Do you want to work in a challenging technology area delivering high-quality documentation? Are you a self-starter who enjoys learning new technologies and working in a fast-paced environment? Do you have a sample portfolio and experience creating developer-focused API documentation?
If so, then you may be a perfect fit for our Senior API Technical Writer position at InfluxData!
As a member of our Documentation team, you’ll work closely with our developers to review, edit, and verify our API documentation content is consistent, accurate, and useful for our developer community. Your audience includes a variety of partners building innovative solutions with our InfluxDB platform.
You’ll help developers extend core functionality and integrate their systems with InfluxDB. You’re technically curious, customer-oriented, and have a history of writing for a developer audience. Using our API, you’ll focus on the best ways to help developers— from how to get started using the API to a detailed API reference.
What you’ll do:
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It’s a plus if you have:
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InfluxData is the creator of InfluxDB, the leading open source time series database. We are a Series D-funded startup, backed by Sapphire Ventures, Norwest Venture Partners, Mayfield Fund, Trinity Ventures, and Battery Ventures, and a Y Combinator success story. Headquartered in San Francisco, InfluxData’s workforce is distributed throughout the U.S. and across Europe. The company was recently named one of the 50 Best Workplaces for Innovators by Fast Company.
Our technology is purpose-built to handle the massive volumes of time-stamped data produced by IoT devices, applications, networks, containers and computers. We are on a mission to help developers and organizations, such as Cisco, IBM, PayPal, and Tesla, store and analyze real-time data, empowering them to build transformative monitoring, analytics, and IoT applications quicker and to scale.
We offer fantastic benefits; in the US these include:
Our employees are the heart of the company and only by having a core set of beliefs and values will we be successful. We hire and live by these core values:
Visit our careers page to learn more about working at InfluxData.
InfluxData is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.
InfluxData does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters and recruitment agencies through our website, job board or directly to employees. InfluxData will not pay fees to any third-party agency, headhunter or company that does not have a signed agreement for this position in place.
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