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Senior Technical Writer

Ditto

$82,000 - $97,000 / year
Apply before: May 9, 2024
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  • Date posted
    March 10, 2024
  • Location
    Remote (Europe)
  • Salary
    $82,000 - $97,000 / year
  • Apply before
    May 9, 2024
  • Career Level
    Senior

Job Description

What we are looking for

Ditto is a revolutionary database company that enables devices to synchronize data in realtime, even without an internet connection. The core technology is a real-time database that runs on mobile, web, IoT, and server systems that forms peer-to-peer connections and automatically syncs data changes.

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Technical Writer to join our team. As a key member of our documentation team, you will have the opportunity to own the documentation experience for our products and services.

You will be responsible for managing documentation for multiple languages, implementing best practices for documentation organization and style, writing comprehensive articles following best practice design patterns, and ensuring that documentation is easy to navigate and use. If you enjoy challenges and thrive in a busy environment where you are working closely with others to deliver highly visible and impactful content, this could be the perfect role for you.


Responsibilities

  • Write, edit, and maintain technical documentation for Ditto’s products and services, including software development kits (SDKs), application programming interfaces (APIs), and user guides.

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including engineering, design, product management, and customer support, to ensure documentation accurately reflects the functionality and capabilities of Ditto’s products.

  • Manage documentation for multiple languages, including Rust, C#, Swift, Java, Javascript, C++, Python, and Flutter.

  • Implement best practices for documentation organization and style, and ensure that documentation is easy to navigate and use.

  • Develop and maintain documentation templates, standards, and guidelines.

  • Contribute to the improvement of Ditto’s documentation process and tools.

Requirements

  • 5+ years of experience as a technical writer, with a focus on software development documentation.

  • 3+ years of experience interacting with software developers, program/product managers, and other technical writers to plan and deliver clear, easy-to-understand technical documentation

  • Understanding of software development concepts and technologies, including design patterns, SDKs, APIs, and multiple programming languages.

  • A bachelor’s degree in Technical Communications or Computer Science or equivalent industry experience

  • Strong writing, editing, and proofreading skills.

  • Ability to work independently and take ownership of the documentation experience

  • Excellent organizational and project management skills