17 days old
2017-11-032017-12-01

Technical Writer

Mountain View, CA 94043
  • Job Code
    585932
  • Payrate
    $56 To $66

Project Overview:


A developer-focused team needs a technical writer to write external and internal developer documentation. A seasoned writer with API documentation experience is needed.


Overall Responsibilities:


Work independently to investigate APIs and write documentation


Work with other technical writers, and with engineers, developer advocates, program managers, and product managers


Top 3 Daily Responsibilities:


Help maintain the documentation at an external, developer-facing site and possibly other developer sites


Write documentation for a mobile-focused, developer audience


Edit, clarify, and proofread documents written by others


Additional Responsibilities:


You enjoy learning about technology. You also enjoy explaining complex information and making it easier to understand.


Required Skills:


BA/BS degree in any field. In lieu of degree, 4+ years of technical writing experience for software engineers, including producing task-oriented and reference information


API documentation experience is a must have. (100% work is involved with API documentation)


Able to read code


Ability to work within a team (onsite/hands-on)


Able to write documentation in raw HTML


Ability to manage multiple, competing priorities in a fast-paced, changing environment


Ability to manage complex documentation projects


Nice to Have Skills/Not Required:


Proven communications and teamwork skills and strong initiative.

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