Job Description

Pixel & Tonic, the team behind Craft CMS, is looking for an experienced Technical Writer. The ideal candidate is someone who can communicate complex information clearly, concisely, and accurately. As a technical writer at Pixel & Tonic, your role will involve writing documentation, technical guides, and tutorials, as well as reading and writing example code. This position requires someone who is self-motivated, organized, and enjoys some level of content strategy, in addition to writing. Experience developing and using Craft CMS is preferred.

This position is an integral part of our plans to improve Craft CMS docs and educational resources. In addition to excellent written skills, we look for a candidate that has great verbal communication skills, is friendly, and has a good sense of humor. At Pixel & Tonic, we work hard to create software that developers love using, but we like to have fun while we do it!

In this role, you’ll have the opportunity to:

  • Make a meaningful impact on and help grow the Craft Community by providing documentation and educational resources
  • Help shape the future of documentation and written content at Pixel & Tonic
  • Travel internationally for conferences and team trips
  • Work remotely from anywhere in the world
  • Have access to all the tools and tech you need to work effectively
  • Earn a competitive salary with profit sharing and healthcare benefits

To succeed in this role you should have the following skills and experience:

  • Professional experience as a technical writer in the software and technology field
  • Strong writing skills with an emphasis on proper grammar, spelling, and composition
  • The ability to create from scratch as well as revise existing documentation, guides, and articles
  • Proven ability to translate technical and development processes into easily understood documentation, guides, and articles
  • Self-motivated and can work independently
  • Ability to communicate effectively with both technical and non-technical customers
  • Ability to analyze complex problems and present solutions
  • Web development experience
  • Experience with Craft CMS and Craft Commerce is preferred

How to Apply

If writing documentation and helping shape the future of Craft CMS sounds like your kind of challenge, we want to hear from you! Instead of your standard resume and cover letter, please send a short write-up addressing your experience, how it pertains to the skills listed above, a link to one or two writing samples, and a little bit about why you want to work for Pixel & Tonic, to [email protected], with “Technical Writer” in the subject line.

This can be a part-time or full-time salaried position.

Contact Info

  • Company: Pixel & Tonic
  • Location: Remote
  • Email Address:
  Posted October 25, 2019