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The Diablo IV team is looking for a Technical Writer to help write and organize the documentation of our game development processes and tools. We are looking for a creative and collaborative individual comfortable applying their craft in a dynamic and complex environment. This will be primarily be writing documentation in support of how to use our proprietary engine and editor toolsets.

Location flexible: This role is anticipated to be a hybrid work position, with some work on-site and some work-from-home. The potential home studio for this role is Albany, NY or Irvine, CA.

Responsibilities:

  • Interview and work with developers to create consistently clear and digestible documentation for technically complex processes.

  • Work with developers across multiple disciplines who are subject matter experts in a variety of subjects.

  • Create tutorials and walkthroughs related to using our engine, tools, and development processes.

  • Work in engine to prepare in-game writing for the voiceover pipeline.

  • Documentation audience varies in their technical knowledge.

Minimum Requirements

Experience

  • Experience using Confluence for creating and organizing documentation.

  • Experience researching and writing technical documentation.

  • Experience working in a large, creative team (software development preferred).

Knowledge & Skills

  • Associate degree in design, English, technical communications, or a related field from an accredited college or university.

  • Equivalent experience with combined education can be substituted for the education requirements.

  • Fluency using the Microsoft suite of tools.

We love hearing from anyone who is enthusiastic about changing the games industry. Not sure you meet all qualifications? Let us decide! Research shows that women and members of other under-represented groups tend to not apply to jobs when they think they may not meet every qualification, when, in fact, they often do! At Activision Blizzard, we are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and strongly encourage you to apply.

Extra Points

Experience

  • Web, video game development, or technology industry experience preferred

Knowledge & Skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree in library science, information science, or a related field

  • Basic programming skills

  • An understanding of digital editing

  • Familiarity with a development platform (such as Unity).

Required Application Materials

  • Resume

  • Cover Letter which should include:

    • Why you are interested in working at Blizzard

Blizzard Entertainment is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.