Technical Writer

  • Adyen
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands
  • Sep 02, 2018
Full-time Technical Writing

Job Description

Adyen’s next Technical Writer

Do you enjoy working on the nitty gritty, but also looking at the bigger picture? Do you love to break down complex text into easy to understand content? Are you able to shift focus and tone according to different audiences?

We are looking for someone who understands the technical details and can write documentation for developers interested in integrating with our APIs or SDKs.

You will be part of our development team, based in Amsterdam. Here, you will get familiar with and work on the payment industry's most advanced and robust platform.

What you’ll do

  • Write technical documentation for our external developer audience, such as API reference docs and developer guides.
  • Deliver clear and concise documentation in simple and easy-to-read English.
  • Support design and layout.
  • Concept and build solutions to automate and optimize our docs.
  • Review and copy edit the content created by non-writers and share best practices in technical writing with others.

Who you are

  • You enjoy collaborating with developers and.product owners to deliver quality documentation.
  • You like to write conceptual documentation, detailed integration guides, code samples, API reference, and other online materials in a developer-friendly language.
  • You like to take ownership and enjoy having a lot of influence on content, documentation strategy, user experience, and tooling.
  • Experienced Technical Writer (at least 3 years).

Who we are
Adyen is the payments platform of choice for the world's leading companies. The only provider of a modern end-to-end infrastructure connecting directly to Visa, Mastercard, and consumers' globally preferred payment methods, Adyen delivers frictionless payments across online, mobile, and in store. With offices around the world, Adyen serves 9 of the 10 largest US Internet companies and many worldwide retailers. Customers include Facebook, Uber, L'Oreal, Casper, Bonobos, Netflix, and Spotify.

We offer relocation package.

Ready to meet us?
If this role looks like your next challenge, apply by clicking the link below. We can’t wait to meet you!