NCR Technical Writer - Atlanta, GA in Atlanta, Georgia
Title: Technical Writer
Location: Atlanta, GA
ABOUT NCR CORPORATION:
NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) is the global leader in consumer transaction technologies, turning everyday interactions with businesses into exceptional experiences. With its software, hardware, and portfolio of services, NCR enables nearly 700 million transactions daily across retail, financial, travel, hospitality, telecom and technology, and small business. NCR solutions run the everyday transactions that make your life easier. NCR is headquartered in Duluth, Georgia, with approximately 29,000 employees and does business in 180 countries.
The technical author creates and updates a range of customer and service publications for NCR products which could include site preparation, installation, operator manuals, service and parts manuals. Position will have broad control over the design and presentation of the materials within the corporate guidelines.
The successful candidate will work with engineering, quality and product management teams to identify and verify required technical changes. They will also be expected to identify improvements to the publications that will contribute to ease of use for users.
KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:o Develop a project plan that states key milestones and deliverables. o Participate in review meetings with engineers and validate publications with software/hardware in the labs. o Identify and incorporate required content or changes into the publications. o Manage workload and priorities to fit project timelines and when necessary communicate information about timetables and milestones that may be at risk. o Complete status reports and participate in departmental and project team meetings.
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:o In-depth knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite. o Able to work both independently or as part of a team. o Able to follow guidelines and instructions. o Have solid written and verbal communication skills. o Fast learner with the ability to work in a fast–paced environment. o Must be well–organized and detail oriented. o Must show initiative in completing assignments and finding innovative solutions to problems.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:o Familiar with FrameMaker, MadCap Flare, or comparable publishing software. o Familiar with illustration tools such as CorelDraw, CorelDesigner. o Familiar with CAD tools such as ProE, Solidworks. o Knowledge of Subversion or comparable document repository software.
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university in Technical Communication, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related field.
Integrated into our shared values is NCR’s commitment to diversity. NCR is committed to being a globally inclusive company where all people are treated fairly, recognized for their individuality, promoted based on performance and encouraged to strive to reach their full potential. We believe in understanding and respecting differences among all people. NCR does not discriminate in employment based on sex, age, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, military service, genetic information, or any other characteristic or conduct protected by law. Every individual at NCR has an ongoing responsibility to respect and support a globally diverse environment.
STATEMENT TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES:
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Title: Technical Writer - Atlanta, GA
Requisition ID: 0067930_P-0024523