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Technical Writer, Picosun Oy – An Applied Materials Company

Picosun Oy – An Applied Materials Company

Picosun, An Applied Materials Company, is looking for a Technical Writer for an 18-month temporary position in Masala, Finland. The position is perfect for early-career enthusiasts - in this role you'll unravel semiconductor complexities and transform them into understandable content, focusing on creating installation manuals. Ready to kickstart your career journey? Please apply for the position as soon as possible!

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Company: Picosun Oy – An Applied Materials Company

City: Kirkkonummi

Job Category: Technology

Extent: Full time, 18 months temporary position, possibility to extend

Start date: As soon as possible

Type of work: Staffing

About the role

In this position, you will play a critical role in the installation of Picosun's / Applied Materials equipment for customers, as you will ensure that the user manuals are clear and functional. The work takes place at Picosun's offices in Masala, where you work together with laboratory engineers. The position is temporary for 18 months, but there is an opportunity to discuss the continuation.

You are offered

  • Possibility to work in a fast-growing company
  • Valuable work that matters - ALD technology is used, for example, in green energy and Medtech
  • Work in a truly international company
  • Interesting high-technology products to work with
  • Possibility to work in an responsible company - read more about corporate responsibility

Work tasks

  • Seek technically capable candidates to develop new products technical documentation and update legacy product documentation for semiconductor equipment.
  • Source relevant content knowledge from databases, pre-existing documents, tool builds and Subject Matter Experts to create, develop, update, and publish highly accurate, complete, and concise product and service documents on a timely basis
  • Develop and author technical documents while adhering to publication processes and style guides.
  • Work with Applied Material’s Manager to determine scope, deliverables, and schedule of documentation projects.

We are looking for

  • 1 – 3-year experience in Technical Writing
  • Suitable degree e.g. Bachelors Degree, preferably in Engineering
  • Excellent English language written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficiency in technical publishing software
  • Proficiency in DITA XML

Softwares used in the team:

  • DITA XML: Oxygen Editor
  • Content Management System (CMS): SDL Tridion Docs, SharePoint, Teams
  • Graphical: Inkscape, Notepad++, and MS Paint
  • Adobe Suite: Acrobat Pro DC, FrameMaker
  • MS Office Suite: Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook

To succeed in the role, your personal skills are:

  • Quick learner
  • Self-starter
  • Strong attention to details
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast-paced, high-tech environment.

Our recruitment process

This recruitment process is handled by Academic Work and it is our client’s wish that all questions regarding the position is directed to Academic Work.

Our selection process is continuous and the advert may close before the recruitment process is completed if we have moved forward to the next phase. The process includes two tests: one personality test and one cognitive test. The tests are tools to find the right talent for the right position, to enable equality, diversity, and a fair process.

Picosun Oy – An Applied Materials Company

Picosun provides the most advanced ALD (Atomic Layer Deposition) thin film coating solutions for global industries. Today, PICOSUN® ALD equipment is in daily manufacturing use in numerous leading industries around the world. Picosun is based in Finland, with subsidiaries in Germany, USA, Singapore, Japan, South Korea, China mainland and Taiwan, offices in India and France, and a world-wide sales and support network.

In 2022 Picosun became part of Applied Materials, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMAT).  Applied Materials is the leader in materials engineering solutions used to produce virtually every new chip and advanced display in the world.

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