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Technical Writer III
Ref No.: 17-00805
Location: Mountain View, California
Position Type:Contract
Project Overview
Internationalization (i18n) engineering is a horizontal effort across our client, enabling our client-products to be successful for a global audience. As part of an internal education program, our top priority is to ensure proper documentation of our resources, which involves technical writing and training design.

Overall Responsibilities
Identify any internal technical documentation related to i18n (internationalization) that should be updated to maintain consistency.
Work 1:1 with software engineers and product managers as necessary to complete the technical documentation (internal and external) of various i18n products and utilities.

Top 3 Daily Responsibilities
Publishing, maintaining and organizing technical documentation about internal tools
Making documentation findable within our client
Creating presentation decks and visual publications (posters, flyers) on technical topics

Required Skills
Technical writing experience on API topics, reference material and online help systems (5 years)
Project Management skills to organize own work and to get input from others without direct authority (3 years)
Excellent written communication skills in English
Experience with InDesign
Experience with building online trainings

Nice to Haves
Prior Experience with our client's publishing platforms (Help Centre, g3doc)
Ability to make own research to minimize interaction with stakeholders
BA/BS in Computer Science or related fields