Technical writer bij Yamagata Europe


Yamagata Europe



Are you passionate about languages, technology and communication? Do you approach people and situations with an open and creative mind? Are you a team player with a customer-centric attitude and a “reach for the sky” mentality?

Working as a technical writer, you will write, organize and structure technical data and information resulting in crystal-clear user and service documentation.

You will work at our headquarters in Ghent combined with home office and on-site work at our customers’ offices. The job includes writing and editing texts in English or Dutch, structuring data, indexing and cataloguing data, reviewing and copy-editing content.



  • You are a linguist with a near native command of English.
  • You are a structured person.
  • You are interested in technology and how things work.
  • You are a strong communicator and can acquire input from the teams you will be working with in different fields of expertise.
  • You can understand complex technical information and translate it to the respective target audience at an understandable level.
  • You are an excellent user of Microsoft Office tools.
  • Experience with xml and DITA is a plus.
  • Experience with authoring and publishing tools (e.g. Oxygen, Madcap,…) is a plus.
  • Knowledge of content management systems is a plus.
  • Knowledge of e-learning tools (Adobe Activate, Articulate) is a plus.
  • You are highly motivated and eager to learn.



We offer an international environment where you can grow as a person and as a professional within a fun and diverse team. To help you take on challenging and inspiring tasks and responsibilities, we provide a combination of freedom and trust to boost your creativity with a strong focus on peer coaching and external training opportunities to expand your skills and knowledge. Flexible working hours and working place allow to maintain a healthy work-life balance.

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(28th May 2021)


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