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Want to work with fearless innovators, visionaries, and community-minded people who challenge the status quo? We do too. 

Plex is more than a software company — we’re a team of disruptors who are driving innovation and unlocking the promise and value of smart manufacturing. 

It isn’t a trend or a moment, it’s a movement. And we’re leading it, but we can’t lead it alone.

That’s where you come in. 

Plex Systems, Inc.® delivers the first smart manufacturing platform, helping the world’s leading innovators to make awesome products. Built in the cloud, the Plex Smart Manufacturing Platform includes MES, ERP, supply chain management, Industrial IoT, and analytics. 

We believe that anything can be made better, and we are focused on finding the right people to help us achieve the big important tasks ahead. 

Is that person you? 

In support of our ongoing growth, we are looking for a Software Technical Writer to join our team. This is a remote position and can be located anywhere in the United States. 

WHAT’S YOUR IMPACT? 

  • Work with engineering, quality, product management, release management, and other subject matter experts to develop user-task-based documentation including conceptual overviews, step-by-step instructions, and configuration requirements
  • Actively participate in internal projects aimed at improving the Plex documentation site features and user experience
  • Continuously improve content based on feedback from internal and external users
  • Create a variety of learning assets including text, graphics, charts, diagrams, animations, and videos
  • Partner with other writers on the team to learn and adhere to internal content development style guide and information model
  • Bring innovative approaches to problem-solving, develop and propose new ideas, and actively participate in improving the quality of our content

IS IT IN YOU? 

  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant technical field 
  • 0-3 years of experience as an effective technical writer or similar role
  • Experience working with help authoring tools or content management systems
  • Experience with common style guides such as Chicago Manual of Style and Microsoft Manual of Style
  • Have a positive, can-do attitude; be enthusiastic about learning new technologies
  • Nice to have:
  • Background in enterprise resource planning and manufacturing processes
  • Familiarity with API documentation
  • Experience working with XML, HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Experience with localization processes and standards
  • Experience working in an agile development environment
  • Knowledge of Jira and Confluence or similar project management platforms 

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU? 

We are proud to be recognized as one of the top workplaces in the tech industry. Our inviting culture fosters collaboration, innovation, and motivates team members to take on important work, every day. 

In addition to all the benefits you’d expect from a world-class company like ours, we also offer Day 1 benefits, career growth and professional development opportunities, tuition reimbursement, unlimited paid time off, a wellness allowance to support your family’s well-being, sustainable work-life balance, and flexibility. Our multiple office locations offer a casual-dress workplace, complimentary snacks and drinks, and “de-stress areas” complete with amenities in some locations like massage chairs, golf simulator, ping pong tables and more. 

Plex values the power of diversity and inclusion – it isn’t just a talking point for us. It drives our business and fosters fresh thinking, and is reflected in the individuals we hire, and the culture and community we’ve built to support them, such as our Women@Plex and Pride@Plex groups. As an equal opportunity employer, we welcome applicants of all types and from all backgrounds. Plex urges our employees to understand, accept, and celebrate the differences among people. 

SOUND LIKE YOUR DREAM JOB? 

Apply today! 

EXCITED ABOUT PLEX BUT NOT THE RIGHT GIG? 

Don’t despair – your perfect fit is on its way! Stay connected, sign up for job alerts or submit a general application on the Plex Careers page.

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