At Elastic, we have a simple goal: to solve the world's data problems with products that delight and inspire. As the company behind the popular open source projects — Elasticsearch, Kibana, Logstash, and Beats — we help people around the world do great things with their data. From stock quotes to Twitter streams, Apache logs to WordPress blogs, our products are extending what's possible with data, delivering on the promise that good things come from connecting the dots. The Elastic family unites employees across 32 countries into one coherent team, while the broader community spans across over 100 countries.
Elastic has joined forces with leading search platform Swiftype and we are searching for a Technical Writer to be a part of the team. Are you intrigued by how search engines work? Do you love translating complex concepts into simple language? Are you comfortable digging into the code and trying things out to understand what makes the product tick?
Your portfolio demonstrates excellent writing skills, versatility, and the ability to understand and write about complex technologies. You understand how an interface, embedded assistance, and external documentation work together to form a great user experience. You’ve written for a developer audience and have experience with web development technologies.
If you’re thinking “That's me!”, we should have a conversation. For more information about this role and what our ideal candidate looks like, keep reading.
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Target Locations: Denver, CO; Seattle, WA; Portland, OR; New York, NY; London, England; Washington D.C;
Elastic is an Equal Employment employer committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and affirmative action for all applicants and employees. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law, ordinance or regulation. Elastic also makes reasonable accommodations for disabled employees consistent with applicable law.