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Sr. Technical Writer

Senior Technical Writer

The Senior Technical Writer will consult with engineering and technical staff to prepare technical and end user documentation for software. Additionally, you’ll develop and promote the adoption of documentation templates for system, database, and program information. This role will function as a primary writer—responsible for deliverables of substantial scope and complexity.

  • Independently prepare, review, revise, and maintain technical documents, including software and systems engineering, system operations, testing, and user documentation.

  • Gather and analyze technical and product information from various sources to document new or changing product functionality.

  • Independently Write, format, edit, review, and proof procedural and technical information for technical and nontechnical users.

  • Work with the Lead Technical Writer to plan, schedule, and track documentation work to meet product release dates and client deliverables.

  • Maintain a library of application documentation, cataloging it for internal and/or external use.

  • Publish and maintain templates for written documentation produced by others (technical specifications, RFP responses, etc.), ensuring a consistent "look and feel."

What skills you will use:   

  • Bachelor's Degree, preferably in a technical field such as computer science or a focus on English, writing, or communications.

  • 5 years of experience required in an IT development environment.

  • Experience in creating documentation for audiences with different levels of technical skill.

  • Excellent writing, editing, and communication skills.

  • Ability to read some programming code.

  • Experience in presenting technical information in a live setting, such as classroom training, presentations, or video conference.


Who are we a good fit for? 

We love working with talented people but more than that, we seek out compassionate co-workers with a collaborative spirit. Our work moves quickly and we’re great at coming together to find creative solutions to some of tech’s most interesting problems. If that sounds good to you, join us. 

We are DraftKings.

We’re inspired by our shared passion for developing creative solutions to complex challenges and empowering the people around us to do their best work. We are industry leaders in the digital entertainment and technology space propelled by constant curiosity and diverse perspectives.

Our teams are fueled by innovation. We are looking ahead, building what’s next, and continuously reinventing the industry. We’re a publicly traded (NASDAQ: DKNG) technology company headquartered in Boston, with teams around the world and an expanding global presence.

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We strive to create a place where all feel safe, empowered, engaged, championed, and inspired. DraftKings is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. This means we do not tolerate discrimination of any kind and are committed to providing equal employment opportunities regardless of your gender identity, race, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran, or status as an individual with a disability.

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