Technical Writer
M-Files Oy

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 29.3.2019

We are looking for a Technical Writer for further strengthening our highly motivated and international product management team in Tampere.

In this position, you are responsible for updating, managing and improving the M-Files user guide as well as for creating and proofreading other product documentation, such as technical articles, API documentation, and various in-depth installation guides. You work in close co-operation with various product development and product management teams, and your main task is to communicate highly technical information about M-Files features to both technical and non-technical users in a clear, understandable, and concise manner.

Your other responsibilities include managing localization projects (software and user guide localization, terminology and translation memory management), writing easy-to-understand user interface texts, as well as updating and developing our DITA-based documentation tools.

Your primary day-to-day tasks will include

  • Creating and updating user documentation by testing new software features in practice, actively gathering and analyzing new information from various sources (be it source code, feature specifications, or subject matter experts) and transforming complex technical details into easily digestible user guidance.
  • Updating and modifying our DITA Open Toolkit publishing plugins and other documentation tools.
  • Managing the M-Files software localization: Reviewing English user interface texts, localizing the texts into Finnish, and coordinating the localization of other language versions.
  • Various proofreading and text editing tasks.

To succeed in this role you should have

  • University degree, such as M.A. or M.S.
  • 3+ years of relevant work experience in technical communication
  • Very strong communication skills in English and Finnish
  • Experience in working with DITA, DITA-OT, JavaScript, XSL, and CSS
  • Ability to write content according to the DITA standard

In addition, the following skills and experience is seen as an advantage

  • Other language skills, especially French and German
  • Experience with Oxygen XML Editor, SDL Passolo, Git, and Subversion (SVN)
  • Experience in working with software
  • Programming skills

We offer you interesting assignments in a dynamic, rapidly growing international company. At M-Files you will get the opportunity to develop your competence and knowledge as a professional and enhance your specialist skills. Committed and skilled co-workers in addition to an encouraging work environment along with modern tools, methods and practices make sure that you have all needed support in your work.

We would like to hear from you soon, so please send you CV and a short application letter by the 19th of April at the latest at

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  • Ilmoitusnumero: 1253816
  • Työsuhde: Vakituinen työsuhde
  • Työn tyyppi: Kokopäiväinen
  • Hakuosoite: www-osoite
  • Sijainti: Tampere