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CATIA R&D User Assistance Developer / Technical Writer (m/f/d)

Germany, NI, Hannover

Imagine new horizons…
Here at Dassault Systèmes, we empower people with passion to change the world. We are enthusiastic about the development of the innovative software products like ICEM Design Experience, CATIA ICEM, ICEM Surf, Concept Structure Engineering and Freestyle, which all support the automotive industry in the development of 3D shapes while simulating FE analysis.


What will your role be?
As a CATIA R&D User Assistance Developer (technical writer) (m/f/d), you will apply your technical and communication skills to create user assistance (UA) to support a new generation of 3D engineering applications. With the technical documentation we help our customers to use the extensive functions of our software portfolio in an optimal way. In doing so, we are in the middle of the product development process working in close coordination with product management and development.


The challenges ahead:
•    Understand CATIA apps and become the documentation expert for the CATIA software subject areas to which you are assigned
•    Gather technical information through specifications review, hands-on software testing, and meeting with subject matter experts and other stakeholders
•    Write and edit user guides, as well as in-app user assistance (for example, tooltips, information messages, videos), using industry-based scenarios and tutorials
•    Write documentation in XML format using industry-standard software, as well as internal tools and processes
•    Work in a multi-cultural and international environment with stakeholders on different continents


Your key success factors:
•    Completed studies, e.g. in technical documentation, communication, (media) computer science, IT or comparable qualification
•    Very good technical understanding, as well as the ability to present complicated topics in a simple and understandable way
•    Very good knowledge of German and English (User Assistance is developed in English). Basic knowledge in French would be a plus
•    Experienced in the technical documentation of software tools, ideally in the automotive environment with knowledge of editing systems (e.g. XML) as an advantage
•    Ability to cooperate with product managers and developers to understand customer requirements, and to take into account feedback from users and quality assurance experts
•    Very good communication skills as well as an independent, structured and team-oriented way of thinking and working
•    Work on multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines


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