Technical Writer - AR

up to £70 000/annum dep. on experience
Start date:
posted by:
Reshma Kerai

Job Description:

My client is a Global Technology Company that is considered a pioneer in their field. They are looking for a technical writer, who can also write sample code, to join their team for an 11 month contract paying up to £70 000/annum PAYE pro rata, depending on experience. 

Duties: Our AR Studio team is looking for a technical writer to help us make creators more successful on our Augmented Reality authoring and publishing platform. AR Studio gives creators the power to create Camera Effects on Facebook and Instagram. In 2018, we seek to ensure creators are successful using AR Studio, with success defined as creating and publishing a Camera Effect. As part of this effort, the technical writer will be responsible for thoroughly reviewing, updating and improving the full spectrum of documentation and tutorials. Our goal is to ensure accurate, high quality, and effective learning material and documentation to address the most important creator questions and challenges. This will likely involve revising and expanding our written, visual, video and sample projects. The areas of focus include, but are not limited to: 

Developer documentation 

  • In-app documentation inside AR Studio and inside our Publishing portal 
  • Supporting creation of sample projects and walk-through tutorials 
  • Javascript API documentation 
  • Documentation on tool integration and interpretability (e.g. import of assets from 3rd party solutions) 
  • Troubleshooting, FAQ and debugging tips 
  • Assisting creation of developer-facing presentations for use in in-person training/Developer Circles 
  • Code samples 

Skills: ​

  • API documentation 
  • JavaScript 
  • C++ ​