Simplify Logo

Full-Time

Senior Technical Writer

Posted on 6/27/2024

DigitalOcean

DigitalOcean

1,001-5,000 employees

Cloud computing services for developers

Compensation Overview

$130k - $155kAnnually

+ Bonus + Equity Compensation

Senior, Expert

Remote in USA

Category
Technical Writing
Content & Writing
Required Skills
Agile
Communications
Atlassian
Requirements
  • 7+ years minimum of job related experience producing technical content
  • Experience with AI/ML
  • Strong research skills and ability to pick up new technical concepts quickly
  • Portfolio of published writing for a technical audience on cloud computing or related concepts
  • Experience with Linux command line, Git-based workflow, Markdown, and software documentation
  • Ability to give and receive feedback
  • Experience working remotely or collaborating with remote teams
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Strong written and verbal English communication skills
  • Bonus experiences: requirements gathering, acceptance testing, working with agile teams, static site generators, Atlassian tools, and Slack
Responsibilities
  • Verifying and explaining technical functionality of cloud-based products
  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams to create user-focused documentation
  • Reviewing and maintaining existing documentation
  • Editing content written by team members
  • Publishing content on the content portal
  • Improving writing team's content, style, and processes

DigitalOcean provides cloud computing services with predictable pricing, robust documentation, and scalability, catering to developers, startups, and small to medium-sized businesses. The company emphasizes simplicity, community, open source, and customer support to minimize infrastructure management and drive business growth.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$1.5B

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2012

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

8%

1 year growth

25%

2 year growth

64%

Benefits

Remote-first

Full health coverage

Wellness coverage

Flexible vacation time

Team-building & social events

401(k) plans

ESPP

Education support

Partner support

Employee giving