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Technical Writer

Locatie: Ottawa, Canada
Status: Full-Time
Afdeling: R&D

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Technical Writer 

And we believe people can, too.

At Qlik, we’re committed to making it easier for people to make transformative discoveries in their data and act on them. We want to enhance everyone’s natural ability to ask questions, analyze data, and make decisions. And that helps make analyzing data a natural part of making decisions and creating value.

What makes you Qlik?

Would you like to work for a great company where you can make a difference?  If you love simplicity and share a passion to challenge the conventional, here is your chance to make a career of it.

Qlik offers a fast paced, high-energy, innovative, global and team-oriented culture, with a flexible and exciting work environment, as well as plenty of opportunities for you to grow as a professional and as an individual.

We are looking for a Technical Writer, who wants to rise to the challenge to describe our products. If you are a strong team player with a customer-centric approach to product documentation, then this might be the opportunity for you!

You will work with our world class products, Qlik Sense, with the most talented people in software development, where innovation and knowledge sharing are as important as a healthy balance between your life at Qlik and your personal life. 

As a Technical Writer in R&D, you will work with other writers to document our products, constructing thorough walkthroughs and tailoring technical information to different audiences. You will solicit and engage customer feedback on documentation, putting yourself in our customers’ shoes. You will initiate and drive process improvements, working as a team to turn them into reality.

This opportunity requires passion for clarity and an understanding of user flows.  As an individual, you have a strong sense of responsibility, take initiatives, and drive them to conclusion with good results to the benefit of the team. You are able to analyze problems and take systematical and rational decisions. You work independently and, most of all, you come to work with a smile on your face because you know you’re going to enjoy your tasks and your work environment.

Qualifications include:

  • BS in English, technical communications, or a related discipline;
  • Minimum of 4+ years of related work experience;
  • Skilled written and oral communication, with an ability to describe problems to others, to listen and involve others in discussions;
  • Technical skills, with ability to use and learn a variety of tools and systems; and
  • Knowledge of one or more current industry-standard authoring tools.

Qlik is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Qlik via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Qlik. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Qlik as a result of the referral or through other means.

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About Qlik

Qlik’s powerful, accessible business intelligence solution enables organizations to make better and faster decisions. Its QlikView product delivers enterprise-class analytics and search with the simplicity and ease of use of office productivity software. The in-memory associative search technology it pioneered makes calculations in real-time enabling business professionals to gain insight through intuitive data exploration. Unlike traditional business intelligence products, QlikView can deliver value in days or weeks rather than months, years, or not at all. It can be deployed on premise, in the cloud, or on a laptop or mobile device—from a single user to large global enterprises. Qlik is headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, with offices around the world and a network of over 1,700 partners to serve more than 31,000 customers in over 100 countries worldwide.