Technical Writer

  • 2107 N 1st St, San Jose, CA 95131, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Litmus Automation is an edge-to-cloud Industrial IoT platform provider. Our two disruptive products, LoopCloud and LoopEdge are being used in global factory floors.

Job Description

  • Use your superior writing skills and attention to detail to conceptualize, plan, develop and write high-quality “modern” documentation.
  • Design, draft, and edit technical and process documentation.
  • Support the release and adoption of software releases.
  • Drive innovation and experiment with new-age content formats, information architecture, and rich media.
  • Find opportunities to improve quality, usability, and productivity.
  • Develop world-class product information with simple and concise English by organizing ideas and translating complex technical terms into information any reader (both native and non-native English readers) can understand.
  • Clarifying terminology and work with software developers for achieving consistencies in the product and documentation.

Qualifications

  • 5 - 10 Years of Experience.
  • Must have excellent writing skills, 5 + years of experience in software documentation, online publishing, online help development, API documentation, installation and user guides, release notes.
  • BA/BS degree in English, Journalism, Computer Science, or other relevant fields.
  • Superb interpersonal communication skills, particularly where technical information must be conveyed in a clear way.
  • Strong technical aptitude to learning products through hands-on experience.
  • Proven technical writing and editing skills. Superior command of the English language including rules and usage
  • Strong understanding of topic-based authoring and reusable information architecture is a must.
  • Experience with Confluence, Markdown formats.
  • Experience with API tools, such as Swagger.
  • Experience with agile software development process and tools, such as JIRA
  • Experience with video creation is a plus.
  • Experience with learning management system is a plus.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.