Technical Documentation Writer

  • Chainlink Labs
  • Remote
  • Apr 12, 2021
Full-time Technical Writing

Job Description

All roles with Chainlink Labs are globally remote based. We encourage you to apply regardless of your location.

As the company's Technical Documentation Writer, you will have ownership for creating documentation that effectively turns non-blockchain developers into smart contract developers, while also providing experienced smart contract developers with the documentation they’ll use to build next-generation decentralized applications. You'll work directly with a technical team of senior software engineers, and the company's founders, to ensure that the usability of the company's developer tools remains at the highest industry standard. Your work will be show cased here, and will be the primary reference for developers integrating with Chainlink.

Your Impact

  • Create, develop, and design public-facing accessible written content and documentation to enhance the experience for our community of developers
  • Communicate across engineering, product, and marketing teams and make recommendations regarding the design and implementation of Chainlink’s software
  • Design, write and update user guides, developer documentation, API references, and sample code
  • Contribute to tools and processes that make documentation and software development more efficient, scalable, and collaborative
  • Develop strong relationships with internal stakeholders

Desired Qualifications

  • Project Management Experience 
  • Familiarity with Chainlink Ecosystem

Requirements

  • Ability to update documentation in a timely manner and communicate with necessary stakeholders
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Familiarity with ethereum & smart contract development
  • Industry knowledge (Blockchains, DeFi, trends, use-cases)
  • Experience with Solidity is required
  • Familiarity with JavaScript, Golang, and/or Rust
  • Ability to take full ownership of the success of the company’s technical documentation
  • Familiarity with web standards, APIs, and other Web 2.0 technologies
  • A genuine interest in cryptocurrency, blockchains and other Web 3.0 technologies
  • Strong understanding of technical concepts, analytical skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to operate independently and take on additional responsibilities as needed
  • Experience writing concise technical documentation for high quality developer tools
  • Ability to simplify complex technical systems in writing, and visually with diagrams

About us

Smart contracts are on track to revolutionize how all agreements work, through an entirely new system of technologically enforced contract guarantees. Chainlink enables next-generation smart contracts that can be written about any/all events in the real world, the details of our approach can be found in our whitepaper. We are well recognized for providing highly secure and reliable blockchain connectivity to the world's largest enterprises such as GoogleOracle, SWIFT, and many more.

This role is location agnostic anywhere in the world. Though we ask that you overlap some working hours with Eastern Standard Time (EST). We are a fully distributed team and have the tools and benefits to support you in your remote work environment.

Chainlink Labs is an Equal Opportunity Employer.