Posted on: 
March 25, 2024

Technical Writer

Job Description

Who Is Camunda?

Camunda is leading the Process Orchestration revolution. We’ve created a new software category for Process Orchestration, recognized by Forrester and Gartner.   At our core, Camunda enables organizations to orchestrate processes across people, systems, and devices to overcome complexity and increase efficiency continuously. Thousands of companies use Camunda every day, solving critical problems like how rovers collect data on Mars to how trillions of dollars transact around the world each second.  

We are growing fast and on a mission to attract the very best talent in the world. We are known as Camundi, and we’re a diverse mix of resilient, smart, intellectually curious, and driven individuals who are on a quest to make a dent in the universe. Ranked in GP Bullhound's 2024 Top 100 Next Unicorn List, Camunda operates globally as a remote organization. Camunda presents an unparalleled opportunity to transcend the traditional career trajectory. Apply now and join us to embark on a journey of exponential growth and innovation! To learn more visit

Developer Experience is a product team within engineering focused on documentation and developer tooling, including SDKs and product-adjacent API tools.

Our mission is to empower developers across an increasing spectrum of abilities to quickly and joyfully become productive with Camunda technologies by curating excellent developer journeys through documentation and product-adjacent tools.

What You’ll Be Doing:

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Curate, maintain, & edit developer-centric content, including user guides and API reference
  • Mentor Camundi on applying the Camunda Technical Writing Style Guide
  • Advocate for best practices around designing and writing technical content, including Docs-as-Code
  • Be the directly responsible individual (DRI) or content architecture expert for our Self-Managed documentation, including installation and configuration of Camunda 8

*This is a remote role and can be based anywhere where we are eligible to hire, please find a list of available countries here.

Most of the Camundi that you’ll work with are based in the USA and Europe, however, one direct teammate is based in APAC.

What You’ll Bring:

  • 2+ years of technical writing experience, including developer-centric content like user manuals, API reference, technical blogs, and more
  • Experience documenting Kubernetes, Docker, Elasticsearch, and instructions for systems admins or platform engineers to follow when installing, deploying, and configuring platforms
  • Experience working with Docs-as-Code and documentation frameworks like Docusaurus
  • Ability to work asynchronously with teams and cross-functional groups across timezones to accomplish a singular goal
  • Execute work in an autonomous way with little assistance
  • Ability and/or willingness to use our product

In order to apply for this role, please attach a writing sample along with your application. Please attach these using the fields below.

If you don’t think you meet all of the criteria but are still interested in the job, please apply.  Nobody checks every box - we’re looking for candidates that are particularly strong in a few areas, and have some interest and capabilities in others.

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What We Have to Offer:


Below is the annual Total Target Cash Compensation (Total Cash) range for Camundi located in one of our entities. Total Cash refers to base salary and 100% attainment of variable target, where applicable. Actual Total Cash offered will depend on factors such as skills and qualifications related to the role. To comprise the Total Rewards package, Camunda also offers equity (where applicable) in the form of a Virtual Employee Stock Option Plan and benefits based on the country of residence.

The annual Total Cash range for this position for Camundi in our entities is as follows:

  • United States: $91,200.00 to $136,800.00
  • Germany: €60,700.00 to €91,000.00
  • United Kingdom: £59,100.00 to £88,700.00
  • Singapore: S$113,300.00 to S$170,000.00

If you are outside one of these countries, you would be employed by our Preferred Employer Organization (PEO), Remote. After applying for the role and speaking with one of our Talent Acquisition Partners, you will be provided a link to access the Camunda Total Rewards Calculator which will outline the Total Cash range for your country.


  • A remote by design culture, we believe talent is global!
  • We support our employees in maintaining a healthy work/life balance, so we offer and encourage flexible time off at Camunda. Use your flexible time for anything that helps you recharge your batteries or maintain your life outside of work.
  • A home office equipment budget and the choice of hardware. Mac, Windows, Linux - you choose what works best for you or/and you can work from a coworking space.
  • Social interactions are important to us! Each year, Camunda hosts a company-wide get-together in new and exciting locations. In 2024, we will be heading off to the Dominican Republic. Find out more about past annual retreats.
  • We are committed to fostering a nurturing workplace where your health is prioritized and we help you to thrive. That's why we've teamed up with Modern Health to provide a global well-being program accessible to all Camundi.some text
    • Beyond therapy and coaching sessions, Modern Health also offers guided meditations, digital wellness kits, and accessible learning content ranging from mental health, financial wellness, physical movement and more!  
    • To promote movement we also pay towards your fitness activities.
  • Power your self-driven learning journey and elevate your skills by unlocking up to 1000 $/€/£ annually with the Professional Growth Benefit.
  • We understand our employees contribute immeasurably to Camunda’s success. To allow employees to benefit from that success, every Camunda employee is offered virtual shares from our Virtual Stock Option Plan (VSOP).

More of what we offer globally & in your country can be found here.

"Everyone is welcome at Camunda” — this is a celebrated component of our culture. We strive to create an inclusive environment that empowers our people.  At Camunda, we honour diverse cultures and backgrounds and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to gender, race, ethnicity, religion, belief, sexual orientation, age, disability or any other protected characteristics under applicable law.  We are looking forward to your application!

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