Scalyr Inc. (est. 2011), a VC-funded startup that develops technology tools to help engineers understand their operational systems, is looking for a Freelance Technical Blog Writer to contribute both short- and long-form content for the company’s blog and community websites.
This gig is ideal for a writer who has a strong technical background and can expertly talk about DevOps-focused tools used to collect and search logs, graph metrics, monitor server status, etc. Additionally, the writer will produce engaging category-specific content based on source materials from the company’s engineering department.
A few content categories include:
- Deep Technical Show-and-Tell: this category explores the foundation of Scalyr’s product and how it works;
- Thought-leadership: best practices for the DevOps community;
- Reference Pieces: deep-dives into monitoring and logging for popular applications;
- Storytelling/History: how the industry arrived at where it is (and why).
Candidate can work remotely from home (with an option to work onsite at the company’s headquarters in San Mateo, CA).
Compensation: competitive rates.