Technical Writer

Confidential Company - Maadi, Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
1 to 3 years
Career Level:
Entry Level
Job Type:
Full Time
1 open position
About the Job
  • Producing complex end-user software documentation, reviewing/localizing user interfaces, estimating and planning medium-sized project documentation
  • Supporting the development of technical documentation.
  • Performing online search, communicating effectively with subject matter experts (SMEs), and consulting legacy documents.
  • Keeping the Project Manager and Technical Writing Team Leader updated with task status and reporting risks, along with suggested solutions, in advance.
  • Developing and supporting the development of English and Arabic software end-user documentation (user manuals, Help systems, and installation guides) in terms of Outline, Content (conceptual and procedural), Illustrations and screenshots, Peer-review of other TWs' output and Technical-review bug fixing
  • Localizing application user interfaces and error messages, and software end-user documentation.
  • Ensuring linguistic correctness and conformity to UI labels and error messages rules in developed solutions user interfaces.
  • Supporting other departments in fixing style problems in MS Word documents by applying MS Word template styles.
  • Estimating documentation activities medium size projects for oneself and for other technical writers.
  • Planning one’s tasks and committing to the communicated plan to meet project deadlines.
  • Communicating effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience.
  • Identifying problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions, and maintain a record of how problems were solved to share the knowledge and have it available for reference in the future
Job Requirements
  • Excellent command of Microsoft Suit, Adobe RoboHelp and HTML Workshop.
  • Excellent command of Image Editing Tools (e.g., Adobe Photoshop or Snagit)
  • Excellent command of Localization Tools (e.g,. Trados or Microsoft Helium)
  • Microsoft Project Plan is a plus