Job Description


Our client provides carrier-neutral data centers and Internet exchanges to enable interconnection. Their data centers are also home to more than 500 cloud service providers, and the company operates the client Cloud Exchange, a service enabled by a proprietary software that allows customers to connect to multiple clouds simultaneously. They are currently in need of a Technical Writer based in Sunnyvale, CA, for a contract role.

Duties: We are looking for a brilliant (but humble) technical writer to join the company’s  GNA(Global Networks architecture) team. Your system administration and/or business intelligence background will enable you to work in close partnership with engineering and Global Architecture team to create and maintain GNAE Architecture documentation, PPT Presentation, and key internal documentation. You must thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment where a sharp sense of humor is basic currency.

To succeed in this role, you must be a fearless generalist who is eager to learn about varied technical areas. You will document both broadly and deeply to ensure the success of GNAE team and their customers. In the hiring process, be prepared to tell stories that demonstrate how you learned, applied that learning, and made an impact outside and inside your company.

Responsibilities: 

Write technical documentation for GNAE proposed network architectures and power point presentations for GNAE Director and VPs.

Become an expert in, ready to discuss and demonstrate technical details with Architects & Engineers on daily basis.

Propose structural and organizational improvements to the documentation set Collaborate with your development team to write essential internal documentation that builds shared understanding Learn complex technical information and communicate it in a readable, concise, and accurate manner

Requirements:

3+ years of researching and writing excellent documentation and examples for senior system administrators, business analysts or customer facing documents.

Solid knowledge of Windows system administration tasks, Power Point, Excel , MS share point, MS Project , Visio and MS Word Ability to manage multiple, competing priorities in a fast-paced, constantly changing environment

Education:

BA/BS degree in Computer Science, Technical Communication, English, a related technical discipline, or relevant professional experience.

Position logistics:

  • W2 only
  • 7 month contract
  • Location: Sunnyvale, CA
  • Local candidates only

 

About Maxonic:

Since 2002 Maxonic has been at the forefront of connecting candidate strengths to client challenges. Our award winning, dedicated team of recruiting professionals are specialized by technology, are great listeners, and will seek to find a position that meets the long-term career needs of our candidates.  We take pride in the over 5,000 candidates that we have placed, and the repeat business that we earn from our satisfied clients.

Interested in Applying?

We can’t wait to see your resume. Please apply below with your most current resume and feel free to email Kinjal Bhimani (Kinjal.b@maxonic.com) or call 408-739-4900 x 125 to know more about the role.

 

 

 

Key Words:  Technical writer, technical documentation, product documentation, software documentation, network security, systems administration, business analysis documentation