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Technical Writer

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UK - Remote/ Full Time

To support our growth, we are hiring a Technical Writer

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ABOUT US: PIXITMEDIA, A KALRAY COMPANY

Kalray is a leading French Deep Tech company, originating from the CEA French lab, a prestigious
European research laboratory. Specializing in hardware and software technologies for highperformance,
data-centric computing markets, Kalray offers a range of products for applications in
Datacenters, AI, Media & Entertainment, Life Sciences, Scientific Research, Edge Computing,
Automotive, and more. Kalray has notable investors such as Alliance Venture, NXP, CEA, and
Bpifrance. The company is listed on Euronext Growth.

With over 200 employees and a presence in several countries (France, UK, Germany, USA,
Romania), the company provides an agile, inclusive, and dynamic environment where individuals,
whether experts or recent graduates, can thrive and contribute to Kalray’s success.

Pixitmedia, a Kalray company, enables media & entertainment organizations to streamline their global data workflows and maintain complete control of valuable assets. We empower the world’s broadcasters, major film studios and award-winning creative organizations to work how they want, to achieve and thrive.

You can learn more about pixitmedia on our website.

WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING

As a Technical Writer, you will primarily work with engineers and wider stakeholders to create professional quality content users can trust. Your creations will represent the presentation of the company and its values to our customers.

Using your strong ownership of responsibilities, time management, and adopting a results driven nature is essential to achieve our objectives across multi-disciplinary teams.

Responsibilities:

  • Researching and gathering information from subject matter experts, understand the needs of the target audience, and create written content that is clear, concise, accurate and interesting to read.
  • Collaborating with cross-functional teams to provide a key link between engineers, product managers, marketing associates, developer advocates, as well as client developers and users
  • Using tools and technologies to create, manage, and publish documentation
  • Documenting and improving processes, procedures, workflows
  • Staying updated with industry trends, and continuously improving one’s skills to deliver high-quality documentation that helps users understand and effectively use our technical products or services

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

Skills: 

  • Demonstrable experience in writing documentation for software, such as help instructions, user guides, release notes, and tutorials, according to accepted modern industry standards
  • Experience in writing API documentation and references
  • Outstanding attention to detail
  • Experience in working in an agile and continuous integration development environment, following a ‘docs as code’ approach. I.E. Using a static site generator like Sphinx (our code base), Jekyll, or MadCap Flare to build the files locally through the command line (rather than using a commercial programs such as FrameMaker or Word)
  • Experience in defining or contributing to technical writing processes and style guides
  • Experience in content structure and strategy
  • Experience in managing tasks in JIRA
  • Excellent communication skills, to people of all levels
 

Profile:

  • Degree or certification in a relevant technical field or equivalent experience
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience designing and producing content for an audience, such as Software Engineers, IT professionals and non-technical users
  • You are a skilled communicator foremost
  • You have a strong technical background and can translate from engineer to human, understanding both the technological details and how to communicate them effectively
  • You learn complex technologies relatively quickly
  • You wield strong interpersonal skills
 
 
Of course, you might not have all of those required skills! But feel free to apply anyway and explain to us why you believe you are the right person for the job.

CONTRACT INFORMATION

  • Type of contract: Permanent contract
  • Starting date: As soon as possible
  • Location: UK, or +/- 1 hour (UK, France, Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany)
  • Remote or Hybrid with periodical team meeting on-site
  • Competitive salary based on your skills and experience
  • Entitlement to free shares plans (RSU)

WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU:

  • 25 Days annual leave
  • 5% employer pension contribution and employer match up to 8%
  • Access to Employee Assistance Programme
  • Annual eye test
  • Private Medical insurance, life insurance and death in service on commencement of Employment
  • Access to Medicash plan
  • Electric Car Scheme

RECRUITMENT PROCESS

  • First interview with the line manager
  • Second interview with the team (may include a practical)
  • Final interview with HRD

Equal Opportunity Statement

KALRAY is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment, and we welcome applications from individuals of all backgrounds, identities, and experiences. We do not discriminate (including in our hiring and promotion practices) based on race, religion, skin color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Should you require accommodations or adjustments throughout the interview process and beyond, please tell us. We are committed to ensuring that all candidates have an equal opportunity to showcase their abilities and succeed in our organization.

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