Developer Content Writer

Job type
Full Time,
Opening date
Closing date
1 Oct 2022

About Slack

On a mission to make your working life simpler, more pleasant and more productive.

The Developer Relations Education team seeks a technical writer to compose documentation, tutorials, and other materials for our platform’s newest features and frequent evolutions. Youโ€™ll work with our product, design, and engineering teams to make a delightful learning experience.

Slack has a positive, diverse, and supportive cultureโ€”we look for people who are curious, inventive, and work to be a little better every single day. In our work together we aim to be smart, humble, hardworking, and above all, collaborative. If this sounds like a good fit for you, why not say hello?

What you will be doing

  • Write, edit, and manage schedules for delightful and engaging long-form documentation, written in a mix of markdown & JSON
  • Supervise and scale the collection and resolution of documentation feedback and requests
  • Regularly contribute to and improve our existing developer content
  • Triage and prioritize documentation issues and projects
  • Improve the Slack developer experience by improving our custom CMS or by getting involved in one of many cross-functional opportunities

What you should have

  • 2-4 years experience in developer relations, developer support, and/or writing documentation for developer-focused software
  • A background programming in scripting languages like JavaScript, PHP, Ruby, Python, Swift, etc.
  • Strong writing and editorial skills

We also prefer but donโ€™t require

  • Experience developing against the Slack platform
  • Familiarity with API specification formats like OpenAPI
  • Creative writing background

For Colorado-based roles: Minimum annual salary of $86,800.

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