Wikimedia Foundation

The mission of the Wikimedia Foundation is to empower and engage people around the world to collect and develop educational content under a free license or in the public domain, and to disseminate it effectively and globally.

Wikimedia Foundation Remote
Jul 22, 2021
Full-time
TECHNICAL WRITER Summary Can you envision yourself applying your technical writing and communication skills to make a positive impact in the world?   Come work within the Technology department at the Wikimedia Foundation! We are looking for a Technical Writer to join our Developer Advocacy team. As a technical writer, you will be working as part of a team to create and maintain educational material for a large community of free and open source software developers.  Our technical community of staff and volunteers maintains and evolves MediaWiki and related software, and enhances the software experience for Wikipedia, Wikidata, and other  free knowledge projects .  Our technical writers work in partnership with other teams and the community at large to prioritize areas of improvement, and then follow through on those priorities. You are required to become a generous and organized contributor on mediawiki.org and other wikis, and will support our efforts to...