Technical Writer

Remote - San Francisco, CA

Builder.io is seeking a Technical Writer to join our team. You will work with our content, which includes resources such as the official docset, tooltips, blog posts, and forum. An ideal candidate can work independently and collaboratively with team members and subject matter experts. 

As a Technical Writer at at Builder.io, you'll work on...

  • Writing succinct, scannable formal documentation
  • Writing blog posts
  • Editorial passes and copy editing for grammar, punctuation, and clarity
  • Rewriting and editing existing documentation
  • Structuring and iterating on docs, nav structure, and overall experience
  • Incorporating customer feedback to improve content
  • Testing documentation steps for accuracy
  • Differentiating, writing. and organizing task-based docs, conceptual docs, and reference docs
  • Writing and maintaining docs for developers and non-developers
  • Working with style standards 
  • Determining the most logical and intuitive presentation of content
  • Review and/or copyedit content developed by other members of the team
  • Help design video course content and coordinate videos with written content

You will thrive in this role if you have…

  • Flexibility to change and wrap up projects quickly, as well as iterate rapidly
  • Basic familiarity with technical/programming concepts such as popular JavaScript frameworks
  • Familiarity with, or a willingness to learn, the basics of GitHub
  • 2+ years of technical/instructional writing experience
  • The ability to iterate on ideas individually and collaboratively
  • Understanding of the unique use case for developer and non-developer docs 
  • Proficiency in English
  • Willingness to grow and learn in the field of instruction and technical writing
  • Interest in instructional differentiation
  • A passion for style, tone, and grammar

Please provide the following with your application:

  • A cover letter in which you talk about what you bring to the role. Tell us about your writing style, tone, and writing for different audiences. We want to see your writing!
  • Links to examples of your work, especially writing and code if you're also a coder.
  • A link to your GitHub profile if you have one. If you've contributed to any open source documentation sets, share the PR links too!


If you don’t meet all of the above qualifications, you should still consider applying. Studies show that you can still be considered for a role if you meet just half of the role’s requirements.



About Builder.io

Builder.io is the first and only visual building (“no code”) platform that enables anyone to build and optimize digital experiences on any tech stack or platform. We’re backed by Greylock Partners and the founders and executives of many innovative and leading brands, including Allbirds, Harry's, Warby Parker, Caviar, and more.

While our HQ is in San Francisco, we are committed to operating as a remote-first company! Our team continues to expand globally, with team members spread out across the US, Canada, Europe, and Asia.

Builder.io is committed to growing an inclusive and diverse team. We are an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran, genetic information, marital status or any other legally protected status.

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