Team: Kanzi UI
Kanzi UI software is the world’s leading software for creating advanced user interfaces in the automotive sector. The Kanzi UI business unit is home to some 40 professionals developing the core products on which our value is built, Kanzi Studio and Kanzi Runtime. There is a reason for our leading market position: these products are the most user-friendly and advanced tools, streamlining development and putting the designer first. This is the team that maintains our core advantage, enabling the world’s leading automotive brands to continue to create stunning instrument clusters and infotainment systems.
We are looking for an experienced technical writer to join our core R&D team in Helsinki to create customer-facing developer documentation. As a technical writer you collaborate with a team of developers to plan, create, and maintain the documentation for our products. In this role we expect you to be proactive, take the initiative to bring change where we need it, and take the of ownership of what you do to follow through from plan to final product.
Who are you?
You are an empathetic writer who understands the needs of developers and can produce copy that enables them to get their job done. You excel at picking brains of your colleagues to get the information you need to write comprehensive documentation. You are easy-going and easy to get along with. Once you're on a task, your team can rely on you to get the job done without supervision. You are quick to identify misleading or missing information, enjoy getting stuff done, and are proud of your work.
- Experience in gathering information and writing developer documentation
- Expertise needed to develop documentation
- Immaculate command of English
- Ability to follow guidelines
- Curiosity and willingness to learn
- Programming experience (experience using C++ is a benefit)
- Experience working with different documentation tools
- Persuasiveness required to drive change
- Interest in user experience
If this sounds like you, please send your CV listing relevant experience, a short motivational letter where you tell us why you are the perfect candidate, and three samples of documentation you wrote. We look forward to meeting you!