Technical Writer (Kotlin/Database) - 100% Remote


Depends on Experience
Accepts corp to corp applications
Contract - W2
Contract - 4 Month(s)
No Travel Required


Technical Writer
distributed systems
Educational content
Docs as Code

Job Details

Title: Technical Writer Kotlin/Database

Location: 100% Remote

Duration: 4 months

Type: W2/C2C Contract

Company Overview
Client is a leading modern, general-purpose database platform, designed to unleash the power of software and data for developers and the applications they build. We are seeking a Technical Writer who specializes in educational content creation, specifically for a new course on integrating Kotlin with Client
Position Profile
The ideal candidate will have a robust understanding of database technologies and experience in educational content creation, specifically within the tech industry. This role does not require the candidate to be a developer but should have enough technical knowledge to understand and teach complex concepts around Kotlin and database integration.

Candidate Profile

  • Experience Required: At least 1-2 years in roles such as technical writer, developer advocate, software engineer, or product management.
  • Skills:
    • Proficiency in creating and managing highly technical content.
    • Ability to understand and articulate complex technical topics including database fundamentals, cloud-based distributed systems, and enterprise-grade security.
    • Familiarity with code in at least one of the following: Java, JavaScript, or Go.
    • Excellent collaboration skills and experience working across multiple organizational boundaries.
    • Resourcefulness in handling complex and time-sensitive challenges.

Position Expectations

  • Content Creation: Develop a comprehensive course that covers the integration of Kotlin with database technologies, including modules on database fundamentals, performance, and scalability.
  • Documentation Responsibility:
    • Create engaging and accurate tutorials, code samples, and instructional materials.
    • Ensure technical accuracy and up-to-date content that aligns with the latest database and Kotlin developments.
  • Collaboration and Reporting:
    • Work closely with the documentation team to align on content standards and updates.
    • Regularly report on course development progress and content quality to the Documentation leadership team.

Nice to Have

  • Experience in a "Docs as Code " environment.
  • Ability to perform basic coding and technical tasks to better understand and explain the database-Kotlin integration.

Success Measures

  • Successful launch of the Kotlin with client course, with positive feedback from users.
  • Consistent updates and maintenance of course content to ensure high-quality learning experiences.
  • Active contribution to and maintenance of a glossary with common database terminology, ensuring clarity and consistency across all educational materials.

Application Process
Interested candidates should email their resume and a brief cover letter outlining their experience and why they are a good fit for this role to [insert email/contact information].

This role offers the opportunity to be at the forefront of technology education, creating impactful content that empowers developers to leverage Database technologies with Kotlin effectively. If you have a passion for teaching and a knack for technical writing, we look forward to hearing from you!