Technical Documentation Specialist


Support operations teams in developing technical and knowledge content to support effective delivery of internal and external telco/IT services.

  • Join a telco that prides itself on being a great place to work
  • We pride ourselves on have a great company culture
  • Do it. Own it. Love it.
Vocus is crazy about customers. We’re also crazy about our people. We empower them to Do it. Own it. Love it and that’s why they choose to work for us. Here, it’s never just a job – We care about the impact we have, and that’s what connects us. Whoever you are, you'll fit right into our team of 1500 personalities. And as you help us disrupt our industry, we’ll support you to be ‘the best you’, at Vocus and at home.
What's the Opportunity 
As a part of the Operations Optimisation function, this role supports Operations teams in developing technical and knowledge content to support effective delivery of internal and external telco/IT services. This role will also consult with project/product management,development, engineering and risk functions. This role is initially a 12 Month Fixed Term Contract role.
Your key responsibilities will include    

  • Produce guidelines, standards and other artefacts in collaboration with subject matter experts
  • Develop and maintain reference materials for technology systems and infrastructure, covering network as well as IT domains
  • Maintain Confluence wiki content for process information and work instructions
  • Support project managers and functional leaders in developing appropriate documentation to support new products, processes or functions
  • Lead consolidation and retirement of out-of-date documentation
  • Analyse existing and potential content, focusing on reuse and single-sourcing opportunities.
  • Ensure complex technical and reference documents are thoroughly cross-referenced, factually correct, and delivered in a clear and easy to use manner
  • Maintain and modify the information architecture
  • Maintain strong relationships with key subject matter experts, business and other stakeholders
  • Actively develop good working relationships with all stakeholders, motivated by the shared experience of working towards a common goal 
  • Employ well-developed collaboration and elicitation skills at all levels of the organisation
How you work
Being hands-on and customer-focused are a given, and so is getting involved and owning what you do. You’ll be proactive and curious, interested in learning about new things and connecting with people from across our business. You’ll be self-motivated to deliver your best in a timely and effective way and you’ll like the idea of
Your experience will include
  • Demonstrated experience producing high-quality written documentation in a variety of formats
  • Prior relevant work experience in a technology or operations role
  • Technical communication
    • Superlative communication skills with the ability to produce high quality written documentation  
    • Excellent design skills and ability to develop graphical representations of technical content
    • Strong research and elicitation skills to understand the subject matter and develop relevant content
    • Demonstrated ability to quickly grasp technical concepts and translate information into documentation for varied audiences including technical and non-technical users
    • Advanced proficiency in document creation tools (Microsoft Word/Google Docs, Atlassian Confluence,)
  • Planning and delivery management
    • Extensive experience with modifying delivery approach to meet organisational needs
    • Excellent organizational skills, with an attention to detail and ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously under tight deadlines
    • Manages complexity and ambiguity with a focus on internal and external customer outcomes
    • Works both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
So if you're someone who thinks outside the square, loves a challenge and thrives on success then please don't hesitate to apply!

Who are Vocus?
Vocus Group is Australia's and New Zealand's fastest growing telecommunications provider. We've grown through a combination of organic and strategic acquisitions since March 2008. Our Energy business is a fast growing division of Vocus with huge potential, so it's an exciting time to join. 
Our success and growth is attributed to our people, as part of the Vocus team you'll work with clever people who share common goals, trust each other and collaborate to deliver, people that are crazy about our customers and an environment where disruptive thinking is encouraged every day!