Senior Technical Writer
Capella and Devdocs
Posted on 3/28/2024
INACTIVE
Couchbase

501-1,000 employees

Enterprise applications database
Company Overview
At Couchbase, their mission is to empower enterprises to develop, deploy, and run mission-critical applications anywhere by delivering a high-performance, flexible, and scalable modern database.
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$400M

Founded

2009

Headquarters

Santa Clara, California

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

6%

1 year growth

7%

2 year growth

27%
Locations
Manchester, UK
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Microsoft Azure
Communications
Google Cloud Platform
CategoriesNew
Content & Writing
Editing & Proofreading
Technical Writing
Requirements
  • 5-7 years technical writing experience.
  • Experience writing in a docs-as-code workflow with Git and Asciidoc, Markdown, or similar
  • Experience with databases or database management, and application development as a developer or technical writer
  • Experience with programming languages such as .NET, Go, Java, Kotlin, Node.js, PHP, Python, Ruby, Scala, C, or C++ as a developer or technical writer
  • Experience with Cloud/SaaS/complex distributed systems or cloud-native database infrastructure
  • Experience with cloud platforms such as AWS, GCP, or Azure
  • Bachelor's degree in Tech/Computer Science, Technical Communication, or equivalent practical experience
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Experience with Continuous Integration (CI) testing for code or documentation is a plus
Responsibilities
  • Write task-based documentation, tutorials, reference content, and release notes for Couchbase Capella. Write content from scratch.
  • Take a hands-on approach to learning more about our portfolio. Walk in the customers’ shoes by using our software and ensuring that the documentation reflects best practices.
  • Work closely with stakeholders to ensure that features, enhancements, and changes are fully documented for ongoing releases
  • Proactively engage with Support Engineers and other stakeholders to gather feedback and iterate frequently to keep the help content relevant and up-to-date
  • Write clearly in English, using a simple, conversational tone