Software Developer - Documentation Tools and Architecture

IBM International Services Centre s.r.o.28.09.2021

Job information

Place of work

Bratislava, Slovakia

Job description, information about job

Introduction :
Software Developers at IBM are the backbone of our strategic initiatives to design, code, test, and provide industry-leading solutions that make the world run today - planes and trains take off on time, bank transactions complete in the blink of an eye and the world remains safe because of the work our software developers do. Whether you are working on projects internally or for a client, software development is critical to the success of IBM and our clients worldwide. At IBM, you will use the latest software development tools, techniques and approaches and work with leading minds in the industry to build solutions you can be proud of.

What do you need for success
This position is for a skilled software developer that is familiar with software and technology used to transform technical documentation for publication. Job responsibilities include the design, development, troubleshooting, and maintenance of tools and processes that convert technical documents written in DITA (Darwin Information Typing Architecture) to publishable formats, including HTML5 and PDF.

The selected candidate will become a member of the Digital Content Services team, which provides tools to business units and technical writers for the purpose of creating documentation in support of IBM products. This is an established team with an established product that continues to evolve with new capabilities and technologies.

Specific responsibilities include:
Own the design, code, and test of customized document transforms that are based on the DITA Open Toolkit.
Understand technical documentation architecture and content strategy.
Collaborate with a world-wide team across different time zone using Agile and DevOps principals.
Work with end users to help troubleshooting issues and help improve overall user satisfaction of support tools.

Technical and Professional Expertise
4+ years of experience with XSLT
4+ years of experience with XSL-FO
2+ years of experience with DITA Open Toolkit
2+ years of experience with authoring content with DITA
1+ year experience with GitHub and Slack

Offered salary

2400 EUR

Specification of salary conditions

Minimum salary starts at 2400 EUR per Month, depending on relevant experience and language proficiency.

Type of employment


Employee requirements

Minimum required education

Secondary without Leaving Examination