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Technical Writer II
Ref No.: 19-05925
Location: Menlo Park, California
TECHNICAL WRITER
Location: Menlo Park, CA
Contract duration: 1 year with the opportunity of extension
Company: A leader in the Social Media Networking industry

JOB SUMMARY
Our client is developing the future of virtual (VR), mixed (MR) and augmented reality (AR). We are currently seeking a Documentation Engineer/Technical Writer with a passion for working across technical disciplines to understand, develop, and write documentation for compelling products and platforms that involve maturing technology and solving complex problems.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
  • This position requires someone who has expertise working with early technology paths; able to quickly comprehend technical work and create organized, understandable, and thorough documentation across a variety of new technology topics.
  • Create and maintain internal and external documentation for next-generation AR/VR products and prototypes.
  • Work closely with engineering, product, and support teams to ensure the quality, discoverability, and accuracy of the content you create and develop.
  • Design, write and edit technical and process documentation.
  • Design and generate technical diagrams and graphics with close collaboration with engineers.

REQUIRED SKILLS
  • 3+ years of experience in writing, technical documentation, and/or developer outreach for a developer audience.
  • Experience writing, proofreading, and editing.
  • Experience working cross-disciplinary and working across a variety of technical topics.
  • Figure Making (able to make figures/graphics for technical work)
  • BA/BS degree in computer science, technical writing, physics, mathematics, or chemistry or equivalent experience.
PREFERRED SKILLS
  • Additional skills in graphic design is a plus to help the team represent work across disciplines and to our partners.
*This position is onsite