Examity: Technical Writer
153 Needham St
Newton, MA 02456

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Examity, the world leader in online test integrity and ranked 119th fastest-growing company in North America on the Deloitte’s 2018 Technology Fast 500, is looking for an experienced Technical Writer to join its growing team in its Newton, MA location.

 

Position Overview

Reporting to the Director of Marketing, the Technical Writer will work closely with the marketing team and across departments including sales, account management, professional services, and product. The primary goal of the Technical Writer will be to produce documents that effectively communicate our brand voice, value proposition and technical elements. Types of documents include Requests for Proposals (RFPs), technical guides, release notes, web content, and more. This individual must be passionate about crafting a narrative around a highly technical product with an intuition for brand value and multi-stakeholder positioning. The ideal candidate is a creative thinker and a flexible collaborator. The Writer will have the opportunity to create, execute, and perfect a value proposition that resonates with the market we serve. 

 

Essential Duties

  • Work with marketing, product management, clients and partners to understand market needs and user requirements and translate them into intuitive and digestible documents. 

  • Respond to RFPs effectively and efficiently.

  • Develop and iterate our RFP response process to ensure quality and submission in a timely manner.

  • Serve as an internal advocate for our target audiences; optimizing messaging with their goals, needs and pain points in mind. 

  • Engage subject matter experts and organize content review and revision.

  • Revise messaging as our solution and brand evolves.

 

Requirements

  • 2+ years of experience as a technical writer for a B2B SaaS product.

  • Bachelor’s or Master's degree in communications, marketing, writing, English, or engineering.

  • Ability to translate technical or complex ideas into concise, digestible content.

  • Comfortable balancing multiple projects with differing and aggressive timelines, deliverables, and expectations.

  • Excellent writing and editing skills, with high attention to detail and expert understanding of grammar.

  • Familiar and comfortable with branding, marketing, and business strategies.

  • Proven track record of developing technical documents and proposals. Experience within the Edtech industry a plus. 

  • Team player with strong communication and collaboration skills, ability to communicate writing principles and build consensus.

  • Must submit writing samples and cover letter for consideration. 

  • Legal authorization to work in the United States. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas.

 

Benefits

Examity offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package including health, dental and 401k. Our office environment is open, collaborative, fast-paced and high energy. Examity’s urban office location provides access to local shopping and restaurants. Employees enjoy Examity’s free snacks and drinks, one “work from home” day per week, and frequent group outings to sporting events and summer concerts.

Examity is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law

Full-time

Employee Testimonials

Mackenzie Targarona
Marketing Specialist

"I love my team. I learn something from them every day. They really listen to my opinions and I know my ideas are valued."

Jennifer Hill
Senior Operations Manager

"I really enjoy the support and feedback I recieve at Examity. Knowing the job you are doing is appreciated makes each day more satisfying."

Socrates Gavriel
Operations Manager

"Even after five years with Examity, each day offers an exciting and new experience that I look forward to."

Kristine Thayer
Director, Business Development

"As a new employee, my colleagues are engaging and eager to help. They work with you to achieve success from day one."

Bharadwaj Ginakunta
Software Engineer

“My team always has my back, and with all our combined skills, we make one awesome whole.”