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API Technical Writer
Ref No.: 17-15391
Location: Bedford, Massachusetts
Description: Software technical writer experienced in documenting application programming interfaces (APIs) for use by 3rd party developers. These will be the first Cloud APIs offered by iRobot to partners for the purpose of integration between Robots and other Cloud-based services. For example, these APIs are used to facilitate Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant voice commands to connected Robots (e.g., start, stop, pause). New written material will be created to describe the APIs, use cases, example code, testing, and debugging problems. Documentation will be formulated for use both on the Web as well as PDF documents.

Desired Skills:
Programming HTML web interfaces
Understands concepts used for OAuth 2 shared user authentication.
RESTful web service interfaces that make use of HTTP, URIs, JSON, and XML.
Content authoring tools, such as those from Adobe or content management systems like WordPress.
Demonstrated track record producing substantial developer guides for complex systems.