Technical Content Writer

Location

Leuven, Belgium

Full-time

Company Description

THEOplayer plays a pivotal role in the rapidly evolving online video landscape and is recognized and respected by some of the world’s biggest companies as the go-to video playback solution for streaming content. We are constantly innovating using cutting edge technological to provide the best solution to our customers. Having won the 2016 and 2017 Streaming Media Reader's Choice Award for Best Video Player SDK, THEOplayer seeks to continuously deliver the best possible product to its customers. THEOplayer is a fast-growing SaaS company, located in Leuven (Belgium), with a global customer base.

How you'll make a difference

As a technical content writer at THEOplayer you are part of the product team. You will help clearly convey messages around the benefits, technical advantages and usage of our various software products, both to internal marketing and sales teams and directly to our various customers. In your day-to-day job, you will be responsible for the creation of content for multiple different mediums such as support documentation, data sheets, white papers and technical blog articles. You will also coordinate between internal stakeholders such as development and support teams or marketing and sales in order to optimally shape the messages conveyed in these documents.

Duties & Responsabilities 

  • Be responsible for investigation and writing of technical content within THEO Technologies such as support documentation, data sheets, white papers and technical blog articles.
  • Coordinate between internal stakeholders to ensure their input and requirements are fully captured and the messages conveyed in the resulting content is fully according to their expectations.
  • Organization, coordination and preparation of technical webinars with the goal of clearly communicating new evolutions with the product gamma of THEO Technologies towards customers.
  • Setting up a structured process for following market announcements, newsletters and magazines with the goal of identifying general market trends and potential topics which we should write about.
  • Work in a structured and organized way in lean agile teams. Be comfortable in working in short timeboxed sprints with daily standups, where you provide feedback around the status of your responsibilities, and work within the team to drive a common goal.

Desired Skills & Experience

Must have proficient skills in

  • A background in Software Engineering either as academic or work experience.
  • Prior experience in being the key responsible for writing full-length technical documents such as whitepapers.
  • Passionate about writing, reading and reasoning about technical content.
  • Perfect proficiency in written English. A workable knowledge about other European languages is a plus.
  • A strong interest in technology and “how things work”, especially around video and video streaming.
  • Basic knowledge of marketing such as key word analysis and SEO optimizations of content.

What we offer

  • A versatile full-time job in the animated city Leuven.
  • A competitive salary with plenty of extra benefits.
  • The opportunity to work for an exciting start-up conquering the world.
  • A place to learn and get in touch with the cutting edge of online video.
  • The company itself is doing exceptionally well. For career-motivated people, there will be upward mobility.
  • A stimulating working environment.
  • Nice and passionate colleagues.
  • Flexible hours.
  • Regular and fun team activities.

Does this sound interesting you?

We look forward to hearing from you via careers@theoplayer.com.




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