Randstad Technical Writer in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Technical Writer

job details:

  • location:Minneapolis, MN

  • date posted:Monday, January 7, 2019

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Finance and Insurance

  • reference:663579

job description

Technical Writer

job summary:

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent.

  • 5+ years of demonstrated experience in business and functional requirements elicitation, translation and documentation

  • Proven working experience in technical writing, preferably in the financial services and technology industries

  • Knowledge of technical terminology and Data Quality concepts

  • Ability to deliver high-quality documentation with high attention to detail in a short time frame

  • Ability to effectively communicate in writing complex topics to a variety of audiences

  • Ability to visualize key concepts in data governance, technology architecture and policy Strong relationship and communication skills in working with colleagues and influencing customers on recommendations and analysis.

  • Ability to meet tight timelines and to work across a multi-geographic team - Understanding of online documentation presentation best practices.

  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple relationships across the organization, and at times with external parties and clients

  • Excellent communication and facilitation skills; demonstrated ability to clearly and persuasively communicate ideas, issues and recommendations to senior leadership.

  • Track record of accomplishments, despite obstacles. Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Data Governance process and tools

  • Financial services and product knowledge

  • Working knowledge of MS Office, MS Visio, HP Quality Center, Expert Knowledge of Adobe Writer, MS PowerPoint and Visio

  • Self-motivated, organized individual with an ability to work independently and within a team, build relationships, interact effectively with business partners, and recognize when to escalate issues.

location: Minneapolis, Minnesota

job type: Contract

work hours: 8am to 5pm

education: Bachelors

responsibilities:

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent.

  • 5+ years of demonstrated experience in business and functional requirements elicitation, translation and documentation

  • Proven working experience in technical writing, preferably in the financial services and technology industries

  • Knowledge of technical terminology and Data Quality concepts

  • Ability to deliver high-quality documentation with high attention to detail in a short time frame

  • Ability to effectively communicate in writing complex topics to a variety of audiences

  • Ability to visualize key concepts in data governance, technology architecture and policy Strong relationship and communication skills in working with colleagues and influencing customers on recommendations and analysis.

  • Ability to meet tight timelines and to work across a multi-geographic team - Understanding of online documentation presentation best practices.

  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple relationships across the organization, and at times with external parties and clients

  • Excellent communication and facilitation skills; demonstrated ability to clearly and persuasively communicate ideas, issues and recommendations to senior leadership.

  • Track record of accomplishments, despite obstacles. Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Data Governance process and tools

  • Financial services and product knowledge

  • Working knowledge of MS Office, MS Visio, HP Quality Center, Expert Knowledge of Adobe Writer, MS PowerPoint and Visio

  • Self-motivated, organized individual with an ability to work independently and within a team, build relationships, interact effectively with business partners, and recognize when to escalate issues.

qualifications:

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent.

  • 5+ years of demonstrated experience in business and functional requirements elicitation, translation and documentation

  • Proven working experience in technical writing, preferably in the financial services and technology industries

  • Knowledge of technical terminology and Data Quality concepts

  • Ability to deliver high-quality documentation with high attention to detail in a short time frame

  • Ability to effectively communicate in writing complex topics to a variety of audiences

  • Ability to visualize key concepts in data governance, technology architecture and policy Strong relationship and communication skills in working with colleagues and influencing customers on recommendations and analysis.

  • Ability to meet tight timelines and to work across a multi-geographic team - Understanding of online documentation presentation best practices.

  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple relationships across the organization, and at times with external parties and clients

  • Excellent communication and facilitation skills; demonstrated ability to clearly and persuasively communicate ideas, issues and recommendations to senior leadership.

  • Track record of accomplishments, despite obstacles. Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Data Governance process and tools

  • Financial services and product knowledge

  • Working knowledge of MS Office, MS Visio, HP Quality Center, Expert Knowledge of Adobe Writer, MS PowerPoint and Visio

  • Self-motivated, organized individual with an ability to work independently and within a team, build relationships, interact effectively with business partners, and recognize when to escalate issues.

skills: Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent.

  • 5+ years of demonstrated experience in business and functional requirements elicitation, translation and documentation

  • Proven working experience in technical writing, preferably in the financial services and technology industries

  • Knowledge of technical terminology and Data Quality concepts

  • Ability to deliver high-quality documentation with high attention to detail in a short time frame

  • Ability to effectively communicate in writing complex topics to a variety of audiences

  • Ability to visualize key concepts in data governance, technology architecture and policy Strong relationship and communication skills in working with colleagues and influencing customers on recommendations and analysis.

  • Ability to meet tight timelines and to work across a multi-geographic team - Understanding of online documentation presentation best practices.

  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple relationships across the organization, and at times with external parties and clients

  • Excellent communication and facilitation skills; demonstrated ability to clearly and persuasively communicate ideas, issues and recommendations to senior leadership.

  • Track record of accomplishments, despite obstacles. Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Data Governance process and tools

  • Financial services and product knowledge

  • Working knowledge of MS Office, MS Visio, HP Quality Center, Expert Knowledge of Adobe Writer, MS PowerPoint and Visio

  • Self-motivated, organized individual with an ability to work independently and within a team, build relationships, interact effectively with business partners, and recognize when to escalate issues.

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