Technical Writer

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  • Job ID 5201

Job Description


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Salary (USD):

$40.50 – $44.69/Hourly (W2)

Start Date:


Our client is looking for an outstanding technical writer for the Network Firewall and Firewall Manager service.
As a technical writer, you will create and publish technical documentation for the Client Web Services technology platform, including developer’s guides and detailed API documentation. 

Successful past delivery of developer-oriented technical documentation for a programming platform is required. Must have experience writing documentation for APIs, SDKs, components, and tools. Your documentation will be used by internal software developers and external 3rd parties building applications on the Client Web Services platform. This position requires precise documentation and clear communication and presentation skills, along with a solid understanding of software engineering.

Key Responsibilities: 

• Design, develop & deliver high quality documentation

• Develop content, re-use, and single-sourcing strategies 


• 4+ years of experience in a technical writing or lead writing role 

• Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills 

• Able to thrive in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment and able to manage multiple competing priorities 

• Proven ability to work with directly with teams of software engineers and write for a developer audience 

• Past success designing documentation for software APIs 

• Intermediate knowledge of XML, markdown, or HTML 

• Intermediate experience with Git 

• Experience designing, planning, and delivering content that meets the needs of a technical audience 

• Proven ability to use and follow a style guide 

• Some experience with web services and related technologies a plus



The target hiring compensation range for this role is $40.50 – $44.69/Hourly (W2). Compensation is based on several factors including, but not limited to education, relevant work experience, relevant certifications, and location.

About Aquent Talent:

Aquent Talent connects the best talent in marketing, creative, and design with the world’s biggest brands.

Our eligible talent get access to amazing benefits like subsidized health, vision, and dental plans, paid sick leave, and retirement plans with a match. We also offer free online training through Aquent Gymnasium. More information on our awesome benefits

Aquent is an equal-opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics. We’re about creating an inclusive environment—one where different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives are valued, and everyone can contribute, grow their careers, and thrive.


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