Red Hat Senior Technical Writer in Waterford, Ireland
At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.
Become the voice of Red Hat's technical authority. The Red Hat Customer Content Services team is looking for a Senior Technical Writer to join a team of open source content developers in Waterford, Ireland. In this role, you will create content that helps customers achieve their business and technical goals with Red Hat’s offerings. You’ll collaborate with content strategists, product managers, product engineers, support engineers, and other stakeholders to understand customer perspectives and create effective content solutions.
Primary job responsibilities
Work closely with content strategists, engineering project teams, and other stakeholders to create and maintain high-quality content for Red Hat’s offerings and solutions
Engage and collaborate with the closed-loop customer feedback program to address content gaps, act on direct customer feedback, and promote continuous improvement of the documentation experience
Keep up-to-date with changes in our offerings, customer use cases, and support issues by integrating with specialty groups from the Customer Experience and Engagement (CEE) team
Effectively manage documentation projects and deliver effective customer-focused documentation
Master the use of our internal documentation toolchain, including the publishing platform and issue-tracking tools
Fluent written and verbal communication skills in English
Familiarity with and knowledge of Red Hat’s offerings or related industry offerings like Linux, middleware, storage, cloud, or virtualization technologies
4+ years of experience writing technical content for end users, including reference manuals, user guides, and design specifications
Ability to read, write, and compile technical documents, including feature descriptions, customer use cases, and release notes
Communication skills in establishing and maintaining communication with subject matter experts and other project team members
Bachelor's degree in IT, computer science, or an arts or language field is a plus
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Job ID 61725
Category Product Documentation, Technical Support