Technical Writer at Qubole
Bangalore, IN
Qubole, the leading cloud-agnostic, big data-as-a-service provider, is passionate about making data-driven insights easily accessible to anyone. Qubole delivers the industry’s first autonomous data platform. The cloud-based data platform, Qubole Data Service (QDS), removes the burden of maintaining infrastructure of multiple big data processing engines, and enables customers to focus on their data. Qubole customers process nearly an exabyte of data every month. Qubole investors include Charles River, Institutional Venture Partners, Lightspeed, Norwest, Harmony and Singtel Innov8. 
As one of the dedicated Technical Writers at Qubole you’ll be responsible for documenting all the customer & user facing documentation of Qubole’s Service and Products. You will be interfacing directly with Product Engineers and be responsible for delivering a high quality documentation.

Skills Required

    •     7+ years of experience in writing technical documentation.
    •     Ability to learn and adapt quickly to new concepts, skills, and tools.
    •     Ability to work independently and reliably.
    •     Proficiency in writing accurate, clear, and concise documentation for Cloud or Enterprise products. 
    •     Ability to understand the practical applicability of products in the real world.
    •     Knowledge of Markdowns and HTML authoring is a plus.
    •     Familiarity with the CLI and UI documentation. 
    •     Knowledge in API documentation is a plus. 
    •     Git or Github experience is a plus.
    •     Tracking tools such as Atlassian Jira or Bugzilla is a plus. 

Desired Profile

    •     A writer, who can thrive in a startup environment. 
    •     A writer, who uses a hands-on approach to developing documentation.
    •     A writer, who takes ownership of projects and deliverables.
    •     A writer, who thinks and works independently but operates as part of a team.
    •     Knowledge of technology surrounding Big Data/Cloud is a plus.

Having these will set you apart as a candidate

    • Preferred Education background  - BCA, MCA, BSC (Comp Science) BSc (Info Science). BE (Comp Science, Electronics, Electricals, Information Science, Instrumentation Technology, BioMedical Electroncis)
    • Understanding of public clouds like AWS, GCE, Azure and/or other Cloud
    • Exposure to full software development cycle and experience with multiple release cycles
Qubole is hitting that growth inflection point where we need talented people to help us scale up. Our company culture is special, and we are looking for people to join us who want to continue building a great company while going after the big data activation market.
Check us out on Glassdoor and LinkedIn
Learn more about us herehere, and here
If you want to get technical, click here for a 5 min run down of how Qubole works
Watch a talk given by our CEO here
Culture at Qubole
Trust and Autonomy: We absolutely pride ourselves on the lack of bureaucracy at work, and believe in delegating power and responsibility, aggressively to our employees.
Transparency and Teamwork: Complete transparency in all our thoughts and actions is integral to our genetic character, and it helps us to stick together and function effectively as a team.
Who Thrives: If you are a self-starter and thrive on complexity and independence and truly understand and live the tenets of humility, hunger and honesty and you will love Qubole.
Qubole is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that proudly pursues and hires a diverse workforce. Qubole does not make hiring or employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion or religious belief, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender-identity, sexual orientation, disability, age, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable local, state, or federal laws or prohibited by Company policy. Qubole also strives for a healthy and safe workplace and strictly prohibits harassment of any kind.

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