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Curriculum Developer / Technical Writer

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Job Description

Overview

We are looking for a Technical Writer to produce a high-quality curriculum that contributes to the overall success of our students. You will work collaboratively with our squad leads, mentors, and senior staff to create several high-quality checkpoints.

Responsibilities

  • Produce high-quality curriculum that meets applicable standards and is appropriate for its intended audience
  • Produce all text in Markdown, all video in mp4/m4v compatible format, and all images in jpg format
  • Write easy-to-understand checkpoints that meet the specified objectives for each checkpoint
  • Meet deadlines as assigned or communicate roadblocks as they arise

REQUIREMENTS

  • Well versed in Markdown.
  • Comfortable in Slack, Email, Google’s Office productivity suite, and other standard office software.
  • Ability to clearly teach HTML, CSS, Javascript (ES6), Command Line (both Windows and Mac/Linux), Git, GitHub, and backend languages/frameworks (Ruby, Node, etc) using text/markdown, diagrams, and other visual aids.
  • Ability to dedicate a minimum of 15 – 20 hours per week to this role.

Bonus points if you:

  • Have written curriculum, screencasts, or tutorials in the past.
  • Are able to produce high-quality screencasts.
  • Previous contractor/remote working experience

BENEFITS

Pay is $55 – $75/hour depending on experience. This is a 1099 contractor role. So you can work from wherever you like and set whatever hours you like, so long as the deadlines are met and you keep submitting work as you go. We are expanding our curriculum often and like to stay on the cutting edge. So if you like fun, consistant, flexible work. we can provide it