Technical Writer

San Luis Obispo, California, United States Full-time

Technical Writer

Summary

Our specialty is landing drones, but our mission is to keep them flying. We are drone enthusiasts and security experts keeping the skies open to all responsible pilots and advancing the potential for drone technology to benefit society. We are dedicated to the design, development, testing, and validation of our unique engineering solutions to mitigate drone threats in the skies over critical environments and operations. As a member of this team, you will be in the forefront of counter-sUAS (small unmanned aerial systems) technology.

Job Description

As a Technical Writer, you will be responsible for the creation and maintenance of highly technical customer-facing documents by working closely with Engineers, Marketing, and Customer Success teams.  The qualified candidate will have experience translating technical details into commonly understandable language.

Compensation

  • Competitive Salary
  • Company stock options
  • Health, Vision, Dental, Life, and AD&D Insurance
  • Unlimited PTO

Location

San Luis Obispo, CA

Responsibilities

  • 4-year degree in Technical Communications, Journalism, English, or similar major or equivilent experience
  • Understanding of engineering and scientific concepts
  • Possess strong attention to detail with ability to work in a ‘team’ environment
  • Must be able to lift 30+ lbs.

Qualifications

  • Background in the fields of computer science or engineering
  • Familiarity with marketing software
  • Must be eligible to meet International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) access requirements

About WhiteFox

WhiteFox, a drone airspace security company, is pioneering the safe integration of drones into society. WhiteFox develops products that save lives, protect property, and safeguard privacy.

WhiteFox started as a drone manufacturer—we’re enthusiasts who want them to fly safely and legally. When we realized there were no mechanisms of enforcement to protect against their misuse, we set out to develop a solution. WhiteFox’s mission is to keep the sky open for responsible pilots and advancing drone technology for the benefit of society.

In a constantly changing industry, WhiteFox is pushing the boundaries of what it means to be secure.

WhiteFox Defense Technologies is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse team of qualified individuals. We conduct background checks on all final candidates for the safety of our employees and the health of our company.