Technical Documentation Writer


Remote, Work from Anywhere

March 30, 2022

itle: Technical Documentation Writer

Location: Work from Anywhere

Classifications: Remote Full-Time

Do you like a challenge, are you a complex thinker who likes to solve problems?

If so, then you might be the new Altairian we are searching for. At Altair, your curiosity matters.
We pride ourselves on a business culture that enables open, creative thinking, and we deeply value our employees and their contributions towards our clients’ success, as well as our own.

Job Summary:

What You Will Do:

  • The selected candidate will be responsible for preparing help documentation material for software applications using MS Word, LateX, and Dita

  • He/She will be working with program managers, software developers, and users in the process of compiling the help system and documentation

What You Will Need:


  • This person should be a technically proficient writer, experienced in developing instructional copy for user interfaces with a style that is precise and succinct

  • 5+ years professional writing experience

  • Excellent writing and editing skills with an eye for small details

  • Experience writing user documentation

  • Master of word economy

  • Proven ability to collaborate successfully with cross-functional teams

  • Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment

  • Ability to both provide and receive constructive criticism and an appreciation for its importance within the creative process


  • Portfolio of writing samples

  • Experienced in MS Word

  • Familiar with LateX or Dita

  • Familiar with Docstring

How You Will Be Successful:

  • Envision the Future

  • Communicate Honestly and Broadly

  • Seek Technology and Business “Firsts”

  • Embrace Diversity and Take Risks

What We Offer:

  • Competitive Salary

  • Comprehensive Benefit Package

  • Outstanding Work/Life Balance

  • Flex Time

  • Employee Stock Purchase Program

  • 401(k) with matching contributions

  • Unlimited vacation and Unlimited sick days

  • Paid holidays

  • Paid Time Off for Community Service

  • Collaborative environment

  • Charitable Matching Program

  • Employee Stock Purchase Program