Are you a wordsmith with a passion for making technology work better and be easier to use? We’re looking for a strong technical writer to create internal- and external-facing developer documentation for things like processes, APIs, architecture, and design. You’re someone less set on ‘the big idea’ and more intrigued by what little details can make a huge impact.

Sitting in the heart of our fast-paced Technology department in the Amsterdam HQ, you’ll work collaboratively with teams of developers, product owners, and commercial owners to create an engaging and seamless multi-platform experience for users and partners worldwide. We currently use Perl, XML, Java, Go, and other technologies to deliver our services to stakeholders.

Interested candidates should include recent work samples, stating their contribution, along with their resume and cover letter.

B.Responsible

  • Create and maintain internal and external documentation for technologies and tools.
  • Write, improve and structure technical and process documentation.
  • Work with product development teams to establish an in-depth understanding of the product, its end users, and deduce technical documentation requirements for the intended audience
  • Based on the established product knowledge, analyze the existing documentation and create an information architecture that can be standardized across the organization
  • Ensure accuracy and consistency across all content
  • Design and organize documentation sets for new developer products and APIs.

B.Skilled

  • At least 2 years experience in writing technical documentation
  • Native level English skills
  • Experience with authoring tools and Git is a plus.
  • Experience with proofreading and editing is a plus.
  • Ability to approach tasks with a ‘can-do’ attitude, work well independently and in a team
  • Excellent communication skills and an impeccable eye for detail.
  • Ability to translate technical or complex ideas into concise, business-oriented content/storylines.
  • Ability to approach tasks with a ‘can-do’ attitude, work well independently and in a team

B.Offered

We are a performance-based company that offers career advancement and lucrative compensation.  We also offer what we call the “Booking Deal” with other competitive perks and benefits.

Please apply via our website with your English CV , Cover letter, and portfolio or writing samples! We are looking forward to hearing from you!

The hiring company Booking.com BV is the company behind Booking.com™, the market leading online accommodation reservation service in the world. Booking.com BV is looking for a Technical Copywriter in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. All references to “Booking.com” refer to Booking.com BV.

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