Technical Writer

Employer: MICROCHIP TECHNOLOGY
Domain:
  • Education - Training
  • Engineering
  • Administrative Assistance
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
    Location:
  • BUCHAREST
  • Updated at: 03.03.2021
    Short company description

    Microchip Technology Inc. is a leading provider of embedded control applications. Our product portfolio comprises general purpose and specialized 8-bit, 16-bit, and 32-bit microcontrollers, 32-bit microprocessors, field-programmable gate array (FPGA) products, a broad spectrum of high-performance linear, mixed-signal, power management, thermal management, radio frequency (RF), timing, safety, security, wired connectivity and wireless connectivity devices, as well as serial Electrically Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory (EEPROM), Serial Flash memories, Parallel Flash memories, and serial Static Random Access Memory (SRAM). We also license Flash-IP solutions that are incorporated in a broad range of products.

    Requirements

    • Higher education within English, Journalism or Communication, FILS preferred
    • A minimum of 2-year experience in writing/editing technical documentation
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
    • Familiarity with Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, Adobe Acrobat. Experience with FrameMaker and Visio is a
    plus
    • Experience with SDL Knowledge Center is a plus
    • Strong communication skills and teamwork mindset in a multisite project development environment
    • Ability to assimilate and convey technical material in a concise and effective manner
    • Ability to prioritize and simultaneously manage many projects from a variety of sources
    • Very good organizing skills, able to correctly evaluate tasks and meet deadlines
    • Ability to work independently, quickly, thoroughly and accurately, following all departmental standards, style, formatting,
    archival and procedural rules
    • Ability to handle multiple projects and resolve issues/conflicts effectively
    • Continuously look for new ways to improve documentation; attention to details

    Responsibilities

    The technical writer will support new product development, delivering high-quality documentation. They are playing a key-role in translating the technical information into easily-understandable language. Job duties include: professional editing for Data Sheets, User’s Guides, Application Notes, Errata, Product briefs, Programming specifications or Technical briefs, according to our internal technical documentation process.

    Job Description
    • Provide desktop publishing of technical publications for memory engineering projects
    • Accurately edit, proof, format and publish technical documentation
    • Interface with internal customers on development of technical literature
    • Maintain and deliver the required documentation in accordance with the project schedule, within tight deadlines
    • Coordinate and support document control, distribution and the website posting process

    Other info

    Company Description
    Microchip Technology Inc. is a leading provider of embedded control applications. Our product portfolio comprises general purpose and specialized 8-bit, 16-bit, and 32-bit microcontrollers, 32-bit microprocessors, field-programmable gate array (FPGA) products, a broad spectrum of high-performance linear, mixed-signal, power management, thermal management, radio frequency (RF), timing, safety, security, wired connectivity and wireless connectivity devices, as well as serial Electrically Erasable Programmable Read Only Memory (EEPROM), Serial Flash memories, Parallel Flash memories, and serial Static Random Access Memory (SRAM). We also license Flash-IP solutions that are incorporated in a broad range of products.