As a technical writers, you will be part of a documentation team responsible for the quality, discoverability and accuracy of the content for external-facing Facebook developer products. You will do hands-on research and obtain necessary technical content from subject matter experts while translating it into clear, concise, structured documentation. This means sometimes you are documenting something yourself, sometimes you are editing contributed content from someone else, and other times you are fixing and reorganizing existing documentation. In addition, you may also have opportunities to do some coding.
1+ years experience in writing, technical documentation, and/or developer outreach for a developer audience.
Experience with Markdown (other formats a plus)
Some software development education or experience
Able to take an existing or new project, understand its scope and direction and use discretion to finish the project in a timely fashion, with mentoring and supervision.
Ability to understand basic code structure.
Mac OS X, Linux a plus. Windows is ok in lieu of Mac OS X.