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Senior Technical Writer - BaaS API

Job Title: Senior Technical Writer - BaaS API
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
REF: BB/15703/A/JR/171120_1605605250
Contact Name: Business Analysis and Project Management Team
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Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

Senior Technical Writer / Author (BaaS API FinTech) *Remote Process* Pioneering industry-leading FinTech is seeking an accomplished technical wordsmith with a wealth of API experience to spearhead the improvement and refinement of technical writing practices.

The organisation is carving a revolutionary path in banking; staying a step ahead of their competitors through their unique, cloud-based technology. They are seeking an accomplished Senior Technical Writer to help to build a world-class developer portal, creating navigable and useful content for clients.

In this Senior Technical Writer role you'll be granted the agency to influence technical writing practices as you see fit, improving the quality of existing documentation and ensuring standards of technical excellence are met.

You'll partner with developers and subject matter experts, taking ownership of Developer Experience products such as API and SDK references and how-to guides for their impressive client base.
The ideal candidate is a technically-minded self-starter, keen to inject personal flair and shape technical writing practices. Going forward, you will have the opportunity to grow a team around you.

*Please note: this company is able to conduct a remote interview and onboarding process during the current social distancing measures. You will join modern offices in the heart of the City in due course, close to transport links and an excellent choice of amenities, plus some continued flexible work opportunities (2-3 days a week WFH).*

*You have demonstrable experience as a Technical Writer, writing for technical audiences (e.g. software developers)
*You have strong working knowledge and experience of documenting APIs
*You have experience with authoring / project tracking tools like MarkDown, HTML, GitHub, JIRA, Confluence (and / or similar tools)
*You understand where and why technical documentation is important and where it fits in the SDLC
*You're detail-oriented and passionate about your craft, committed to producing elegant, functional content

As a Senior Technical Writer you'll earn a highly competitive salary (to £80k) plus a comprehensive benefits package, including a generous holiday allowance, private health care, pension, life assurance, regular company-funded socials and top of the range tech to help you deliver excellent output.

If you're interested in this Senior Technical Writer / Author (BaaS API FinTech) opportunity, apply now or get in touch today for a confidential discussion.