Technical Author AICE

Wroclaw, Poland

About us

At Aptitude Software we provide software solutions that create a world of financial confidence.

We uniquely combine deep finance expertise and IP rich technology to enable finance professionals to run their global businesses, forecast decision outcomes and comply with complex regulations.

We are proud to have served the offices of finance for over 20 years, delivering financial control and insights to empower our clients achieve their strategies and ambitions. Aptitude Software supports businesses with combined revenues approaching $1 trillion and over 500 million end customers.

Headquartered in London, Aptitude Software is an operating company of Aptitude Software Group plc. ​


What you’ll do

The key responsibilities are:

  • Write, consult and manage documentation for our products.
  • Research and gather information about the products for which documentation is created
  • Build own knowledge and understanding of highly technical financial products to be able to produce high quality documentation
  • Create online help and software documentation such as release notes, end user configuration guides, and administration guides.
  • Produce illustrations and graphics to enhance users’ understanding.
  • Work in an Agile environment with software developers, business analyst, testing engineers, and technical support engineers to develop content
  • Collaborate with software product owners located in international offices
  • Maintain and improve existing documents and revise documents as new issues arise.

What we’re looking for

The ideal candidate will have the following skills, attributes & experience:

  • Higher education in a relevant field.
  • Minimum 2 years of experience as a technical author/writer.
  • Fluent written and spoken English.
  • Very good knowledge of MS Word.
  • Willingness to investigate and being curious about the technical aspects of the products that are documented
  • Good work organisation and ability to quickly assimilate new
    knowledge.
  • Ability to elicit information from experts and learn by
    experimenting.
  • Dedication and attention to detail.

Advantageous Skills:

  • Understanding of accounting principles.
  • Experience working with finance or technical software products.
  • Experience using MadCap Flare or similar help authoring tool.

What you’ll get

  • Competitive Salary
  • Profit – related bonus
  • Ability to purchase company shares on preferential terms
  • Private healthcare (for employee and family)
  • Life and disability insurance
  • Social Fund (multisport card, gift card for Christmas & Easter)
  • English lessons during working hours (online)
  • Training budget
  • Chillout room, board games, PS4
  • Work from home options
  • Social Committee activities

How to apply

Please click on the ‘Apply now’ button below and include your CV and any other relevant information that will help us get to know you better.

Technical Author AICE

Wroclaw, Poland

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