Technical Writer

About mParticle

mParticle is widely recognized as one of the leading customer data platforms, serving hundreds of global brands and helping them turn data to insights, and insights to action. Built on top of end to end streaming architecture, we are committed to empowering businesses to deliver personalized and engaging experiences to their customers across all screens and devices. We believe that the opportunity to help teams activate insights from their customer data to deliver more personalized and adaptive experiences is more important than ever.

Recognized as one of Crain’s 100 Best Places to Work in New York City and one of  Wealthfront Career Launching companies of 2021!

We at mParticle choose to create a company that is as diverse and inclusive as the world we live in by attracting, growing & keeping the best talent. Employment opportunities are available to all applicants without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

About the job

mParticle is growing our product engineering team and is seeking a Technical Writer! mParticle’s platform is used by engineers, product, and marketing teams around the world and needs best-in-class documentation. As a Technical Writer, you will build, edit, and maintain the technical documentation experience. You will help shape our content strategy and layout, as well as help with white papers, blog posts, and other materials for our platform.

Day to day, your work will have a strong impact on mParticle and our clients’ success. mParticle technical writers are embedded in our product and engineering teams to build and document features that are intuitive and well documented. You will interact with some of the best minds in the personalization technology and marketing space and will be exposed to cutting edge SaaS platforms across the analytics, attribution, marketing automation, and social media domains.

Our clients include marketing and engineering stakeholders for some of the largest data-driven companies in the world. If you are interested, here are some details to help you determine whether this is the right role for you.

About the Candidate

The Successful candidate will:

  • Team with mParticle’s engineering and product teams to outline technical guides and document new features as they are developed and deploy new content to our public doc site: docs.mparticle.com
  • Collaborate with mParticle’s customer solutions, partner development, and senior management across the company to iterate and improve existing content
  • Develop methodology and processes to maintain a clear and consistent writing style and voice across all documentation
  • Work with the product marketing group in developing and maintaining external collateral describing the platform to technical stakeholders
  • Author and produce technical product white papers
  • Become a subject matter expert and evangelist to the technical community

Is this opportunity right for you? We are looking for candidates who have: 

  • BA/BS degree or equivalent level of experience. (BA/BS degree in English/Communications, Computer Science, Information Management or related field of study)
  • 3-7 years of technical writing experience, ideally in the SaaS or B2B software product space
  • Ability to collaborate across teams and manage documentation priorities and deadlines
  • Portfolio of work; illustrating a proven ability to communicate ideas to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Experience within SaaS, ad-tech, or marketing software is a plus
  • Familiarity with git and any flavor of markdown is a plus

Perks & Benefits 

  • We offer a holistic benefits package that includes comprehensive health care coverage, encompassing medical, dental, and vision, fully covered by the company for employees enrolled in our baseline plan. Additionally, we extend cost-effective sharing options for dependents, ensuring accessibility to necessary care for you and your loved ones while maintaining affordability for all. Our commitment to well-being also includes Mental health resources through Modern Health and pet insurance for our furry friends.
  • A truly adaptable work setting with flexible time off, 11 paid company holidays, and quarterly mental health reboot days in a 100% remote environment.
  • An ownership culture where individuals receive stock options and can fully participate in mParticle’s success.
  • 100% fully paid parental leave for all employees (12 weeks for the birth-parent & 6 weeks for the non-birth parent) and real encouragement to take that time to bond as a family
  • Learning & Development yearly allowance for ongoing learning opportunities for employees
  • Remote work allowance to ensure you’re fully set up for success

The US base salary range for this full-time position is $85,000-$125,000 based on location and level of experience + equity + benefits.

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