Game Designer, Combat
Los Angeles, CA
As a Senior Technical Writer on the Riot Game Operations Docs Hub team, you will be a guide for translating technical language, verbiage, and designs into high-quality documentation related to multiple web services, infrastructure systems, and diagrams. You will be reporting directly to the Manager of the DocuPortal Team.
As a Rioter working in the Riot Game Operations team, you'll join a tight-knit team that shares our focus on player experience, rejection of convention for its own sake, and passion for gaming. With general guidance from a team of dedicated, Engineering Rioters, you will craft content that increases client partner education.
• Independently conduct interviews and strategy sessions with product owners, engineers, solutions architects, and others to gather information to create and edit content
• Take ownership of content for all assigned projects including facts gathering, quality assurance, file organization and management, writing and manipulating code samples
• Provide accurate, complete, and well written content that all audience levels understand (technical and non-technical)
• Bachelor's Degree in CS or another related technical/communications field
• 3 + years as a technical writer in the tech industry
• Excellent technical writing skills including editing and formatting
• Experience working with technology teams, or within the tech space, to help document processes, procedures, user guides, and diagrams for systems
• Experience working in an Agile environment
• Proficiency with Markdown HTML text editor and Google suite
• Validated experience creating and developing technical content
• Champion of fundamental technical writing disciplines and principles
• Production of deliverables unerringly on schedule with the highest quality possible
• Understanding of source control systems and maintaining multiple versions of content
• Unparalleled writing and communication skills
For this role, you'll find success through craft expertise, a collaborative spirit, and decision-making that prioritizes the delight of players. We will be looking at your past studies, experience, and your personal relationship with games. If you embody player empathy and care about the experiences of players, this could be the role for you!
We offer medical, dental, and vision plans that cover you, your spouse/domestic partner, and children. Life insurance, parental leave, plus short-term and long-term disability coverage are also available. Riot will support your retirement benefits with a company match, and double down on your donations of time and money to non-profit charitable organizations. Balance between work and personal life is encouraged with open paid time off, and a play fund so you can broaden and deepen your personal relationship with games.
It's our policy to provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and members of Riot Games, Inc. Riot Games makes reasonable accommodations for handicapped and disabled Rioters and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, handicap, veteran status, marital status, criminal history, or any other category protected by applicable federal and state law, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance relating to an applicant's criminal history (LAMC 189.00).
Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g6z5nn-3-227-0-150-42 in your application.
Riot Games was founded in 2006 to develop, publish, and support the most player-focused games in the world. In 2009, we released our debut title, League of Legends, to worldwide acclaim. League has gone on to be the most-played PC game in the world and a key driver of the explosive growth of esports.