We are a Silicon Valley recruitment firm that powers companies used daily by millions of users. We work out of offices on 3 continents, with the majority of us working remotely from home or coworking spaces.Requirements
BA/BS degree in Technical Communication, English, Instructional Design, Software Development, or a related field
Proven work experience in writing technical software documentation
Experience with web/app/mobile/e-commerce projects, background with project management tools
Proficiency in spoken and written English
Nice to haves:
Prior experience at a growth-stage internet/software company
University degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent
Proven ability to create detailed, thoughtful, and actionable documents, including functional specifications, UI designs, workflow diagrams, etc.
Experience in managing/leading people or teams
Technical writing certification/Vocational training in technical writing
PMP or Prince2 Certification
Develop clean, succinct technical documentation, including technical specifications
Maintain existing technical documents, keep related documentation up-to-date
Develop, unify, and promote documentation best practices throughout the company
Analyze technical/nontechnical literature for effectiveness, clarity, and adherence to company standards
Conduct internet research for technical, administrative, and other related company needs
Participate in, and lead the implementation of product development at all stages
Establish success criteria for essential product features using meaningful metrics
Define and document the scope and functionality of software features
Assess potential product opportunities
Guide, mentor, sanity check colleagues — assist in developing training materials
They’re looking for a fiercely independent and self-motivated person who can thrive in the comfort of their own work-space, on their own hours.
Their company culture is intense, but professionally and personally rewarding. You’ll own projects, be expected to contribute ideas at a high level, and execute. Best of all, working in a remote setting allows you to spend less time in meetings and more time doing the things you love.