Technical Writer

Our fast-growing software startup serves DevOps professionals around the country. We are currently seeking a professional Technical Writer to join us and help us build out our support pages, knowledge base, documentation, and library of technical whitepapers. The successful applicant will be responsible for creating technical documents and manuals, explain complex information in a clear and concise manner and working with marketing to develop materials as need.

Responsibilities

  • Plan, develop, organize, write and edit operational procedures and manuals
  • Research, develop and document technical design specifications and test scripts
  • Produce electronic documentation
  • Maintain a comprehensive library of technical terminology and documentation
  • Analyze documents to maintain continuity of style of content
  • Manage updates and revisions to technical literature

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in English, communications, or related field
  • Proven experience working in a technical writing position
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficiency in MS Office
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Able to write in explanatory and procedural styles for a highly technical audience
  • Skilled at prioritization and multitasking

Benefits

  • Cash-based salary — working for stock alone is dumb
  • Stock options — working for cash alone is dumb, too
  • Unlimited PTO (who does that?)
  • 100% company-paid dental insurance
  • 100% company-paid vision insurance
  • 100% company-paid medical insurance (notice a pattern?)
  • Free laptop with the OS of your choice — keep it after 3 years
  • Company activities, retreats, and fun events outside of work
  • Weekly company lunches and unlimited snacks
  • Free Minecraft license and access to the private company Minecraft server
  • Have a major say in the direction of the company and product
  • Wear lots of hats - never be bored with your job
  • Learn new skills, stretch yourself in new ways
  • Work with some of the brightest people in tech

To apply, send your resume, LinkedIn profile, or personal website to our CEO at matthew+careers@bluematador.com.