About the role
We are looking for a highly motivated and versatile Technical Writer to join our team, responsible for creating high-quality documentation that covers a range of technical and user-oriented content. This role will involve writing release notes, API documentation, UX copy, and customer-facing documentation. The ideal candidate has strong writing and communication skills, technical aptitude, and the ability to deliver accurate and user-friendly content.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including developers, product managers, and designers, to gather information and understand product updates, new features, and API changes.
- Create comprehensive release notes that effectively communicate software updates, enhancements, bug fixes, and known issues to technical and non-technical audiences.
- Develop clear and concise API documentation, including API reference guides, code samples, tutorials, and integration guides.
- Craft user-friendly UX copy that guides users through the product interface, provides intuitive instructions, and ensures a seamless user experience.
- Produce customer-facing documentation, such as FAQs, knowledge base articles, tutorials, and help center content, to support users in effectively utilizing our products and services.
- Review and edit existing documentation to improve clarity, accuracy, and consistency.
- Stay up-to-date with product changes, industry trends, and best practices in technical writing and UX writing.
In order to be great at this job, you’ll need:
- Proven experience as a Technical Writer, with a focus on release notes, API documentation, UX writing, and customer-facing documentation.
- Strong understanding of software development processes and familiarity with API concepts and web technologies.
- Excellent writing and editing skills, with the ability to distill complex technical information into clear, concise, and user-friendly content.
- Proficiency in using documentation tools and platforms (e.g., Git, Swagger, OpenAI, JIRA, Confluence, or other content management systems).
- Experience in UX writing, with a demonstrated understanding of user-centered design principles and an ability to write engaging and coherent user interface copy.
- Attention to detail and a commitment to delivering high-quality documentation within deadlines.
- Strong collaboration and communication skills, with the ability to work effectively in a team environment and interact with diverse stakeholders.
- Bachelor’s degree in Technical Writing, English, Computer Science, or a related field (or equivalent practical experience).
What Makes Verbit Unique?
Verbit’s 500+ individuals share a vision of making all video and audio content accessible to everyone. Verbit’s in-house, AI-based solutions take live and recorded audio and video to the next level with the support of 35,000 human professional transcribers. Our captioning, transcription, translation and audio description are trusted by more than 3,000 customers globally, including leading universities, corporations, legal agencies and media entities to make their content accessible, engaging and interactive!
Verbit is actively making the world more equitable for individuals with disabilities every day. After achieving the milestone of becoming a “unicorn company” and showcasing 6x revenue growth year over year, we are humbled and still fascinated by this ride. Verbit currently has a market cap of $2B, which is still growing. You too can join our journey toward accessibility and the reinvention of industry practices. Join our offices in New York, San Francisco, Tel Aviv and Kyiv to take advantage of flexible remote work opportunities and work with amazing people.
Do You Have Verbiez DNA?
Verbiez have the initiative to bring goals and dreams to fruition with a can-do attitude and the motivation of true go-getters.
We’re a group of:
- Tech-savvy individuals who are always open to more growth and learning opportunities
- Adaptable and flexible people who thrive in a fast-paced, startup environment
- Creative minds who rethink and question how to outperform past results
- Effective communicators who can promote and represent Verbit’s tech and brand