Technical Writer

Product Management · St. Louis, Missouri
Department Product Management
Employment Type Contractor
Minimum Experience Experienced

Exegy is a premier provider of high-performance computing appliances for low-latency, high frequency electronic trading in the financial services industry. Exegy is seeking a highly motivated
technical writer to work closely with other dedicated technical writers and engineers in our Product Management group. The technical writer will be responsible for the writing, editing, and
formatting of hard copy and HTML documentation. The scope of documentation includes client facing material such as the application developer’s guide for the Exegy Client Application
Programming Interface (XCAPI), product release notes, and marketing material, as well as internal material such as installation, operations, and performance tuning guides. The scope of work
includes the editing and development of HTML pages and supporting scripts. Successful candidates should have a proven record of developing high-quality, customer-facing documentation, a strong work ethic, the ability to work well with others in a team environment, and the ability to quickly learn complex concepts. Experience in financial market data and a computer science background are desirable. This is initially a 6 month contract role with possible contract to hire.


Qualifications

  • Experience working with engineering teams to produce high-quality, customer-facing
    documentation in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience managing document versions and reviews using Microsoft Word
  • Experience designing, developing and managing HTML documentation
  • Preference will be given to candidates with HTML development and scripting (e.g. Perl,
    Python) skills
  • Preference will be given to candidates with experience in financial market data.
  • Preference will be given to candidates with a computer science background, familiarity
    with C and C++ programming, Object Oriented Design and concepts

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  • Location
    St. Louis, Missouri
  • Department
    Product Management
  • Employment Type
    Contractor
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced