Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company Technical Writer in Fort Collins, Colorado
Technical WriterPrimary LocationFort Collins, Colorado, United States
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At Hewlett Packard Enterprise, we bring together the brightest minds to create breakthrough technology solutions that advance the way people live and work. What sets us apart? Our people and our relentless dedication to helping our customers make their mark on the world.
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What you need to know about the jobJob ID1018858Date posted2/12/2018Primary LocationFort Collins, Colorado, United StatesJob CategoryEngineering ServicesScheduleFull timeShiftNo shift premium (United States of America)
Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) is an industry leading technology company that enables customers to go further, faster. With the industry’s most comprehensive portfolio, spanning the cloud to the data center to workplace applications, our technology and services help customers around the world make IT more efficient, more productive and more secure.
Learning does not only happen through training. Relationships are among the most powerful ways for people to learn and grow, and this is part of our HPE culture. In addition to working alongside talented colleagues, you will have many opportunities to learn through coaching and stretch assignment opportunities. You’ll be guided by feedback and support to accelerate your learning and maximize your knowledge. We also have a “reverse mentoring” program which allows us to share our knowledge and strengths across our multi-generation workforce.
Enterprise Group works to streamline innovation and simplify IT with superior solutions. By combining ESSN (Enterprise Server, Storage and Networking) and Technology Services into one division, we gain a strategic advantage in our focus on “Converged Infrastructure”. The HPE Enterprise Group supports our customers with the transformation and integration of their technology. We are there for our customers – come join us!
The Hewlett Packard Enterprise Group Knowledge Management and Information Experience team has an exciting opportunity for a technical writer to help us transform the customer experience with Enterprise Data Center server, storage, and software products. We are looking for someone with some experience with XML authoring, user and task analysis, and the desire to transform our web-based content experience.
Analyzes customer information requirements and product specifications to define technical content strategy and plan. Designs and develops written and/or visual product-related information – hard copy, web - (e.g., user/configuration/troubleshooting guides), and online information (interactive demos, help systems) integrated into product, for a variety of audiences (end user, system administrators, internal support engineers, product developers, training developers). Codes, builds, compiles, and tests online information and/or sets-up, loads and tests systems hardware to create information deliverables and provide feedback on ease of use and user interfaces to product development. As customer advocate, helps define/refine product requirements. Develops standards and style documents and templates, scripts, style sheets, and script and graphic libraries to ensure common look and feel. Interfaces with cross-functional areas as a member of the product development team, such as marketing, test, support, and manufacturing.
Education and Experience Required:
Typically a First Level University degree in Technical Communications, Computer Science or related technical/communications field and a minimum of 2-4 years related experience or an Advanced University degree and up to 2 years related experience or equivalent.
Understand software and hardware technology area concepts and develops working knowledge of products/processes, applications and systems in assigned area of responsibility such as authoring tools and source management.
Ability to operate in multiple disciplines (multi-platform products).
Knowledge and Skills:
Experience with XML authoring
Experience with technical writing for computer products
Ability to work with a team and individually with minimum supervision
Optional: Instructional Design knowledge/experience
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Values:
Partnership first: We believe in the power of collaboration - building long term relationships with our customers, our partners and each other
Bias for action: We never sit still - we take advantage of every opportunity
Innovators at heart: We are driven to innovate - creating both practical and breakthrough advancements
HPE is an EOE / Female / Minority / Individual with Disabilities / Protected Veteran Status
What do we offer?
Extensive social benefits, flexible working hours, a competitive salary and shared values, make Hewlett Packard Enterprise one of the world´s most attractive employers. At HPE our goal is to provide equal opportunities, work-life balance, and constantly evolving career opportunities.
If you are looking for challenges in a pleasant and international work environment, then we definitely want to hear from you. Apply now below, or directly via our Careers Portal at www.hpe.com/careers
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