Technical Documentation Writer: SF

Careers at Bloomberg

San Francisco

Posted May 4, 2017 - Requisition No. 58361

Bloomberg is the world's premier financial data and analytics provider. For over 30 years, we have provided timely and accurate data to the world's financial institutions, including the largest banks and most elite hedge funds.

Here in our San Francisco office we’ve identified an opportunity to reach a new client base by building a brand new product that opens our data, core products and visualizations to data scientists, machine learning researchers, and quantitative modelers.

We are looking for an experienced Technical Writer for a 4-month contract (possibility of an extension) to write API documentation for a few Bloomberg (finance) specific Python libraries.

You'll need to have:

  • 2+ years of writing documentation (ideally in Python)
  • 2+ years of computer science experience
  • Experience with Git or Github
  • Experience with Sphinx
  • Experience with Python

We'd love to see:

  • An appreciation for the financial markets
  • Experience contributing to open-source projects

Feel free to take a tour of our office (, and meet a few of our first engineers (

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