At Vercel, we're building the Frontend Cloud. We create open-source tools for developers, like Next.js and Turborepo, and provide infrastructure to build fast, personalized websites and applications using these tools.
Our platform powers companies like OpenAI, Under Armour, Nintendo, Sonos, Notion, Loom, and more. We're a remote-friendly company with offices in San Francisco and New York.
About the role:
We're hiring an experienced DX Engineer with a strong technical writing background to join our Docs team.
You will work with cross-functional teams, including software engineers, DevOps, and product managers, to ensure that our development tools, workflows, and documentation are of the highest quality.
When applying, please submit a favorite piece of your own writing that is relevant to your work experience and/or current role. This could be a blog post, documentation, or related material. If you do not, your application will not be considered.
What you will do:
Develop and update technical documentation, focusing on Vercel's tools, libraries, and APIs
Act as customer zero, ensuring our documentation meets the reader's needs and enhances their experience using our products
Review and refine documentation and code examples for clarity and adherence to our style guide
Proactively maintain and improve the documentation sites
Manage your projects in coordination with the team, adhering to deadlines and contributing to our documentation strategy
Embrace new products and processes, sharing knowledge and driving documentation quality and innovation
Report to our Director of Docs
You bring at least five years of experience as a Technical Writer, Developer Experience Engineer, or related role, with a proven track record of creating impactful documentation
You know frontend tools such as TypeScript, Next.js, and Vercel
You are proficient in MDX, Markdown, and Git workflows, enabling you to create efficient and interactive documentation
You excel in communication and collaboration, thriving in a team environment and contributing to a positive workplace
You quickly adapt to new domains, learning and articulating complex concepts into clear, comprehensive content
You focus on putting the reader first, ensuring documentation is accessible and engaging
You understand and apply various content types effectively in your technical writing
Inclusive Healthcare Package
Flexible and remote-friendly
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 San Francisco, CA base pay range for this role is $135,000 -$170,000. This salary range is an estimate. Actual salary will be based on job related skills, experience, and location. Pay ranges outside San Francisco may be adjusted based on employee location. The total compensation package also includes benefits and equity-based compensation. Your recruiter can share more about the specific pay range for your location during the hiring process.
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.
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