Senior Technical Writer Senior Technical Writer …

in Grenoble, Rhone-Alpes, France
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
in Grenoble, Rhone-Alpes, France
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Senior Technical Writer
Job Description We are looking for a Senior Technical Writer to create user documentation for our suite of Enterprise Risk Management software products. This position reports to the Technical Communications Manager in France, and is based either in Paris (Saint Cloud) or in Grenoble (Montbonnot).

  • Work closely with Product Management and Software Engineering staff to develop external documentation
  • Write traditional end-user, administrator, installation, and integration documentation
  • Create video tutorials and digital guidance content
  • Create flowcharts and diagrams
  • Work with Engineering and UX to create meaningful user interface messages or improve existing ones.
  • Collaborate with members of cross-functional teams

Required Skills
  • Commercial software technical writing experience
  • Excellent command of written English and fluent in spoken English; preferably familiar with American usage
  • Ability to analyze documentation needs and complete projects with little direction
  • Experience with authoring in Confluence or similar tool
  • Experience with an XML authoring environment with DITA
  • BA/BS, preferably in either a technical field (CS, Engineering, Finance, etc.) or a writing-related discipline
  • Strong technical skills
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines and handle changing priorities
  • Ability to work closely with team members
  • Ability and desire to learn new skills

Skills that are a PLUS:
  • Experience with creating videos / animated presentations using Camtasia
  • Experience with digital guidance content creation using Walkme
  • Background in software engineering
  • Background in finance
  • Understanding of Agile development processes/SCRUM
  • Working knowledge of HTML,XML and JavaScript
  • Experience with Perforce or other source control systems
  • Experience writing API documentation
  • Project Management experience

Moody's is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.

Candidates for Moody's Corporation may be asked to disclose securities holdings pursuant to Moody's Policy for Securities Trading and the requirements of the position. Employment is contingent upon compliance with the Policy, including remediation of positions in those holdings as necessary.