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Programmer-Writer at Autodesk

We are looking for a programmer-writer for writing and managing SDK documentation on a contract basis.

Title: Programmer-Writer at Autodesk

You have a combination of programming knowledge and writing ability and can write and edit documentation and learning materials aimed at a developer audience. You would be responsible for helping assure that documentation produced by developers is accurate, complete and useful.

Primary tasks:

  • Participate in code reviews.
  • Enforce our documentation guidelines.
  • Coach programmers on improving their writing style.
  • Identify gaps in the documentation and log bugs.

Additionally, you may be asked to:

  • Develop tutorials and code samples.
  • Help with user community management.

Desired profile:

  • Programming experience - C++ is preferred, but C# or Java is acceptable
  • English writing ability - In addition to writing well, you will need good editing and coaching skills to help others express their ideas more clearly and effectively.
  • Interpersonal skills - Be able to deliver criticisms and suggestions without offending people.
  • Organizational skills - Track assigned tasks and completed work.

This job is on location in old Montreal, near cité Multimedia.

To apply please sent your résumé and cover letter to Christopher Diggins.