Position Technical Writer
Location Seattle
Starts Week of 3/26
Duration 2 Months
Status Freelance/ possible Full Time
Rate DOE
Our tech agency client is looking to hire a freelance technical writer to assist their team for about 30 hours a week for a 2 month project that has the potential to extend to full time. This role will be onsite in Seattle with some flexibility for remote work.

In this role, you will be focusing on one major product, driving the specification writing process (including to plan, develop, organize, write and edit operational procedures and manuals), interfacing closely with engineers.

The ideal candidate will have:
* solid experience engaging with engineering teams and SMEs, and writing highly technical product manuals, documentation and specifications
* a strong attention to detail, able capture and recall information
* a healthy skepticism to deeply understand the product and see it from the audience's eyes
* the ability to write in explanatory and procedural styles for multiple audiences
* an engineering background is preferred, someone who is highly technical

Preferred soft skills:
* intentionally inquisitive
* highly collaorative, energetic, NO EGO!
* calm in the face of pressure - we're looking for someone who is even-keeled and unflappable!
* autonomous - our client has a fairly hands-off management style and is looking for people who will happily jump into the deep end!
* someone who is comfortable with a little bit of ambiguity and welcomes the challenge

About the agency:
* fast-paced and high-energy - definitely a startup vibe!
* great group of smart, passionate professionals who are very down-to-earth
* cutting-edge clients

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Seattle20@jobalert.creativecircle.com