Self-guided technical writer (it) to full-time job in espoo

Do you have technical understanding, some experience in IT field and documentation is at least not unfamiliar to you? Are you self-intuitive, you understand the importance of communication and you have ability to work independently? Here is amazing opportunity to learn more about documentation at flexible working community. This position is an excellent entry level job for example to a graduating student or a recent graduate. Read more and apply today!

Academic Work is looking for full-time Technical Writer to our client company.

This job is a staffing position, which means that you will be employed by Academic Work and work as a consultant at Open Xchange Oy.

In this position you will update existing customer data, so that data in organization becomes part of the product development process. You will take care that the data will be in clear and organized form. In your daily work you will communicate with the product development team and use various documentation tools.

The task is perfect for you who wants to increase knowledge of documentation and work with experimental programmers in a flexible work environment. As soon as you have gotten hang of your work tasks, you have possibility to work from distance.

You are what we are looking for, if you have some experience about documentation and technical understanding. You also have a suitable education background. You don’t need to know how to do programming, but it is important to understand code. More important than education is your own IT-projects and IT work experience.

Apply for this position if you have:

  • Experience in documenting
  • Appropriate education (eg IT bachelor)
  • Unix, Linux knowledge or at least knowledge of how these work
  • Good English language skills (working language)

It is also seen as an advantage if you have previous knowledge of Dovecot, and you know how to use notation tools like Wiki. If you have previous IT and coding projects, please tell about those in your application.

Start: As soon as possible
Working hours: Full-time
Employment period: 12 months, continuation negotiable
Location: Espoo, Finland
Salary: According to agreement
Published: 31.8.2018

In this position you will be employed by Academic Work and we take care of all the legal responsibilities of an employer such as salary payments, insurances and health care. It is important for us that you feel well and perform in your job. Your consultant manager will be in regular contact with you during the assignment and guides you on your career. Academic Work is an authorized staffing and recruitment agency and our employees are extremely satisfied, something that we are very proud of. We are here to help you succeed!


To apply for the job click on “Apply here” below. Remember to attach your CV into your application! We only handle applications through our website but if you have questions about the position you can reach us via email in Please write the advert ID in the subject and paste the advert link in the mail. We are continuously screening and contacting candidates so make sure to send your application as soon as possible. Please notice that the advert can be removed before eventual last dates on our external advertising pages. When the advert is being removed it’s either due to that the processes is finished or because we have many qualified applications and are continuing in the selection/interview phase.

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When employed at Academic Work you will have your own dedicated Consultant Manager, whose role is to answer your questions, support your career development and ensure you enjoy your place of work.

Open Xchange Oy started in 2005 with the clear aim of developing software and services that give businesses the freedom to excel and to connect people via the Internet.

Today, with a proven record in agile software development, OX continues on this mission delivering the only integrated, open-source stack for messaging, collaboration and productivity for the service-provider industry.

For us, staying ruthlessly open and flexible in everything we do allows for integrity and communication to remain center stage with people. This is core to how we share success with our clients and it is the commitment we make to our employees and community. OX is a privately held company headquartered in Nuremberg, Germany with offices in North America and Europe. Our products and services now reach more than 200 million people worldwide.

In 2015, Open-Xchange merged with two open source innovators in trustable software who have made Internet services simply work: Dovecot and PowerDNS.