CCCTW-1461-Technical-Writer

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Vantix Systems Inc. is a dynamic and savvy organization based in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. We are looking for creative and talented professionals to join our team.

Job Opportunity
DescriptionOur Client requires a Technical Writer to work under the direction of an Information Technology Learning and Development Advisor, in consultation with technical and business process subject matter experts. Responsibilities include writing Wikis, user guides, course outlines, quick reference guides and other training material, as needed.  
SkillsTechnical Writing, Communication SKills, Instructional Design, SharePoint, Captivate, MS Office Suite 
TypeContract 
Project Description 
Experience Required/ Mandatory Skills
  • Proven experience with technical writing and preparation of training materials (5 years);
  • Proven communication and facilitation skills to communicate effectively with technical subject matter experts in determining business needs;
  • Proven ability to apply adult learning principles and best practices in instructional design;
  • Proven experience creating wiki pages using Microsoft Office SharePoint Services 2007 (2 years);
  • Proven experience creating training with Adobe Captivate (2 years);
  • Experience writing for multiple audiences - technical and non-technical;
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Office suite, and video development software such as Captivate or Articulate;
  • Ability to work independently while contributing in a team environment;
  • Strong analytical skills; and
  • Effective planning and organizational skills.
 
Nice To Have Skills
  • Experience managing multiple projects; and
  • Experience developing content for a mobile environment.
 
LocationCalgary 
Work Environment 
Hourly RateNegotiable