- Arlington, VA
Kinetica's blazing-fast GPU database is redefining the limits of Big Data, Analytics, and the Cloud. We're building teams of topflight software professionals with a passion for technology and disruptive innovation, and who possess an incessant curiosity and eagerness to solve hard problems together. We have a great company culture that has been deliberately crafted to create and maintain happy employees, a great work environment, and excellent benefits.
Create, edit, and maintain end-user software documentation for our high-performance GPU enabled OLAP database and complimentary family of products. A Technical Writer at Kinetica will work with some of the best minds in the industry while putting their analytical and writing skills to immediate use.
Work with the CTO’s office staff, developers, software quality engineers, and program managers to drive the scope and direction of product end-user documentation
Focus on audience subsets including:
End users of our full-fledged modern database engine
Developers of integration software pieces using our connectors and APIs
Analyze, interpret, compose, and edit information to develop documentation in various media
Gather knowledge about customer documentation needs and produce usable polished content
Required Experience and Skills:
- Strong analytical skills
- Motivation, Passion, Integrity, Teamwork, Customer-Focus.
Bachelor’s degree in a technical field (for example, computer science); or in English, Professional Writing, or other language-related field. If a non-technical degree, a background in technology is desirable
2-5 years of experience writing technical documentation
Basic familiarity with the SDLC and software development
Excellent writing skills
Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to interact frequently with technical research and development personnel
Ability to work productively in a dynamic, deadline-driven environment
Ability to problem solve and work independently as well as be productive in a collaborative environment
Strong analytical and logical reasoning skills
- Ability to work full-time in Arlington VA. Strong preference to candidates already in the Washington DC area.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.