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Date: Aug 24, 2019

Location: Pocatello, ID, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 34348 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a Technical Writer to join our team in Pocatello, Idaho (US-ID), United States (US).



Develop written information about computing systems that aid in their development, use, and support. Outputs include a range of documents such as technical specifications and operations manuals to be read and utilized by both technical and non-technical personnel across all departments.
The Technical Writer will be an active team player, working closely with the project manager, business analyst, software engineers, hardware engineers, network engineers, and other members of the project team. The Technical Writer is responsible for the documentation of technical processes and procedures, maintaining project documentation, and producing technical training materials.


Job Responsibilities:

Maintain records and files of work and revisions; make edits to documentation, standardize the documentation and/or make changes to material prepared by other writers or program personnel.
Organize materials and complete writing assignments according to set standards regarding order, clarity, conciseness, style, and terminology.
Analyze IT project requirements to determine types of documents needed and listed in Engineering Documentation.
Collaborate with systems and development staff to collect and interpret technical information.
Plan, design, research, write, and edit a range of formal document work products, including technical specifications, data dictionaries, user guides, user manuals, training materials, user policy, and proposals for both print and electronic media.
Liaise with printers, graphics, and content contributors to plan layout, graphical elements, and formatting of documents.
Obtain approvals for final documents to ensure they are usable and meet quality standards.
Contribute work plans, and other formal project deliverables relative to project initiatives.
Manage assigned daily project functions and client interactions to include feedback and changes from client interactions.


Skills and Experience:

Working knowledge of software development lifecycle.

Strong Microsoft Office Suite application skills to include MS Visio, MS Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and SharePoint.

Extensive writing skills regarding information technology systems and information technology architecture.

Ability to peer review technical documents for grammar, content, and style of writing.

Ability to make IT presentations to all levels of audiences.


Position Requirements:

3-5 years of relevant experience

Bachelor's Degree (minimum)

4+ Years' Experience in IT Technical Writing

Top Secret Clearance


This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




Nearest Major Market: Pocatello
Nearest Secondary Market: Idaho

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