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Technical Writer, Partner Integration APIs (Contract)

Date: May 20, 2021

Location: Irvine, CA, US, 92618

Company: VIZIO, Inc.

About the team:

The Software Product Management team is looking for a technical writer to develop API documentation detailing integration between VIZIO’s smart TV platform and third-party applications and services.


This engagement will be a six-month contract.


What you will do:

  • This role will work closely with software engineering teams to understand the interfaces exposed for partner integration, building clear, concise documentation and collaborating to develop programming examples.
  • Together with the product management team, you will craft the documentation and messaging to best communicate these interfaces with our application partners.
  • This role will participate in the management of a web-based developer portal to share this knowledge with our partners.


About you:

  • You have a BS or graduate degree in a relevant field
  • 4+ years of related work experience
  • Exceptionally skilled at composing clear, concise API documentation
  • Ability to compose and edit coding examples
  • Excellent proofreading and editorial skills
  • Experience working closely with software engineering teams
  • Experience building documentation for third-party partner programs or external SDKs
  • Knowledge of web-based content-management systems
  • Understanding of JavaScript and REST interfaces
  • Strong collaboration skills across teams including engineering, product management and marketing

Nearest Major Market: Irvine California
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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