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Technical Writer II
Ref No.: 20-02010
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: Seattle, Washington
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 03/18/2020
Genesis10 is currently seeking a Technical Writer II with our client in the SEO industry in their Seattle, WA location. This is a 9 month + contract position.

  • Seeking a Technical Writer II
  • The technical writer will have familiarity with open source and write content for two projects: 
  • Open Source Project Stewardship Guide and Open Source Tooling
  • This person will work with technical writer peers to complete this work along with the program managers from company's Open Source Program Office
  • Stewardship Guide Project Overview:
    • Research open source stewardship use cases and existing resources
    • Write guides to common problems in open source stewardship and how to solve them
    • Solicit and incorporate feedback from reviewers and keep documents up to date
    • Prepare and release guides for use by people outside of company
    • Research 
    • Create and maintain guides in Markdown format
    • Solicit and act on feedback
  • Project Overview: Open Source Tooling
    • Work with the open source council tooling working group to research common tooling use cases for open source projects at company
    • Create internal documentation in Markdown format for preferred solutions to tooling use cases 
    • Solicit and respond to feedback on tooling solutions documentation
    • Research common tooling use cases through reading project documentation and interviews with open source maintainers
    • Create and maintain documentation for common open source tooling needs
    • Solicit and respond to feedback on tooling solutions documentation
  • BA/BS Degree
  • Preferred but not required 2-5 years of minimum experience 
  • Should have some writing experience, would like to see a writing sample 
  • Should have general computer skills Should have experience in open source
  • Desired Skills:
    • Familiarity with Github and Markdown preferred
  • Able to work as a W2 employee of Genesis10 (no Corp-to-Corp)
If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!
About Genesis10:

Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives.  If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you.  Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations.  We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project.   To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at  "Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V”