Technical Writer


Technical Writer
the role that is played when a person produces technical documentation by incorporating content and corrections from other roles


Technical Writer in the OPF Method Component Inheritance Hierarchy

As illustrated in the preceding figure, Technical Writer is part of the following inheritance hierarchy:


The typical role-specific responsibilities of a Technical Writer are to:

Technical writers typically inherit the general role responsibilities from the role process component.


To fulfill these responsibilities, technical writers typically should have the following expertise, training, and experience:


Technical writers typically perform the following role-specific tasks in an iterative, incremental, parallel, and time-boxed manner:

Technical writers typically inherit common role tasks from the role method component.


Techical Writers typically perform these tasks as members of the following teams:

Work Products

As members of these teams, technical writers produce all or part of the following work products: