Company: Circle Internet Services Inc.
Posted on: April 11, 2021
As an Information Architect at CircleCI, you will have the
outstanding opportunity to define and build the layout, mapping,
and interfaces for the CircleCI Documentation site
(CircleCI.com/Docs) and CircleCI Academy (CircleCI.com/Academy). By
using analytical thinking and creativity, you will develop,
communicate and implement technology architecture improvements
while also collaborating with internal engineering teams to ensure
alignment with other infrastructure. This work may include working
with a team of designers, researchers, and developers. The
successful candidate for this job will have a strong technical
curiosity along with a strong self-starting, proactive mentality.
You're going to be taking care of very technical users and
sophisticated issues, but you will also be tasked with developing
close relationships with team members in other organizations within
CircleCI. Work remotely with our globally distributed team! We're a
distributed company with teammates across the world. For this role,
we are hiring engineers to work remotely in The United States,
Ireland, Germany, United Kingdom and through our affiliate,
Continuous Labs, in the following Canadian provinces: Alberta,
British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and
Labrador, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island and
Saskatchewan. What you'll do:
- Conduct initial assessment of the docs website to evaluate its
usability, visual design, and content to improve structural
- Develop strategies for site improvement and better user
experience by crafting the information structure, workflow, and
- Prioritize information into site maps to build efficient user
experience for a developer audience.
- Build a documentation platform that supports multiple languages
and the translation management process.
- Propose and recommend software tools and infrastructure to
improve content creation and publication.
- Partner closely with the User Experience team and Brand team to
ensure the documentation site follows brand guidelines and user
experience standard methodologies.
- Design scripts and other tools that help technical writers and
instructional designers author and publish engaging content. What
we're looking for:
- Proven experience in crafting interfaces, large-scale websites,
- Understanding of user experience, web design and development
processes, methods and principles.
- Familiarity with API documentation and automatic generation of
- Solid understanding of web platforms, including static site
tools like Jekyll.
- Familiarity with SEO and how information architecture,
sitemaps, and other aspects of design directly impacts SEO.
- Experience developing or working with architectural concepts,
strategies, roadmaps, reference architectures, architectural
patterns, frameworks and principles.
- Strong visualization skills with the ability to clearly
communicate, in writing and orally.
- Knowledge of the CI/CD space is a huge plus!
- Aware of current trends and new technologies in information
architecture and design.
- Experience working with remote teams.
- Experience in data analytics.
- Prior experience working with documentation teams. We know
there's no such thing as a "perfect" candidate - we're all a work
in progress and are growing new skills and capabilities all the
time. CircleCI welcomes those passionate about learning and
evolving, so however you identify and whatever your background, if
this looks like a role where you could do your best work, we hope
you'll apply. About CircleCI CircleCI is the world's largest shared
continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) platform,
and the central hub where code moves from idea to delivery. As one
of the most-used DevOps tools that processes more than 1 million
builds a day, CircleCI has unique access to data on how engineering
teams work, and how their code runs. Companies like Spotify,
Coinbase, Stitch Fix, and BuzzFeed use us to improve engineering
team productivity, release better products, and get to market
faster. CircleCI is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and
Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon
race, religion, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender,
gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual
stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an
individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected
characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with
criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and
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