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Senior Technical Writer
As a Senior Technical Writer at Airship, you will work to ensure that our customer documentation is accurate, up-to-date, and easy to understand, both for technical and non-technical audiences. You will work with our Product, Support, and Technology teams to develop new product documentation, walkthroughs and tutorials, reference material, and internal style guides.
- Handy with the English language and persuasive writing, and you know a comma splice from a serial comma.- Proficient in writing software documentation.- Adept at clearly communicating technical and business concepts to both technical and non-technical audiences.- Curious about and able to quickly grasp new technologies.- Proficient in software documentation authoring tools, including Markdown, command line interface, and Git.
- Document new products, features, and APIs.- Document standards, guidelines, and best practices for Airship developers and customers.- Organize documentation and make it easily discoverable.- Maintain content quality through curation and content performance analysis.
We offer comprehensive benefits, including great health, dental and vision coverage, to help maintain your (and your family’s) health and wellbeing
We offer educational sessions, advising and tools to help employees plan for their retirement needs
Paid family leave
We offer paid parental leave, along with time off to care for yourself or for your family
Work life balance is important; we offer generous paid time off
We support employees’ professional growth: take advantage of our professional development and mentorship programs
Urban Airship at a glance
Urban Airship focuses on Mobile, Internet, and iPhone. Their company has offices in Portland. They have a large team that's between 201-500 employees. To date, Urban Airship has raised $79.7M of funding; their latest round was closed on February 2015.