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At Pluralsight, our Support team is a centralized resource for internal & external customers providing product & system expertise. We are building a world-class Support experience by focusing on a high level of technical knowledge, systems built around speed & feedback distribution across the organization, & issue resolution.

A Technical Document Specialist (TDS) is an integral part of Pluralsight's Support department to own the strategy, administration, execution, & evolution of our technical documentation & self-serve systems. As part of the Documentation team, the TDS will work closely with Experience, Product Marketing, & Support.

Who you're committed to being:

  • You are detail-oriented, persistent, & methodical

  • You enjoy serving customers

  • You ask good questions to get a complete understanding of a situation

  • You like to explore or think through the logic of how things work

  • You like to understand a desired outcome, get the context, & then work carefully to deliver the result

  • You're open to others' viewpoints, & enjoy viewing situations from another perspective

  • You enjoy writing, explaining processes to others, & providing self-serve resources

  • You are insatiably curious, & passionate about learning. You can easily adapt to change.

What you'll own:

As the main touchpoint of Help Center content, you will create articles for the Help Center (help.pluralsight.com) & possibly elsewhere. You follow company voice, tone, & best practices to provide an amazingly informative & enjoyable self-serve experience for our customers.

  • Technical Writing 80% time allocated
  • Scope, prioritize, investigate, & write technical documentation articles within our Help Center, located at help.pluralsight.com

  • Test product features & review existing articles to ensure documentation is correct

  • Meet regularly with cross-company partners to understand detailed nuances of features or promotions

  • Follow & contribute to team process for reviewing, removing, or adding new documentation

  • Create, train, & review on product & internal support documentation processes & standards

  • Advise on self-serve systems to optimize our customer experience, including recategorization, terminology, & tools

Qualifications

Experience you'll need:

A successful candidate will:

  • Have 2+ years of technical writing experience

  • Bachelor's in related industry/field or equivalent experience (English, Communications, Journalism, UI/UX, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Systems)

  • Strong interpersonal communication & diplomacy skills handing different cross-functional teams

  • Ability to quickly analyze & comprehend new or unfamiliar technical systems, processes, & terminology

  • Ability to function effectively working with a distributed team

**Please plan to submit 2-3 writing samples as part of the application process.

Additional Information

Working at Pluralsight

Founded in 2004 & trusted by Fortune 500 companies, Pluralsight is the technology skills platform organizations & individuals in 150+ countries count on to create progress for the world.

Our platform helps technologists master their craft & take control of their careers. We empower businesses everywhere to build adaptable teams, speed up release cycles & become scalable, reliable & secure. We come to work everyday knowing we're helping our customers build the skills that power innovation.

And we don't let fear, egos or drama distract us from our mission. Our mission to democratize technology skills is what drives us & our values are at the helm of how we work together. It's our commitment to practicing them day in, day out that enables our performance. We're adults, & we treat each other that way. We have the autonomy to do our jobs, transparency to eliminate office politics & trust each other to do the right thing. We thrive in an environment with creativity around every corner, challenges that keep us on our toes, & peers who inspire us to be the best we can be. We bring different viewpoints, backgrounds & experiences, & united by our mission, we are one.

Bring yourself. Pluralsight is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age or veteran status.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

 
 
 
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