Content Writer, Software Engineering

Content Writer, Software Engineering


At Flatiron School, we are on a mission to transform lives through education, guiding career changers as they embark on an exciting journey toward dynamic careers in the tech industry. Our diverse student body is united in their aspiration to excel in cutting-edge fields such as Software Engineering, Data Science, Product Design, and Cybersecurity. We are excited to welcome a dedicated and knowledgeable Content Writer specializing in Software Engineering to our team. In this role, you will play a critical part in developing a wide range of innovative learning materials, including videos, written guides, interactive experiences, and other student-facing content that enriches our curriculum and enhances the learning journey of our students.

As a Content Writer with expertise in Software Engineering, you will be the go-to Subject Matter Expert (SME) for crafting content that is not only high-quality but also deeply engaging and interactive. Your creativity and insight will be instrumental in producing varied educational materials that cater to different learning styles, ensuring each student can thrive. From developing instructional videos that break down complex concepts to creating interactive modules that provide hands-on learning experiences, your work will be central to nurturing our students’ skills and knowledge to succeed in the ever-evolving tech world.

This role is a perfect match for individuals with a passion for education and Software Engineering. You will have the unique opportunity to directly shape the educational experiences of our students, guiding them as they lay the groundwork for a successful career in technology. If the idea of creating diverse and impactful learning materials excites you, and you are keen on contributing to a mission-driven organization, your application to join our team at Flatiron School would be eagerly welcomed.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop comprehensive and engaging learning materials for our Software Engineering program, including lesson plans, instructional guides, and student resources
  • Collaborate with instructional designers and other SMEs to ensure content accuracy and relevance
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest trends and advancements in Software Engineering to ensure our content remains current and industry-relevant
  • Tailor content to different learning styles, ensuring it is accessible and engaging for a diverse student body
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of course materials, incorporating feedback from students and faculty
  • Participate in curriculum development meetings and contribute to the overall strategy and direction of the Software Engineering program


  • Bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering (or a related field) or equivalent experience
  • Proven experience in content creation, writing, or educational material development, preferably in the fields of Software Engineering and/or online education
  • Blog writing experience on Software Engineering topics a plus
  • Strong understanding of Software Engineering concepts, practices, and industry standards
  • Excellent writing and communication skills, with the ability to convey complex technical information in an accessible and engaging manner
  • Collaborative team player, able to work effectively with others to develop high-quality educational content
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines and manage frequently shifting priorities is a must
  • Commitment to creating inclusive and student-centered learning materials

Technical Skills:

  • Proficiency in Google Workspace (Docs, Sheets, Drive)
  • Strong experience utilizing GitHub
  • Experience working in Jira is a plus
  • Experience working in Slack is a plus
  • Experience utilizing CodeGrade – nice-to-have

Expected Compensation:

  • $90K-$110K

About Flatiron School

As a leader in the tech industry, Flatiron School believes that education is the best investment you can make in your future. We’re committed to helping change lives and the world for the better. Our courses provide an immersive, outcomes-driven curriculum for students looking to launch a career in Software Engineering, Cybersecurity, Data Science, or Product Design. Courses are offered both online and in-person on campuses across the country. Flatiron School is frequently ranked as a top coding bootcamp by industry publications. In addition to student programs, we also offer targeted education solutions for organizations.

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