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Documentation Manager and Technical Writer

Xcimer Energy

Xcimer Energy

Marketing & Communications, IT
Denver, CO, USA
Posted on Friday, March 8, 2024
Xcimer Energy leverages decades of research on Inertial Fusion Energy (IFE) combined with groundbreaking new laser architecture. Our mission is to deploy fusion power plants to meet global decarbonization goals as fast as possible. Xcimer has assembled a team of leaders in tough tech, fusion science, and manufacturing with a track record of rapid execution. Supported by leading investors, Xcimer is uniquely positioned to deliver limitless, clean, fusion power to combat climate change. Join us in powering a better world with inertial fusion!
As a Technical Writer and Document Librarian you will apply your skills to consolidate technical input into coherent single voice proposals and develop the authoring and configuration management standards within our Confluence environment. We are looking for our Information Synthesis Specialist to apply their technical expertise, problem solving skills, and dedication to quality to positively impact the future of energy!

Content Management and Organization

  • Organize and categorize content within Confluence to optimize searchability and accessibility for users.
  • Implement metadata tagging and taxonomy structures to enhance content discoverability and navigation.
  • Collaborate with IT and knowledge management teams to integrate Confluence with other enterprise systems and tools.

Confluence Authoring and Standards Management

  • Establish and maintain authoring standards and guidelines for Confluence, our enterprise wiki platform, to ensure consistency, quality, and usability of content.
  • Train and support Confluence users on best practices for content creation, organization, and navigation.
  • Develop templates, macros, and other tools to facilitate efficient authoring and formatting of Confluence pages.
  • Monitor and enforce compliance with authoring standards, conducting periodic audits and providing feedback to content creators.

Technical Writing

  • Create and maintain technical documentation, including reports, specifications, and procedures, in accordance with internal and industry standards and regulatory requirements.
  • Work closely with subject matter experts to gather information and ensure accuracy and completeness of technical content.
  • Revise and update existing documentation as needed to reflect changes in project requirements, standards, or best practices.


  • Minimum of BS in Communication or Information Systems or equivalent on the job experience.
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in documentation management and/or technical writing in a technical setting.
  • Proficiency with documentation platforms including Confluence, MS Word, MS Sharepoint, etc.
  • Strong analytical and organizational abilities.
  • Superior written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated abilities to leverage the latest communication tools effectively both internally and externally.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or national, U.S. permanent resident (current Green Card holder), or lawfully admitted into the U.S. as a refugee of granted asylum
Xcimer Energy is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to attracting, retaining, and developing a highly qualified, diverse, and dedicated work force. Xcimer Energy hires and promotes people on the basis of their qualifications, performance, and abilities. We support the establishment and maintenance of a workplace that fosters trust, equality, and teamwork, in which all employees recognize and appreciate the diversity of individual team members. We provide all qualified applicants for employment and employees with equal opportunities for hire, promotion, and other terms and conditions of employment, regardless of their race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin/ethnicity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status, or any other status or characteristic protected by federal, state, and/or local law. Xcimer Energy will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable federal, state, and local laws. For more information on “EEO Is the Law,” please see here and here.
Benefits Employee Benefits include: Medical, dental, vision, basic and supplemental life insurance, paid parental leave (must be employed at time of birth or adoption), short and long-term disability, 401(k) with a company match of up to 6%. Paid Time Off: 15 days per year based on weekly scheduled hours, 10 paid sick leave, and up to 13 company-paid holidays for all regular employees (including part-time), fixed-term, and interns. Equity will be granted to eligible employees. Equity is designed to allow employees to share in company results and success.