Technical Writer & Researcher (Part-Time Contract)

Telecommute · San Francisco, California, United States · Marketing


Cloud Academy is the leading digital skills development platform that enables every enterprise to become a tech company through guided Learning Paths, Hands-on Labs, and Skill Assessment. Cloud Academy delivers role-specific training on leading clouds (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform), essential methodologies needed to operate on and between clouds (DevOps, security, containers), and capabilities that are unlocked by the cloud (big data, machine learning). Companies like Turner, Cognizant, SAS, and ThermoFisher customize Cloud Academy to contextualize learning and leverage the platform to assign, manage, and measure cloud enablement at scale. Learn more at

This is not your typical technical writing role. It will require creativity, ingenuity, and research. We are looking for a highly skilled contract technical writer to support Cloud Academy’s research, writing, and editorial efforts. If cutting-edge technology or the type of industry analysis you at make your heart beat a little faster than normal, read on. In this role, you will need to be able to go a level deeper — diving into vendor offerings on AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud Platform and across the broader ecosystem — in order to edit and compose highly engaging and accurate copy. With hundreds of thousands of new users to our blog each month, you will work on high-impact projects.

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This is a part-time hourly contract position with performance-based financial incentives.

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