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Technical Writer (Kotlin)


$50,000 - $90,000 / year
Apply before: May 10, 2024
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  • Date posted
    March 11, 2024
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  • Salary
    $50,000 - $90,000 / year
  • Apply before
    May 10, 2024
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Job Description

We are looking for an experienced technical writer who is passionate about programming. As a successful hire, you will help us in authoring and maintaining documentation for the Kotlin programming language and tooling. You will work with different Kotlin development teams to identify and prioritize tasks and with other technical writers and proofreaders to produce world-class documentation for a global audience. Responsibilities: Collaborate with product management, product marketing, and technical support to understand user needs and documentation requirements. Work closely with development teams to get a clear understanding of how Kotlin products work. Write clear and concise technical documentation for developer audiences, such as language guides, API references, tutorials, etc. Edit, clarify, and proofread documents written by others, and coach non-writers on ways to improve their writing. Qualifications: At least 3 years of experience working for IT companies. Experience in writing software documentation, documentation for APIs, SDKs, or other technical end-user materials. Hands-on programming experience with Kotlin or other programming languages. Good understanding of programming fundamentals, software engineering concepts and processes. Strong communication and interpersonal skills. Attention to detail. Fluent English. About Kotlin: Part of the JetBrains family, Kotlin is a modern multiplatform programming language known for its concise syntax and pragmatic design. Kotlin provides ample opportunities for code-sharing and code-reuse between multiple projects on multiple platforms, as well as concurrent programming and productive development. Our aim is to make Kotlin one of the most used programming languages. About JetBrains: At JetBrains, code is our passion. For over 20 years, we’ve been striving to make the strongest, most effective developer tools. By automating routine checks and corrections, our tools speed up coding and software development, freeing you to grow, discover, and create. We offer: Fascinating work in a dynamic, friendly team. Competitive salary. Flexible working schedule. Six weeks of paid vacation (local regulations can be applied). An office library with specialized work-related books and magazines. Comfortable working environment, with ergonomic workplaces, fitness and leisure zones and a company-paid car park. Excellent opportunity for professional and personal development, opportunity to travel to professional conferences worldwide. Additional benefits including lunch, free refreshments and snacks in the office, and more.