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About us
Lightci (Light Consulting Inc.) is a full-service engineering and talent solution created by engineers, for everyone.
Lightci helps businesses of all sizes build software, digitally transform, leverage data, and create world-class engineering functions.
Visit lightci.com to learn more.
Role Mission
As Lightci’s first Sr. Technical Writer, you’ll collaborate with our engineering and consulting teams to produce comprehensive, digestible technical documentation. Your work will span multiple projects, requiring a deep understanding of various technologies and methodologies.
Deliverables
  • Gather technical information and requirements from engineers, developers, and project managers
  • Write, edit, and maintain technical documentation, including API guides, system architecture, user manuals, and whitepapers
  • Simplify complex technical concepts for diverse audiences
  • Create and update diagrams, flowcharts, and visual aids
  • Review and edit documentation for accuracy and clarity
  • Ensure documentation is up-to-date with the latest product releases
  • Work across multiple projects, managing time effectively
  • Stay current with industry trends and emerging technologies
  • Support the creation of training materials and technical support content
  • About you
  • 3-5 years of technical writing experience in a tech-focused environment
  • Strong full-stack engineering background
  • Experience with data-heavy documents and API documentation
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficiency with documentation tools (eg. OpenAPI, Markdown, LaTeX, Confluence, and Git
  • Ability to create clear diagrams using tools like Microsoft Visio or Lucidchart
  • Familiarity with cloud platforms (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud), Agile/Scrum methodologies, and DevOps practices
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, IT, Technical Writing, or a related field
  • Perks & Benefits
  • 100% fully remote work (anywhere in North America)
  • Flexible hours
  • Competitive compensation package
  • Bonus or commission [depending on your role]
  • Excellent benefits package
  • Generous RRSP [or] 401k matching program
  • Unlimited vacation
  • Quarterly/Yearly team ‘offsite’ events
  • At Lightci, we are committed to fostering a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace. We believe that diverse perspectives drive innovation and enrich our work environment. We welcome applicants of all backgrounds, experiences, and identities to join our team. By embracing a culture of inclusivity, we aim to create a space where every individual feels valued, respected, and empowered to contribute their best. Join us in our journey to create a more equitable future for all.
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