17 days old

Technical Writer

Mountain View, CA 94043
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  • 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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