Technical Writer Intern - Vertica
Company: Micro Focus
Posted on: January 17, 2020
Technical Writer Intern - Vertica
We are looking for an Technical Writer to develop and deliver
technical documentation for the Vertica Analytic Database. Vertica
is a next-generation analytic database that offers extremely high
performance and rich functionality at a low cost. We are looking
for someone who is enthusiastic about becoming an information
developer and who can bring new ideas and energy to our team.
* Research user requirements and design and develop user assistance
materials for a variety of audiences, including end users, system
administrators, internal support engineers, product developers and
* Work with our documentation team to develop online documentation,
quick start guides, tutorials/training videos, and blogs, with the
goal of delivering an outstanding information experience.
* Ensure documentation is accurate, clear, complete, and adheres to
standards for graphics, format, style, terminology, and overall
* Work within cross-functional teams, including software
developers, QA, support engineers, and product managers.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
* Pursuing a Bachelor s Degree in English, Technical Communication,
Computer Science, or other related discipline. May have limited
technical knowledge but must be technically inclined.
* 0-2 years experience as a technical writer.
MORE ABOUT YOU
* You have excellent verbal and communication skills.
* You have a positive, can-do attitude and are passionate about
contributing to Vertica s success.
* You are proactive and accountable.
* You are enthusiastic about learning new technologies, including
authoring tools and video-creation software.
* You are willing to advocate for our customers.
* You re a natural problem solver. You seek continuous improvements
and innovations and provide solutions when identifying
BONUS POINTS IF YOU HAVE EXPERIENCE WITH:
* SQL, database, or business intelligence (BI) products
* AI and Machine Learning (ML)
* MadCap Flare or other content management/authoring system
* WordPress experience
* Linux and open-source software
* JIRA or other defect-tracking systems
* Web accessibility standards
* Video-creation skills
ABOUT OUR TEAM
The best ideas often come from fresh perspectives. At Vertica, our
open-minded, diverse and inclusive team is always learning from
each other. We approach intellectually challenging work with a "get
it done" attitude. Vertica Engineers are given significant latitude
and support to pursue what they are passionate about to make
Vertica an even better place. If you are excited about building
great technology with a proactive team, you will find yourself in
good company at Vertica. Welcome to the family.
ABOUT OUR PRODUCT
Vertica is a recognized leader in analytics powering some of the
world s most data driven organizations like Uber, Wayfair, Intuit,
Cerner, and more. Our columnar, MPP, distributed database delivers
unprecedented speed, petabyte scale, with analytics and machine
learning functions built into the core.
We believe the future belongs to the fast. Join us for the
MICRO FOCUS IS PROUD TO BE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.
PROSPECTIVE EMPLOYEES WILL RECEIVE CONSIDERATION WITHOUT
DISCRIMINATION BECAUSE OF RACE, COLOUR, RELIGION, CREED, GENDER,
NATIONAL ORIGIN, AGE, DISABILITY, MARITAL OR VETERAN STATUS, SEXUAL
ORIENTATION, GENETIC INFORMATION, CITIZENSHIP OR ANY OTHER LEGALLY
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