At Vercel, our mission is to enable developers to create at the moment of inspiration. We are the platform for frontend developers, creating tools millions of developers use every day. By unlocking developer potential through the use of open-source tools such as Next.js, React, Svelte, and Turborepo, we enable developers to go from idea to global application in seconds.
As a globally distributed company, we take pride in our ability to work across time zones and continents, fostering collaboration and innovation. Our offices in San Francisco and New York City serve as hubs for our teams to come together and develop the tools that empower our users.
By joining Vercel, you'll be part of a team that is deeply committed to open-source technologies and dedicated to shaping the future of web development.
Vercel is looking for a Developer Experience (DX) Engineer to join our growing Docs team. As a DX Engineer, you will help create high-quality documentation that empowers our users to build, deploy, and scale their applications with ease. You'll work with our engineering, product, and support teams to ensure that our users have the information they need to succeed.
Write, edit, and maintain concise and accurate technical documentation, including conceptual deep dives, guides, tutorials, and API references
Develop the docs site by creating reusable components, while enhancing user experience through informative code examples and engaging diagrams
Collaborate with product managers, engineers, and partners to ensure content accuracy and relevance
Manage workload and deadlines in collaboration with managers or lead writers
Proactively communicate with stakeholders, anticipating obstacles, and addressing bugs or concerns about features
Embrace new product areas and processes, sharing product knowledge through different channels, and driving the team's work forward
Review and edit content and code to ensure quality and adherence to our style guidelines
Advocate for users, ensuring their needs are considered and addressed in all documentation efforts
Report into our Director of Docs and VP of Developer Experience
Strong command of the English language
Proficient in MDX, Markdown, and Git workflows for efficient, interactive documentation creation
Experience with frontend tools such as Next.js and Vercel, which enables you to better understand and document our products and services
A willingness to dive into unfamiliar domains, quickly learn new concepts, and write comprehensive content about them
A user-first mindset, with a focus on advocating for developers and addressing their needs through your documentation efforts
At least 2 years industry experience
When applying, please submit your favorite piece of writing that you've done or your favorite app that you have built.
Great compensation package and stock options
Inclusive Healthcare Package
Flexible working style - 100% remote, with teammates located throughout the globe
Learn and Grow - we provide mentorship and send you to events that help you build your network and skills
Unlimited PTO - 4 weeks recommended per year. Take time when you need it.
We will provide you the gear you need to do your role, and a WFH budget for you to outfit your space as needed
The estimated annual cash salary for this role is $120,000 -$180,000 (for non US ranges, please consult with the Recruiter). This salary range is an estimate, and actual salary may vary based on the company's compensation practices, location, and candidate experience. The total compensation package may also include benefits and equity-based compensation.
Vercel is committed to fostering and empowering an inclusive community within our organization. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Vercel encourages everyone to apply for our available positions, even if they don't necessarily check every box on the job description.