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Argo AI
Apr 02, 2020
Argo AI was founded to tackle one of the most challenging applications in computer science, robotics and artificial intelligence with self-driving vehicles. Argo AI is developing and deploying the latest advancements in artificial intelligence, machine learning and computer vision to help build safe and efficient self-driving vehicles that enable these transformations and more. The challenges are significant, but we are a team that believes in tackling hard, meaningful problems to improve the world.  We are building a high-performance team that is excited by complex engineering challenges and is passionate about making transportation safer, more affordable and accessible for all. We are seeking hands-on candidates to manage and improve a large quantity of written documentation and standards. As a Technical Writer on the Autonomy Infrastructure team, you will work directly with top Autonomous Vehicle software engineers to deliver written technical documentation for use by both internal engineering teams, and by contract operations teams.  Successful candidates should have experience editing coding standards, managing large quantities of wiki content, developing API documentation, and writing enterprise-level end-user documentation. Candidates should have experience working directly with software engineering teams, a strong background in developing software documentation. Strong candidates will have previous experience reading and documenting C++, Python, Javascript, or Rust code. What you’ll do:  Edit and maintain the Argo AI Coding Standards document, with input from software engineers Edit and maintain the internal wiki pages for several development teams Develop documentation for developer workflows and onboarding materials Work directly with software engineering teams in the Autonomy Infrastructure group to develop end-user. documentation for software tools What we’re looking for: Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Robotics or a related field Solid experience developing software documentation as part of a software engineering team Solid experience editing internal wiki pages Strong communication, problem-solving, task-prioritization, and teamwork skills particularly when working with software engineering teams in new problem spaces Experience developing API documentation is a plus Experience developing and evaluating user interfaces is a plus Some knowledge of C++, Python, or Javascript is a plus At Argo AI, we have a strong emphasis on creating a highly effective team environment. Thus, we seek candidates that can work effectively with others across a broad range of disciplines. Argo AI is an equal opportunity employer that believes in diversity as a strength and is committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We know it takes competitive benefits to fuel a team that works hard and enjoys the challenge. At Argo AI, you can expect stellar perks to support your best self:   High-quality individual and family health, dental, and vision insurance Competitive compensation packages Employer-matched 401(k) retirement plan Paid parental leave Unlimited vacation Daily catered lunches and snacks Free onsite or adjacent parking Commuter reimbursement Fitness reimbursement Professional development reimbursement Argo AI is a   LinkedIn Top 50 Startup
Mar 09, 2020
Canva is an online graphic design platform that creates tools that empower the world to design. Since launching in August 2013, Canva has acquired more than 100 million users, over 700 million uploaded images and 1 billion designs. Inspired by a team of talented thinkers, an amazing culture and remarkable growth trajectory – we’re out to change the world, one design at a time. About the role You’ll be working closely with the Partnership team, Enterprise, the Canva button, and Canva App Store team to deliver a developer platform where our customers can customise their Canva experience to help them accomplish their jobs to be done.  You’ll be the technical writer behind our developer portal product, where developers learn about our API offering and the opportunities available to build on our platform. You’ll be working alongside the engineers, PMs and designers who build these products  You’ll also be working with our wider Canva Content and Design School Teams, crafting our messaging Responsibilities Use your writing skills and User Experience principles to craft copy that helps developers to learn about and explore available APIs. This will include both long form content, such as tutorials, as well as highly technical documentation for API contracts. Collaborate with designers, engineers, support content writers and our customer happiness team to ensure developer needs are met through various tools such as our product help, the Canva Assistant. Optimize developer documentation messaging, and create new messaging in line with product changes. Use a clear tone for developer documentation messaging that’s in line with the Canva voice. About you You’re a writer first and foremost: you love to write product copy that’s clear and human, you’re meticulous about punctuation and grammar, and you have a knack for tone of voice.  You have experience writing for software, digital agencies, journalism, creating tutorials and API documentation for consumption by third-party (non-Canva) developers. You have incredible writing skills and an impressive technical writing portfolio. You know how to share your vision and expertise with people from various backgrounds and disciplines, and you’re great at getting buy-in. You’re comfortable working in a highly technical environment, bonus points if you’ve written code. You’re a strategic thinker and a problem solver. You take initiative and you’re comfortable giving constructive feedback. You’re not afraid to ask questions, speak up and dig-deeper until you’re confident you understand an issue well.