MURPHY, Sharon, B.A. (Mod.), M.Sc.

Technical writer, copy-editor and proofreader

3 Leinster Street East,
North Strand,
Dublin 3.
t. +353-87-9597802
e. sharon@sharonmurphy.com
w. www.sharonmurphy.com

Special interests:
User guides, training material, whitepapers, specification documents, academic writing (theses and journal papers), fiction and non-fiction.

Experience:
Documentation design, content production, copy-editing, proofreading and publishing (hardcopy and online) in a variety of hardware and software industries, including IT, finance, security, education, e-learning and telecommunications. Copy-editing and proofreading corporate and academic publications.

Work undertaken:
Documentation design (structural), technical writing, copy-editing and proofreading.

Examples:
Copy-editing/proofreading: DHL Express IT Architecture Manual, 2014; Hyland, O’Hare and Bermingham, Beginner’s Guide to the Investor Services Industry, IMPress, 2012; Leitrim Design House, Into Leitrim, 2007; Munnelly and Holden, ECDL Advanced Word Processing, 2006; Murphy and Malone, IPv6 Network Administration, O’Reilly, 2005.

Authoring: Murphy and Holden, ECDL Advanced Spreadsheets, Prentice Hall/Gill & Macmillan, 2002 and 2007; user manuals and training material for corporate clients including: Access Control Technology, Cape Technologies, Guardeonic Solutions, Information Mosaic, Mobile Travel Technologies, Openet, Openmind, Prime Carrier, WBT Systems.