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Note: By applying to this position you will have an opportunity to share your preferred working location from the following: New York, NY, USA; Atlanta, GA, USA; Cambridge, MA, USA; Kirkland, WA, USA; Seattle, WA, USA; San Francisco, CA, USA; Sunnyvale, CA, USA.


Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent practical experience
  • Experience in technical writing, product documentation, or online publishing
  • Experience working with software engineers on a daily basis

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience in a Unix environment
  • Experience programming in C++, Java, JavaScript, Python, or Go
  • Experience writing content for an audience of software developers
  • Experience researching and writing effective documentation for engineers

We are engaged, innovative, and growth-oriented technical writers who have a goal of continuously improving documentation for Google engineers. Our team works with programming languages, internal developer tools, and developer infrastructure.

The Core team builds the technical foundation behind Google’s flagship products. We are owners and advocates for the underlying design elements, developer platforms, product components, and infrastructure at Google. These are the essential building blocks for excellent, safe, and coherent experiences for our users and drive the pace of innovation for every developer. We look across Google’s products to build central solutions, break down technical barriers and strengthen existing systems. As the Core team, we have a mandate and a unique opportunity to impact important technical decisions across the company.


  • Collaborate with project teams to uncover requirements and plan and execute on document work.
  • Facilitate, edit, and curate documentation produced by product managers and engineers.
  • Design information architecture for complex documentation sets.
  • Work separately within the context of the Writing team while collaborating with technical writers and other members of the Product team.
  • Advocate for users and influence product design and implementation.

Google is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. See also Google's EEO Policy and EEO is the Law. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by completing our Accommodations for Applicants form.

To all recruitment agencies: Google does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, Google employees or any other organization location. Google is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

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