Take complex, technically described functionalities, and translate this to a format that’s easy to use, read and understand
Welcome to NEW BLACK; a company like no other, that is a promise! We are looking for a Documentalist
What we offer
An amazing team with talented people, who really love what they do and how they do it.
A company like no other; New Black really takes care of you. We hire with the intention to keep you!
Being your own boss, for we don’t have a hierarchy but a holacratic way of working. Everyone is equal. Should I say it again? No bosses or managers!
A Tesla, state of the art equipment for your home office (Earpod Max, Macbook etc.), a monthly wine arrangement, a Jura coffee machine for your home and you can use our company boat during the summer.
Determining your own working hours and days. You decide your own off-time and working location.
Amazing lunches at the office, prepared by our very own chef.
Being part of something great; not just a job, but a movement in Retail IT. This is a company where everyone works with passion, for their effort and time is rewarded with many perks, extra’s and where the profit is distributed and shared with everyone.
And most importantly, a good salary.
About New Black We are just a bunch of NERDS, transforming the world of (e)commerce with our truly unique Unified Commerce Platform, called 'EVA'. Our purpose is to help Global operation brands and retailers to become adaptive to change. The platform we build, EVA, is the engine that powers digital retail solutions, a secured cloud-based platform that is set up to improve the consumer experience. We facilitate flexible infrastructure, enable digital transformation, and help our customers deliver true unified experience and functionality to their customers faster and smarter. We work for leading brands and retailers such as Rituals, G-Star, Intersport, AFC Ajax, Fjallraven, GrandVision, and Scotch & Soda.
NEW BLACK is very ambitious; we are profitable and fully bootstrapped (no investors, no debts). This is incredibly important in providing us the freedom to shape our company the way we together see fit. NEW BLACK wholly owns its intellectual property. This allows us to make our own decisions about our products, provides us with the freedom to create the best product with the latest technologies. NEW BLACK has selective strategic partnerships with best-in-class global brands like Apple, Microsoft, Adyen, Deloitte to create an ecosystem for global expansion and sustainable success.
About your role As a Documentalist, you take complex, technically described functionalities, and translate this to a format that’s easy to use, read and understand. For every ticket, you start out as the person that does not understand one bit of the new functionality of the product. You read up on the functionality, process it, and rewrite it into a format of which you think it would help people understand the functionality faster and more extensively.
As a Documentalist, you:
Dive into the matter, figure it out, and produce manuals helping people understand what it is about.
Have a foot in both camps; you can place yourself in the shoes of someone who does not know anything about a subject yet, and you can take them by the hand from your position of knowledge.
Take a ticket and translate this to a format where the reader understands its content.
We are specifically looking for a Nerd that already has the following skills:
You are an auto-didact.
You are technical and know how to transfer your knowledge to the reader of your documents.
You have a passion for retail and tech stuff, and everything that comes along with that.
Excel in multitasking and have no difficulty setting your priorities.
Have a proactive work ethic whether you are working from home or working from the office.
Driven to accomplish, get things done and take obstacles as exciting challenges.
Most importantly, you are fluent in speaking and writing English.
We are changing the future of retail worldwide, and we invite you to be part of it. We hire for attitude, so don't judge you on diplomas or shiny names on your resume. If you have any questions, feel free to send us an email.
How to apply Send your motivation and resume to our Talent Success Master!