Technical Writer / Rédacteur technique at Unity Technologies

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Develop the tools for creators to build incredible things

Developing the Unity platform means designing, building, testing, and maintaining new features and products that enable artists, modellers and developers to create rich and interactive content. We are driving the future of how content is created and experienced.

The Opportunity 

Unity Technologies provides an end-to-end solution for game services and player lifecycle management. Our products enable developer success by helping to acquire, engage, connect, and monetize users.

Do you enjoy distilling technical complexities into bite-sized, digestible pieces? As a Technical Writer for the Operate Solutions Documentation team, you'll create clear, concise, and accessible documentation that drives end-user adoption and success. We partner with engineering, product, marketing, and legal teams to ensure the publication of timely, high-quality content.

This is a full-time position in Montreal, with full benefits and the option to work remotely. If the thought of empowering creators to achieve their goals and maximize their potential excites you, so will this role!

What you'll be doing

  • Authoring and publishing consumer-facing technical documentation for Unity services.
  • Reviewing and improving other writers' content, according to the Unity style guide.
  • Work with product managers and engineers to understand each feature’s underlying technology, target audience, and documentation needs.
  • Work on a globally distributed team, maintaining active communication with partners across North America, Europe, and Asia.

What we're looking for

  • Excellent written English skills.
  • Proven record of distilling sophisticated technical concepts into clear, easy to understand, user-focused documentation.
  • Successful track record delivering high-quality content in a fast-paced software development environment.
  • Ability to balance multiple writing assignments simultaneously, and seamlessly shift between those assignments depending on priority.

What you might also have

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher with a focus on writing.
  • Experience peer-reviewing other writers, working within a style guide.
  • Understanding of ad tech, monetization, and player retention strategies in games.
  • Some coding experience, or ability to learn (especially C#, Javascript, Objective-C, XML, and markdown).
  • Game development experience (especially with the Unity engine), or a passion for games.
  • Experience working with and implementing content management systems.

Life at Unity

Unity is the world’s leading platform for creating and operating real-time 3D (RT3D) content. Creators, ranging from game developers to artists, architects, automotive designers, filmmakers, and others, use Unity to make their imaginations come to life. Unity’s platform provides a comprehensive set of software solutions to create, run and monetize interactive, real-time 2D and 3D content for mobile phones, tablets, PCs, consoles, and augmented and virtual reality devices.

The company’s 1,400+ person research and development team keeps Unity at the forefront of development by working alongside partners to ensure optimized support for the latest releases and platforms. Apps developed by Unity creators were downloaded more than three billion times per month in 2019 on more than two billion unique devices. For more information, please visit www.unity.com.

Unity is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an inclusive, innovative environment with the best employees. Therefore, we provide employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable law. If there are preparations we can make to help ensure you have a comfortable and positive interview experience, please let us know.

Headhunters and recruitment agencies may not submit resumes/CVs through this website or directly to managers. Unity does not accept unsolicited headhunter and agency resumes. Unity will not pay fees to any third-party agency or company that does not have a signed agreement with Unity.


Développer les outils qui permettront aux créateurs de concevoir des choses extraordinaires

Développer la plateforme Unity signifie concevoir, construire, tester et maintenir de nouveaux produits et fonctionnalités permettant aux artistes, aux modélisateurs et aux développeurs de créer un contenu riche et interactif. Nous façonnons l’avenir de la création de contenu et des expériences qu’il procure.

L'opportunité

Unity Technologies fournit une solution complète pour les services de jeux et la gestion du cycle de vie des joueurs. Nos produits permettent aux développeurs de réussir en les aidant à attirer, à impliquer, à connecter et à monétiser les utilisateurs.

Vous aimez transformer les complexités techniques en portions digestes? |En tant que rédactrice ou rédacteur technique au sein de l’équipe de documentation Operate Solutions, vous créerez une documentation claire, concise et accessible qui favorisera l’adoption et le succès auprès des utilisateurs finaux. Nous collaborons avec les équipes d’ingénierie, de produits, de marketing et juridique afin de garantir la publication d’un contenu de haute qualité en temps utile.

Il s’agit d’un poste à temps plein à Montréal, avec tous les avantages et la possibilité de travailler à distance. Si l’idée de donner aux créateurs les moyens d’atteindre leurs objectifs et de maximiser leur potentiel vous enthousiasme, ce poste le fera aussi!

Ce que vous allez faire

  • Rédiger et publier une documentation technique destinée aux consommateurs pour les services de Unity
  • Réviser et améliorer les contenus d’autres rédacteurs, conformément au guide stylistique de Unity
  • Travailler en collaboration avec les gestionnaires de produits et les ingénieurs pour comprendre la technologie sous-jacente de chaque fonctionnalité, le public cible et les besoins en matière de documents
  • Travailler au sein d’une équipe mondiale, en maintenant une communication active avec les partenaires situés en Amérique du Nord, en Europe et en Asie

Ce que nous recherchons

  • Excellentes aptitudes de communication écrite en anglais
  • Expérience reconnue dans la transformation de concepts techniques complexes en une documentation claire, facile à comprendre et adaptée à l’utilisateur
  • Expérience positive en matière de livraison de contenu de haute qualité dans un environnement de développement de logiciels dynamique
  • Capacité à travailler sur plusieurs tâches de rédaction à la fois et à passer facilement d’une tâche à l’autre selon la priorité

Vous avez peut-être également

  • Baccalauréat ou niveau supérieur avec spécialisation en rédaction
  • Expérience en matière d’évaluation d’autres rédacteurs, dans le cadre d’un guide stylistique
  • Compréhension des technologies publicitaires, de la monétisation et des stratégies de rétention des joueurs dans les jeux vidéo
  • Certaine expérience en programmation ou capacité d’apprentissage (en particulier avec C#, Javascript, Objective-C, XML et Markdown)
  • Expérience en matière de développement de jeux vidéo (en particulier avec le moteur Unity), ou passion pour les jeux vidéo
  • Expérience de travail et de mise en œuvre avec des systèmes de gestion de contenu

La vie chez Unity

Unity est la plateforme la plus utilisée au monde pour la création et l'exécution interactive de contenu 3D en temps réel (RT3D). Des créateurs, notamment des développeurs de jeux vidéo, des artistes, architectes, concepteurs automobiles et cinéastes, utilisent Unity pour donner vie à ce qu'ils ont imaginé. La plateforme de Unity offre un ensemble complet de solutions logicielles pour créer, exécuter et monétiser du contenu interactif 2D et 3D en temps réel pour les téléphones mobiles, les tablettes, les ordinateurs, les consoles et les appareils de réalité augmentée et de réalité virtuelle.

Notre équipe de plus de 1400 personnes assignées à la recherche et au développement fait en sorte que Unity soit à l'avant-garde du développement et assure un soutien optimal pour les plus récentes technologies et plateformes. Les applications développées par les créateurs au sein de Unity ont été téléchargées plus de trois milliards de fois par mois en 2019, sur plus de deux milliards d'appareils uniques. Pour en savoir davantage, visitez le site www.unity.com.

Unity est un employeur axé sur l'égalité des chances qui s'engage à favoriser un environnement inclusif et innovateur avec les meilleurs employés. Par conséquent, nous fournissons des opportunités d'emploi sans tenir compte de l'âge, la race, la couleur, l'ascendance, l'origine nationale, la religion, le handicap, le sexe, l'identité sexuelle ou l'expression, l'orientation sexuelle ou tout autre statut protégé. S'il y a des préparatifs que nous pouvons faire pour vous aider à avoir une expérience d'entrevue confortable et positive, veuillez-nous le faire savoir.

Les chasseurs de têtes et les agences de recrutement ne peuvent pas soumettre résumes/CV par ce site Web ou directement aux superviseurs. Unity n’accepte pas des chasseurs de têtes non sollicités et des résumés (CV) d’agence. Unity ne payera pas d’honoraires à aucune agence tierce ou entreprise qui n’a pas signé d’ententes avec Unity.

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Sales & Marketing
    • .NETLanguages
    • C#Languages
    • GolangLanguages
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • ASP.NETFrameworks
    • Ruby on RailsFrameworks
    • TensorFlowFrameworks
    • MongoDBDatabases
    • TeradataDatabases
    • SalesforceCRM
    • Oracle EloquaLead Gen

Location

Our SF office is within a block of some incredible restaurants and fun hangout spots! We're right in-between the Powell and Montgomery BART stations.

What are Unity Technologies Perks + Benefits

Unity Technologies Benefits Overview

Unity provides a complete benefits package for each of our regions; including medical and dental coverage, vision care and a health care spending account for use on services of your choosing. Many of our packages also include wellness coverage with local partners including gyms and boutiques in your area.
In addition to our health benefits, Unity offers a work-from-home budget that allows employees to cover expenses which make their remote working conditions as comfortable as possible during the pandemic. While in the office, employees can enjoy an array of food and beverage, and an awesome workplace with top rated spaces for work and entertainment!

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
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)
Healthcare/Limited FSA, Dependent Care FSA and Health Savings Account allow you to contribute pretax dollars to health and childcare.
Disability Insurance
Unity provides short and long-term disability insurance for use if you are unable to work because of an injury, illness or maternity leave.
Dental Benefits
Unity gives you a choice of two dental insurance plans through Delta Dental.
Vision Benefits
A vision exam is automatically included in Unity’s medical plans through Kaiser and Aetna. We also offer you VSP or Eyemed vision plan with enhanced benefits: a yearly exam with materials allowances
Health Insurance Benefits
Unity gives a broad selection of deductible and service levels for health insurance through Aetna and Kaiser. The cost of coverage is usually fully paid by Unity for the employee.
Life Insurance
Unity provides 1x your annual salary up to $350,000 for Basic Life/AD&D. You can purchase additional insurance for yourself and family members.
Wellness Programs
Team workouts
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Unity offers through Fidelity and will match up to 4% of your compensation if you contribute 5%.
Company Equity
Unity offers stock options that vest over a four year period.
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Unity provides high-quality, low-cost replacement care in your home or in a center, during sniffles, snow days, or any time regular care is unavailable.
Generous Parental Leave
New parents may be eligible for twelve weeks of PTO to bond with your baby or adopted child. If you are disabled due to pregnancy/childbirth, you may be eligible for four weeks of paid medical leave.
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Return-to-work program post parental leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Unity has a very generous time off policy including 15 days of vacation.
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Unity employees receive 9 days per year of paid sick leave.
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Unity will contribute up to $100 month to your commute. You can contribute an additional $165 pretax dollars for parking and mass/public transport to commute to work.
Company Outings
Free Daily Meals
Unity employees get free catered lunch every day.
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Unity has a fully stocked kitchen including unlimited snacks, coffee, tea and all of the flavored or non-flavored sparkling water you can handle.
Happy Hours
Happy hours are hosted at the team's discretion.
Relocation Assistance
Fitness Subsidies
We want to help you maintain a well rounded, healthy lifestyle. We will reimburse you up to $100 per month for gym memberships, fitness classes, smoking-cessation programs, and much more.
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Acme Co. offers employees professional development opportunities like onsite training courses, and the ability to attend job related conferences and seminars.
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Time allotted for learning
Online course subscriptions available
Customized development tracks
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