Technical Writer III

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Technical Writer III

Technical Writer III
Seattle, WA

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Technical Writer III

Seattle, WA




Rylem Consulting is a leading resource in the Northwest for talent management. We help dynamic companies- Fortune 500 companies as well as innovative and exciting startups- identify and recruit game-changing talent. We currently have a 6 month contract  position for a Technical Writer III.


Job Description:

Rylem is looking for a Technical Writer III who will:

 ·         Help come up with the documentation for B2B shipping carriers.

 ·         They will be responsible for creating the API documentation frameworks for worldwide shipping carriers needing to connect with shipping APIs.

 ·         Currently the team does not have documentation in place to support vendor APIs.

 ·         This resource will spend a lot of time working with the Tech and Product teams to define the frameworks- evaluating things such as: How should the frameworks be structured? What are the segments?

 ·         Managing documentation

·         Merchant fulfillment service- working with product managers and technical teammates; helping to align final product and documentation, display etc.

·         Educating the team around documentation and display

·         Participating in content reviews related to shipping service

·         Working with Product managers, TPMs, other Technical Writers, Carrier Manager (interfacing with the carrier customer)


The technical writer (TW) will be transforming technical documentation from tech teams and TPMs into a professional and customer friendly Carrier Facing Specification (CFS) document that is capable of being published to prospective carriers.


·         Someone who is versed in design documentation- how should it look? What gets included?

·         Someone with experience writing about web services or APIs

·         Seeking a contractor that has previous experience working with shipping carriers



·         Comprehensive medical/dental/vision benefits through Rylem

·         No dress code and 4 legged friends are welcome.

·         Work right in the heart of south lake union

·         Work Schedule: Monday-Friday

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