Seeking an experienced API Technical Writer to join a talented R&D team who will lead the delivery of world-class API documentation for a new cloud native platform.
High tech product company. Excellent salary with 27 days holidays. Casual and fun place to work, team players and team work is key. Exciting project work.
What you will do in this API Technical Writer job
Ability to create, edit, and review developer content
Experience creating tutorials and developer guides for APIs
Passion for customer-focused documentation and understanding of developer audience
Ability to receive and prioritise feedback from a variety of developer-facing groups
Experience of document management systems and organising a full repository of product documentation
Self-starter with organisation and project management skills
Ability to learn complicated interconnected enterprise services
What skills and expertise would be nice to have?
Interest in developing consistent documentation standards across all APIs
Experience working with Agile teams
Ability to work with both co-located and off-site development teams.
Experience in customer facing training sessions using the technical documentation produced
Experience writing C# code samples or working with developers to create code samples
Day-to-day in this API Technical Writer role
Review documentation for upcoming APIs for clarity and conformity to standards
Create sample code to test the API documentation and tools for accuracy
Create new developer guides and tutorials for upcoming APIs
Work with Product Managers, Products Owners and Agile team members to research and understand the functionality
Majority of the writer's time is spent researching and writing, with the opportunity to provide input on developer portal layout and experience if desired
To find out more about Computer Futures please visit www.computerfutures.com
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