Senior Technical Writer

| Folsom, CA, USA
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The Opportunity

Join our Technology team as a Technical Writer. Working under the direction of the Vice President of Software Engineering, the Technical Writer is responsible for creating clear and comprehensive technical documentation for our diverse range of energy solutions. They collaborate closely with developers, engineers, and subject matter experts to produce high-quality documentation that facilitates a seamless understanding of our products and technologies. 

The Team

You will report to our VP of Software Engineering and work with our engineering and technology teams, as well as collaborate across the organization.

The Environment

This role can be successfully performed in Office-Based, Home-Based (US only), or Flex-Based work locations.  You will work in a controlled office environment or from your Home-Based worksite, as well as virtually with your team members.  Occasional travel to our corporate headquarters in Folsom, CA may be required for collaboration, training, and team building.

Growth & Development

You will have the opportunity to work alongside our subject matter experts to further develop your knowledge of software development and energy resource management.

Your Key Contributions

  • Collaborate with developers, engineers, and product managers to understand technical concepts and translate them into user-friendly documentation.
  • Produce clear and concise technical documentation, including user manuals, API documentation, and system architecture guides based on engineering drawing, technical information from engineering documentation, consultations with developers, project managers and other available sources.
  • Experienced in creating materials for training and education.  This includes but not limited to video(s), instructor lead examples, tips/tricks quick sheet and testing material.   
  • Maintain and update existing documentation to reflect changes in technology, product features, and industry standards.
  • Collaborate closely with development teams to stay informed about product updates and enhancements.
  • Assist end-users by providing documentation that aids in the effective implementation and utilization of our energy solutions.
  • Address user inquiries and feedback to continually improve the quality and usability of documentation.

Traits for Success

  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, Computer Science, or related field
  • 1-3 years professional experience as a technical writer in a technology focused environment
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Advanced comprehension of complex technical concepts
  • Strong aptitude for managing multiple projects simultaneously
  • Knowledge of agile methodologies
  • Knowledge of version control systems
  • Knowledge of energy industry standards and regulations

We’re not perfect (no one is!)  If your skillset is a bit different than what we’ve identified but you share our passion for renewable energy and believe you can make a valuable contribution to the role we’d love to learn more about you!

Getting to Know Us

Trimark understands that career transitions can be both exciting and overwhelming.  We practice a comprehensive approach to introducing candidates to our Trimark team to ensure that you can be confident in your decision to join us in our mission to green the grid.  Here's what you can expect during our introductory process:

  1. Email notification whether or not you are selected to join our talent pool for the role.
  2. Introductory phone call with one of our people professionals to discuss your career goals and the opportunity.
  3. Virtual meeting with our leadership team for you to share your background and unique qualifications.
  4. Onsite meeting with the workgroup to get a feel for how the team collaborates and participate in an applied skill assessment.
  5. Virtual chat with our executive leadership to learn more about Trimark and how this role supports our success.
  6. Showcase your professional achievements through the lens of your former leaders and peers. 


Trimark is an industry leader in the movement towards a greener grid and a cleaner future.  We enable a carbon-free electric power system by securely delivering control, metering, communication and revenue/performance optimization solutions for independent power producers and utilities.

Our products and services are at the forefront of generating dispatchable power from renewable plants by combining the intermittent renewable resource with energy storage. Our team designs systems from concept to commissioning, including system and network architecture, software development, component assembly, technology configuration, installation, testing, certification, ongoing support, and maintenance.

Our Community

We are passionate about creating a sustainable future through advanced technology and innovative ideas.  Our teams are collaborative, dedicated, and approach each challenge with curiosity and a sense of humor.




Employee Support & Benefits

  • Work-Life Synergy
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Long Term Disability
  • Short Term Disability
  • Life/AD&D Insurance
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Critical Illness Insurance
  • Accident Insurance
  • Hospital Indemnity Insurance
  • Pet Insurance
  • 401K with employer match
  • Student Loan Assistance
  • 529 Saving Plan
  • Paid Holidays
  • Open Paid Time Off
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Referral Program
  • Lunch & Learn Sessions
  • Onsite Gym & Snacks
  • Employee Events

Legal Notes

Equal Opportunity Statement

Trimark is committed to compliance with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in Company operations and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company, including supervisors and coworkers.

E-Verify Statement

Trimark will provide the Social Security Administration, and if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security, with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. Please note that we do not use this information to pre-screen job applicants.

Work Authorization

This role is Not Eligible for sponsorship by Trimark, including future sponsorship.  Candidates must reside in the United States.

Pay Transparency

This announcement is open to Senior job levels.  The base pay range for this position is $93,600-$113,800/year, with starting salary typically in the low to mid-range for the job level.  This is an overtime Exempt position.  Compensation is based on market rate, job level, job related knowledge, skills, experience, education, and certifications.  This is a Full Time opportunity.

Candidate Safety

Trimark engages in structured hiring process during which you will meet with multiple team members.  We do not issue offers based on email contact and will not ask for your personal or sensitive information prior to an accepted offer.  Communications from our talent team will come from the or domains. 

Unsolicited Candidate Referrals

Trimark values our strategic partnerships with our agency partners who may supplement our internal recruitment team’s efforts from time to time.  To submit candidates for consideration, agency partners must have an executed agreement signed by Trimark’s president and a job specific requisition.  Without such agreements in place, Trimark will not pay a fee to any agency.  Unsolicited referrals from any source other than directly from a candidate will be considered Trimark property and will be considered to have been referred by the agency free of any charge or fee.  This includes resumes, partial resumes, candidate profiles, and candidate details or information.

More Information on Trimark Associates, Inc.
Trimark Associates, Inc. operates in the Energy industry. The company is located in Folsom, CA. Trimark Associates, Inc. was founded in 2000. It has 112 total employees. To see all 9 open jobs at Trimark Associates, Inc., click here.
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