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Senior Technical Writer/Editor

Salary: $60-67


AQUENT is looking for an experienced Senior Technical Writer/Editor for our Fortune 500 Financial client. This role is full time, for 23+ months and offers full benefits - medical, dental, 401K and more. The ideal candidate will sit in Chicago, Richmond or Mclean VA, this opportunity can be REMOTE as well. In addition to a resume you will need to showcase a writing sample on a complex technical topic

Required Skills:
Minimum 5 years strong technical writing experience, including deliverables for a developer (or highly technical) audience
Experience using Github, Git, markdown, and HTML 5 to produce technical documentation
Ability to communicate clearly and break down complex topics into a logical organizational structure
Familiarity with DevOps/SDLC

Preferred Skills
Knowledge of Amazon Web Services (e.g., being Amazon Cloud Practitioner certified)
Experience with CI/CD pipelines
Very basic knowledge of scripting/programming and data structures
Experience working in an Agile environment

Client Description:

This client puts its money where its mouth is. As a leading financial services and tech company, they’re constantly pushing the envelope to adapt and stay ahead of trends - whether it’s trends in financial products or in the way they treat their customers. Our client sets the bar in customer experience.

Our Talent are working with “best-in-class” global marketing teams on omni-channel campaigns, leveraging innovative technologies to drive customer engagement. AQUENT Talent work alongside full-time employees presenting ideas to stakeholders and influencing business decisions every day.

Working here:

  • You’ll be pushed to bring thoughtful creative and marketing ideas to the table

  • You’ll be collaborating in an Agile environment to deliver purposeful projects

  • You’ll be working with a global brand - meeting customers where they live by leveraging AI, ML and VR


Freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:
- You're paid weekly
- Subsidized health and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)
- Paid Sick Leave for all US and Canada talent
- Access to Fidelity 401(k) with company match
- Access to FSA Program (pre-tax payment toward bus or train passes, etc.)
- Direct deposit for your paycheck
- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)
- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills:
- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)Not the job for you? Tell your friends and reap the Rewards