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Technical Writer

Bengaluru, India
Research & Development

English (UK)

Job Description

Job Description

Preparation and optimization of files for translation process (various file formats). Analyze and streamline process of translation and localization within Motion Control Documentation team, Bengaluru.

    Preparation and optimization of files for translation process (various file formats).

    Responsible for software localization and localization testing.

    Identify UI defects such as unsupported fonts, incorrect button- and drop-down list sizes, inaccurate division of words.

    Review/validate strings, plan and schedule translations with subject matter experts. Check plausibility, optimize translation results, and generate translation packages.

    Planning and tracking status of project requirements, adhering to standard processes and ensuring on-time delivery of deliverables

    Understanding needs of the domain, end customers, and orienting operations towards meeting these needs

    Driving collaboration with stakeholders across all locations, conducting meetings, reporting status, ensuring partner satisfaction, and enabling best practice sharing


BE/B. Tech - (Electrical, Electronics, Instrumentation, Computer Science, or Information Technology)

Experience and skill set

3 to 5 years of experience in the field of technical documentation/localization

    1 to 2 years’ experience in localization engineering

    Proficiency in working with localization tools such as Passolo, Catalyst etc.

    Technical writing expertise - Knowledge of end-user documentation/product documentation/technical documentation

    Awareness of Content Management System

    Create scripts and/or macros to support repetitive tasks performed by project managers.

    Familiarity with Lean/Agile development is preferable

    Familiarity with at least one foreign language (German, Spanish) would be an advantage

    Should be able to multi-task, managing multiple project activities and organizational responsibilities effectively

    Ability to work as individual contributor and take ownership

    Must be result focused, process and quality oriented

    Good analytical and problem solving skills

    Should be willing to travel for project requirements

Knowledge / Competencies

    Basic knowledge of Industrial Automation (preferred)

    Familiarity with programming


Strong writing skills, decision making skills, good at planning & effective in communication with rich information gathering skills

Preferred Inter-Personnel Skills / 
Other Capabilities

Strong Team Player, Self-motivated, Analytical Thinker, Good Communication


Job ID: 86118

Organisation: Corporate Technology

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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