Position Overview: The Technical Editor is responsible for editing a wide range of highly technical training materials, including lecture manuals, lab manuals, slides, scripts, and datasheets. The Technical Editor is expected to collaborate with course developers on meeting quality standards.
Responsibilities: • Provide developmental and copy editing services for the Curriculum Development team. • Check product name usage and proper trademark attribution of product names in the training material. • Ensure that course materials meet VMware quality standards. • Work with course developers and project lead to ensure timely editing of documentation. • Contribute to maintaining standards documents, including the editorial style guide.
Skills: • Excellent editing and writing skills. • Experienced user of Microsoft Office, Outlook, Adobe Acrobat, and Adobe FrameMaker. • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment. • Experience with FrameScript and Perforce a plus.
Education & Work Experience: • Minimum of 2-3 years of experience as an editor, preferably at a high tech software company. • Experience editing training material a plus. • Training in instructional design a plus.
Additional Salary Information: In addition to the salary, the employee will be part of the corporate bonus plan, which ranges from 7% to 12% depending on job level.
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