Technical Writer

Product & Engineering Boston, MA


Description

Company Overview

AtScale enables smarter decision-making by accelerating the flow of data-driven insights. The company's semantic layer platform simplifies, accelerates, and extends business intelligence and data science capabilities for enterprise customers across all industries. With AtScale, customers are empowered to democratize data, implement self-service BI and build a more agile analytics infrastructure for better, more impactful decision making. 

Job Description

We seek an energetic technologist who believes passionately in the power of strong technical writing. We're interested in talking if you have the following traits:
  • You consider product documentation to be part of the core product
  • You consider your principal audience and craft your message accordingly
  • You can understand, organize and communicate complex technical  requirements
  • You are detail oriented and well organized
  • You have a keen eye for typos, copy/paste errors and conceptual inconsistencies
  • Have excellent command of the english language

    Job Responsibilities                                                                                                
    • Work closely with Product Management and Engineering to understand new features and enhancements of the AtScale Product. Most of the team is in the US-Pacific time zone.
    • Spot-verify new features and procedures with a local docker image
    • Author online documentation using reStructured text
    • Manage the documentation versioning with Git and GitHub
    • Occasionally, author knowledge-base articles or user-guides to compliment the core documentation                                                 
    Required Technical Experience                                                                
    • Experience using Git and GitHub version control systems
    • Experience with basic Linux command line usage, specifically Bash shell
    • Experience with basic Windows command line usage
    • Experience with basic SQL
    • The basics of how to use Tableau, Excel, or other business-intelligence software for data visualization and exploration
    • Ability to understand, organize and articulate complex technical concepts

    Bonus Technical Experience                                                                  
    • Experience with reStructuredText (reST)
    • Experience working with OLAP cubes through and dimensional data modeling
    • Experience with the MDX query language
    • Experience documenting REST APIs                                             
    Join a team of passionate people committed to redefining the way business intelligence and AI is done. 

    For more information, visit www.atscale.com