Software Technical Writer at ServiceTitan Inc.

| Greater LA Area
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Technical Writer

As a technical writer at ServiceTitan, you’ll be part of and represent the Documentation team across the Product org and beyond, supporting assigned product areas through engaging and effective content creation, including new-feature documentation, content updates, release notes, and other customer-facing material.

The Documentation team is made up of talented tech writers you’ll collaborate with as you work with developers, quality engineers, product managers, customer support, and usability experts to make our products easier to use. You’ll assist the Documentation team with ongoing improvements to the content and maintenance of the ServiceTitan Knowledge Base as the product grows.

As part of the Documentation team, you’ll 

  • Produce with impact: Develop effective documentation that promotes self-service and efficiency for our end-users and internal employees
  • Identify and track: Help the team track and identify documentation areas impacted by UI changes and new features
  • Audit and optimize: Participate in audits of existing documentation to ensure optimization of content architecture and accuracy of content
  • Write clean and clear copy: Author easy-to-understand, customer-facing guides and help articles, including work with product managers and product teams to get an in-depth understanding of the product and documentation requirements
  • Collaborate and participate: Work with the Documentation team to improve content as we’re enhancing the customer experience via our help-based documentation

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in English, Technical Communications, Computer Science, Engineering, or related fields
  • Experience in technical writing, professional editing, or grant writing (3+ years preferred)
  • Experience with software development/SaaS (2+ years preferred) or educational equivalent
  • Excellent grammar and proofreading skills
  • Ability to organize and simplify large amounts of data and information and multi-tiered processes
  • Ability to coordinate multiple ongoing projects and documentation
  • Ability to quickly grasp complex technical concepts and make them easily understandable in text and via images/media
  • Familiarity with HTML, CSS, and JIRA, and demonstrated ability to learn new software and technical skills

Preferred Skills (if you have one of the following skills, this will be significant bonus)

  • Experience with single-source/component-based authoring tools
  • Knowledge of home services industries (plumbing, electrical, HVAC, and the likes)

Portfolio Submission


Please submit a writing portfolio (3–5 writing samples) that demonstrates your ability to produce efficient and clearly written customer-facing and/or internal documentation. The portfolio should exhibit your ability to understand and implement content architecture and/or presentation of complex concepts. A diverse writing portfolio that includes online content and data visualization is preferred. 

Why ServiceTitan?

1. Work/Life Balance: flexible work schedule, flexible PTO, parental leave 
2. Health & Wellness: company-paid medical/visual/dental insurance, 401(k) retirement plan with company match, lunch provided everyday, fully-stocked kitchens, weekly meditation, wellness rooms, discount on Classpass
3. Enrichment: professional development workshops, diversity charter groups, an orientation program, career pathing opportunities

Equal Opportunity Employer

ServiceTitan does not discriminate against employees based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity or expression, age, disability, pregnancy (including childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical condition), genetic information, protected military or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. At ServiceTitan, our mission is to help our Titans and customers achieve the extraordinary. We are an equal opportunity employer and we celebrate the diversity that each Titan brings to the table. We believe that the convergence of fresh, unique perspectives and experiences from all walks of life is what makes our product and culture so great - and there's always room for more.

Life at ServiceTitan 

http://instagram.com/lifeatservicetitan | https://www.themuse.com/profiles/servicetitan | https://www.builtinla.com/company/servicetitan-inc

About ServiceTitan

ServiceTitan is a mobile, cloud-based software platform that helps home services companies streamline operations, improve customer service, and grow their business. ServiceTitan's end-to-end solution for the multi-billion dollar residential home services industry includes CRM, intelligent dispatch, custom reporting, marketing automation, mobile solution for field techs, and accounting integration with Intacct and QuickBooks. ServiceTitan brings a fully operational modern SaaS infrastructure to an industry traditionally underserved by software. ServiceTitan is the preferred software for hundreds of the world's most successful plumbing, HVAC, and electrical companies. For more information about ServiceTitan, visit www.ServiceTitan.com.

Forbes Top 100 Software Companies, 2019
Inc 5000 Most Successful Companies in America, 2019
Inc 5000 Best Places to Work, 2019
Los Angeles Business Journal Best Places to Work, 2019
Deloitte Fast 500, 2019
Los Angeles Business Journal Top 100 Fastest Growing Private Companies, 2018
Inc 5000 Best Places to Work, 2018
Inc 5000 America’s Fastest Growing Companies, 2018
Glassdoor/Battery Ventures Highest Rated Cloud Computing Companies, 2018
Mogul Top 1000 Companies Worldwide for Millennial Women 2018
Forbes Next Billion-Dollar Startup List, 2017


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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
    • .NETLanguages
    • C#Languages
    • MySQLDatabases
    • AsanaManagement
    • JIRAManagement
    • HubSpotCRM
    • SalesforceCRM
    • MailChimpEmail

Location

Our neighborhood is considered a "crossroads" and "gateway" city. We have suburban life on one side and city life on the other.

An Insider's view of ServiceTitan Inc.

How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

I usually prefer communicating and collaborating via slack or emails, but if I am looking for a rapid solution then I would walk over to them.

Dave Avetikyan

Data Engineer

What are some things you learned at the company?

I've been part of teams throughout my career, but here at ServiceTitan I've had a chance to collaborate in full with my colleagues. I've also learned new things about being accountable to your teammates, the power that transparency has in keeping teams together, and the benefits of being open and candid.

Jason Mulero

Senior Learning & Development Specialist

What makes someone successful on your team?

Empathy, determination, and resourcefulness!

You're the main point of contact for a complex, detail-oriented implementation schedule that has concurrent timelines and moving parts. You need to be cool and collected in the face of high-stress situations, all while delivering an excellent customer experience.

Kathy Chang Sercu

Sr. Manager, Enterprise Implementation

What are ServiceTitan Inc. Perks + Benefits

ServiceTitan Inc. Benefits Overview

We are committed to supporting our Titans through different stages of life.

Young and early in your career? You are going to love our fully stocked kitchen, free lunch, 401(k) employer match, pet insurance, and that we pay 100% for your health, dental, and vision insurance.

Looking to grow your family? We got you covered with benefits ranging from adoption assistance up to $20,000, a 6-month Snoo Smart Sleeper rental, Ready, Set, Food! food allergy prevention, and paternal leave of 100% pay for up to 16 weeks (in addition to any disability or state paid family leave!).

Culture
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends Outside of Work
Eat Lunch Together
Intracompany Committees
Daily Stand-up
Open Door Policy
Team-Owned Deliverables
Open Office Floor Plan
Diversity
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Unconscious Bias Training
Someone's Primary Function is Managing the Company's Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
ServiceTitan's incredibly generous health plan covers 100% of the cost and 80% for dependents.
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
ServiceTitan offers Pet Insurance to our Titan pets.
Wellness Programs
ServiceTitan partnered with Fitspot to bring onsite massages and exercise activities to the office
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
ServiceTitan provides employees with a 401(k) matching plan managed by Empower. We match 6% of contributions up to 3% of an employee's annual gross pay.
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
In addition to disability and state paid family leave, ServiceTitan offers 16-weeks of parental leave for the primary caregiver and 8-weeks of parental leave for the non-primary caregiver.
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Our remote work program allows employees to work remotely 1 day per week.
Family Medical Leave
Employees who have been with the company for 12 months are eligible for 12 weeks of family medical leave.
Adoption Assistance
We reimburse up to $20,000 for eligible adoption expenses and offer 16-weeks of parental leave for the primary caregiver and 8-weeks of parental leave for the non-primary caregiver.
Return-to-Work Program Post Parental Leave
Company-Sponsored Family Events
ServiceTitan sponsors family oriented events multiple times per year.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Aside from our annual summer picnic and holiday party, we always make time to have happy hour with the team. In addition, we value team building, so we often take team offsites.
Free Daily Meals
ServiceTitan offers free breakfast, lunch, snacks, and drinks everyday. Our kitchens are fully stocked!
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Happy Hours
Parking
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Diversity Program
Lunch and Learns
Cross-Functional Training Encouraged
Promote from Within
Mentorship Program
Time Allotted for Learning
Online Course Subscriptions Available

Additional Perks + Benefits

We really listen to the feedback of our employees and want to make sure that each perk is thought out and mindful for everyone.

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