We are looking for technical writers with an ability to write complex technical information clearly, concisely, accurately and idiomatically. Write developer guides, code samples, API references on open source projects: Envoy, Istio, OpenTracing, OpenCensus, SkyWalking. Technically versed on complex distributed system platforms/cloud technologies would be a big plus or you might have a background as a developer, and write as a hobby; or perhaps you’re an experienced communicator who enjoys digging deep into code.


  • Four years of relevant experience in technical writing, product documentation, or online publishing including experience with writing technical customer-facing materials.
  • Experience with source code written in Java, C++, Golang, Python and/or JavaScript.
  • Four years of relevant work experience, including experience researching and writing excellent documentation for developers (APIs, SDKs, web technologies).Proficiency working with HTML, CSS & UNIX.
  • Familiarity with Kubernetes, service mesh technologies such as Istio and Envoy.
  • Experience contributing to open source projects and distributed work environment are a plus.

Founded by the pioneers of gRPC and Istio, Tetrate’s team is composed of core maintainers and contributors of leading open source projects: Envoy, Istio and SkyWalking. Tetrate is funded by Tier one investors and accomplished angels. We started our journey in Silicon Valley in 2018 with now, more than half of our team fully distributed across the globe. You choose where you want to work and time away when you need it.

We are worldwide and fully remote with access to offices in SF, Boston, Barcelona and Bandung/Tangerang.