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Software Technical Writer

Open iT Philippines, Inc.
Lucena, CALABARZON, 4301, Philippines
February 21, 2017

Job Summary:

The primary responsibility of a Software Technical Writer is to produce online and written material for Open iT software products. Main role is to turn complex coding and features into easy-to-understand descriptions or instructions for the software buyer.

Specific Responsibilities

Analyze design document and product to develop software documentation.

Develop, update and maintain manuals, guides and other technical documentation which align with industry standards for formatting and ease-of-use.

Required Qualifications:

A minimum of a Bachelor's Degree, preferably related to technical writing or information technology discipline

Strong knowledge in technical writing

Strong writing, editing and design skills

High technical aptitude with the ability to quickly learn technology

Confidence in using software tools such as word processors, layout software and multimedia editing tools

Excellent organizational skills

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience in XML and web development both in Unix and Windows

Understanding of typical Agile tools, Subversion, Git or Jenkins

Experience in writing manuals for user of software products

Writing ability to translate complex concepts into understandable and simple words

Works well in a collaborative environment and possesses positive attitude


• Health Benefits (HMO - Dental Services, Medical Check-up and Hospitalization)

• Health Supplies, Wellness and Activities (Vitamins, Spa, Massage, Health Awareness Seminars and Workshops)

• Quarterly Sales Bonus

• Meal Allowance

• Cash Advance

• Paid Leave (15 days vacation leave, 15 days sick leave, birthday leave and gift, time-off)

• Flexible work hours

• Government-mandated Benefits (SSS, Philhealth, HDMF, 13th Month Pay)