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Software Developer - Documentation Tools and Architecture


Information about the position

  • Place of work: Bratislava, Slovakia (Job with occasional home office)
  • Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards: 2 400 EUR/monthMinimum salary starts at 2400 EUR per Month, depending on relevant experience and language proficiency.
  • Contract type: full-time

Job description, responsibilities and duties

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

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary without school-leaving examination
Secondary with school-leaving examination
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Language skills

English - Intermediate (B1)


Brief description of the company

IBM is the world's IT leader, main business area of the company are
IT services and solutions, research, hardware, software and business consulting. Our business model is built to support two principal goals: helping our clients succeed in delivering business value by becoming more efficient and competitive through the use of business insight and information technology solutions; and providing long-term value to our shareholders. In support of these objectives, our business model has been developed over time through strategic investments in services and technologies that have the best long-term growth and profitability prospects based on the value they deliver to clients. And inherent in the model is a commitment to employees and the communities in which we operate.