Marketing & Communications, IT
Posted on Monday, May 22, 2023
<p>Spacemesh is a fairly-mined cryptocurrency that is permissionless, trustless, and secure. Spacemesh is built and distributed as open-source software and all software work done for Spacemesh is contributed to the world under a permissive software license.</p><p>To get a full sense of our motivation, vision, scope, and values, please watch this whiteboard video with our chief scientist, cryptography professor Tal Moran. To learn more about the platform from a tech perspective, please see the resources available here.</p><p>If you are a skilled technical writer with experience in software development and passionate about breaking down complex technical topics into easy-to-understand English, we’d love for you to join our team. As a tech writer at Spacemesh, you’ll have the opportunity to take ownership of documentation and work closely with our development and research teams to create high-quality, informative documentation for our open-source software.</p><p>You will enjoy:</p><ul> <li>A flat and fully remote structure, with team members in the United States, Ukraine, Israel, Germany, Taiwan, Mexico, Poland, and other locations.</li> <li>Asynchronous work style as you coordinate with our global team.</li> <li>Flexible hours.</li> <li>Working closely with the broader open-source and blockchain communities.</li> <li>A tokens package and a competitive salary.</li> </ul><p>Responsibilities:</p><ul> <li>Own the documentation project for the Spacemesh cryptocurrency and its infrastructure.</li> <li>Work closely with the development and research teams to understand complex technical concepts and produce clear and concise documentation.</li> <li>Create technical guides, API documentation, and other written materials to support Spacemesh software components and infrastructure.</li> <li>Collaborate with other writers and developers to maintain consistent documentation standards and improve the quality of all written materials.</li> </ul><p>Must-have:</p><ul> <li>3+ years of prior work experience in software development.</li> <li>Excellent written and verbal English language communication skills.</li> <li>Strong attention to detail and the ability to explain complex technical concepts in a clear and concise manner.</li> <li>Prior experience writing technical documentation for open-source software; a portfolio of technical articles, talks, videos, and/or documentation you’ve written/produced/presented previously.</li> <li>Familiarity with modern software engineering tools and best practices including Git/GitHub, CI/CD, cloud computing, etc.</li> </ul><p>Nice to have:</p><ul> <li>Familiarity with blockchain and cryptocurrency technology and applied cryptography.</li> <li>Experience working with distributed systems or P2P networks.</li> <li>Experience with community management.</li> <li>Degree in English, communications, computer science, engineering, or another relevant field.</li> <li>Experience working with a fully remote team.</li> </ul>
Spacemesh is an equal opportunity employer.