: Baker Hughes
Skills: Technical Writing
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Kochi, Kerala, India


Role Summary:

Baker Hughes has a new opportunity for a Senior Technical Writer to join the team in Kochi, India who will be responsible for working independently on technical writing projects.

Essential Responsibilities:

 

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to produce high-quality documentation.
  • Will contribute to larger team on projects as needed.
  • Responsible for working independently on information development projects.
  • Collaborates with cross-functional teams to produce high-quality content.
  • Contributes to larger team on projects as needed.
  • Outstanding writing skills, namely a command of grammar, syntax, diction, and the conventions and best practices of writing a variety of technical documents.
  • Strong collaboration skills: ability to work with a variety of other writers and cross-functional peers easily.
  • Strong knowledge of core technical communication concepts, such as topic-based authoring, minimalism, task-oriented design, single-sourcing.
  • Understanding of core information development processes: content planning, content creation, and content review.
  • Strong skills in the process of breaking down software processes into tasks necessary to the targeted user and effectively explaining those tasks to the user.
  • Ability to understand user profiles and to create content targeted appropriately to meet user goals.
  • Basic skills in editing (QA for documentation) - ability to recognize errors and opportunities for improvement in a variety of information deliverables.

 


Qualifications/Requirements:

 

 

  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in technical writing or Masters degree with 3 years of experience with technical writing performance
  • Experience working on core data structures and algorithms and implement them using language of choice

 


Desired Characteristics:

 

 

  • Basic awareness of the major aspects of software design, development, and QA and ability to leverage this understanding to inform execution for information development projects.
  • Basic domain and product knowledge, including appropriate terminology, with an awareness of Baker Hughes - Digital product line(s) and offerings.
  • Awareness of how Baker Hughes Digital drives value to its customers and how the information development function fits into Baker Hughes Digitals overall business strategy.
  • Strong ability to collaborate with subject matter experts to research a software product, determine functionality and design features, then communicate those effectively to the user.
  • Strong skills with the authoring tools used by the information development teams.
  • Ability to understand and follow established information patterns to create a wide variety of information deliverables.
  • Fundamental project management skills: ability to broadly estimate scope, ability to work to deadlines.
  • Fundamental understanding of Lean/Agile/XP software development processes, their application to Baker Hughes projects, and how to follow processes for information development.

 


Locations:

Kochi, India

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