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Technical Writer
Posted on 8/31/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
Remote • United States
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Git
Management
Requirements
  • Proven excellence in writing and technical editing. Passion for usability, including that "instructional design" encompasses more than just user's manuals but user interface prompts, error messages, support/portal websites (where needed), and layout/design
  • Experience in clarifying technical concepts (converting engineer-centric writing to plainer English), writing to your audience, and working with engineers to suss out user-friendly information (engaging in heavily collaborative writing)
  • Experience in multiple writing formats and tools (markdown, XML-based word processing tools, etc.). Some knowledge of archival / source control systems (e.g., Git, Bitbucket)
  • Ability to independently manage workload and priorities
Responsibilities
  • Collaborate closely with engineers to produce clear and concise technical documentation for multiple products
  • Review, copy-edit, rewrite, and reformat new and existing product documentation to make sure it can be easily understood
  • Take initiative to improve documentation and processes
  • Work with writing tools such as Madcap Flare, Sphinx, and Doxygen; use Git as a source-control system; interact with other build and automation tools to help test and package documentation
  • Work with a small team of technical writers who are as passionate about clarity and thoroughness as you are
  • Engage bravely with complex and technical topics
RTI

51-200 employees

Autonomous Systems Framework
Company Overview
RTI is the largest software framework company for autonomous systems. RTI's mission is to lead the transition to intelligent real-world systems, the most important technology trend for the next decade and beyond.
Benefits
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Holidays/Vacation
  • Casual Dress/Atmosphere
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Flex-Time/Flexible Schedule
  • Life Insurance/Disability
  • Optional Telecommute / Work from Home
Company Core Values
  • We realize the potential of our employees and our company
  • We provide extraordinary value to our customers
  • We run a profitable business with uncompromising ethics
  • We work as a team
  • We actively pursue excellence
  • We strive to make the world better