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Senior Technical Writer – San Francisco (China Basin)

Organization: Synopsys, Inc. Contact Name: Cathy Mikami Address: 690 E. Middlefield Road, Mountain View CA 94043 Phone Number: 650-584-5318 Email Address: mikami@synopsys.com Web Site: www.synopsys.com Job Title: Senior Technical Writer Job Duration: Regular, full-time position Location: San Francisco (China Basin) … Continue reading

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SDK Technical Writer – SF Bay Area

Organization: FIS Mobile (FIS Global) Contact Name: Beth Nieman Address: 2001 Summit Park Drive, Orlando FL 32810 Phone Number: 407-551-8387 Email Address: beth.nieman@fisglobal.com Web Site: www.fisglobal.com Job Title: SDK Technical Writer Job Duration: Direct Hire Description: Our Mobile Platform team … Continue reading

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Technical Writer – San Carlos

Organization: MarkLogic Corp. Contact Name: Sandra Rendon Address: 999 Skyway Road, Suite 200, San Carlos CA 94070 Phone Number: 703-854-8599 Fax Number: 650-655-2310 Email Address: srendon@marklogic.com Web Site: www.marklogic.com/company/careers Job Title: Technical Writer Job Duration: Permanent Staff Description: MarkLogic® is … Continue reading

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IT Technical Writer – South Bay

Organization: Option 1 Staffing Contact Name: Nicole Fetsch Address: 4410 El Camino Real, Los Altos CA 94022 Phone Number: 650-941-5115 Email Address: toptalent@option1staffing.com Web Site: www.option1staffing.com Job Title: IT Technical Writer Job Duration: Contract to Hire Description: The Company: We … Continue reading

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November 17, 2014 Meeting – Engaging Technical Publications with Training and Support

November 23 update: Did you miss the presentation? You can download the PowerPoint slides here (zip). While it is generally agreed that technical communication should be created with knowledge of the intended audience, gaining direct access to that audience can … Continue reading

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API Documentation in the Intercom

If you are interested in learning more about API documentation, check out the September 2014 issue of Intercom, the STC monthly magazine, which focuses on API documentation. Go to http://intercom.stc.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/IntercomSept_WEB.pdf and download the PDF. Be sure to read the articles … Continue reading

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September 15, 2014 Meeting – Content Marketing Meets Intelligent Content Engineering: The Making of The Language of Content Strategy

Time is in short supply. Deadlines are tight. Resources are even tighter. If you’re like most content professionals, you have dozens of great ideas but not enough time, money or experience to bring them to life. But it doesn’t have … Continue reading

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My STC Summit Experience 2014

By Nathaniel Lim I had the privilege of attending the Society for Technical Communication’s 61st Annual Conference (STC Summit) in Phoenix, Arizona, May 18-21. It would be impossible to tell you everything I learned and experienced in the limits of … Continue reading

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STC Officer Candidate Recommendation Form

Please recommend any regular or senior member (including yourself) whom you believe the Nominating Committee should consider for Society office. The committee will contact each individual to ascertain their interest. This recommendation does not guarantee selection for the ballot. Check … Continue reading

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Videocast: Multi-screen Help Authoring

Video Recording for STC Silicon Valley Members Joe Welinske introduces the concept of responsive design and multi-screen authoring for technical communicators. He includes demonstrations of how to craft your content to support varying screen dimensions and user interaction types like … Continue reading

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Video Recordings of Recent Meetings

August 2013 STC meeting Introduction to Documenting APIs With Richard Smith of Netflix http://youtu.be/0j9Orimg0wY September 2013 STC meeting Google Glass With Marta Rauch http://youtu.be/CEJE96e84Bg October 2013 STC meeting What, No Tech Writers? With Teresa Oliver-Merrill http://youtu.be/1deV3W2E4J8 November 2013 STC meeting … Continue reading

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Key Trends in Software UA Webinar

Key Trends in Software UA User assistance is much more than “Help.” It encompasses a wide range of skills and technologies that are combined to improve the software user’s experience. We contribute through wizards, tutorials, and web-based training. We develop … Continue reading

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