Technical Writer

Job Locations US-MD-Rockville | US-TX-Dallas | US-TX-Austin
Job ID
Regular Full-Time


Join Constellation!


Come join Bethesda Game Studios, the award-winning development team behind StarfieldThe Elder Scrolls and Fallout. Bethesda Game Studios strives to offer its employees a well-balanced home and work life by providing competitive salaries, a generous benefits program, and offices located in some of North America’s best cities.

With a goal of creating a culture as fun and diverse as our games and our players, we welcome applicants with unique skillsets, experience levels and backgrounds. If you are passionate about making a meaningful contribution to some of the most significant games in the industry we’d love to hear from you!


Your Daily Life at Bethesda Game Studios


As Technical Writer, you will...

  • Interview and work with developers across multiple disciplines to create consistently clear and digestible documentation for technically complex processes
  • Create tutorials and walkthroughs related to using our engine, tools, and development processes
  • Identify customer needs for technical documentation, best practices, and other instructional content
  • Gather customer feedback on documentation to improve usability


What Makes You S.P.E.C.I.A.L.

  • You have clear and concise writing skills, with the ability to tailor style and vocabulary to the audience
  • You have at least 2 years of professional experience as a technical writer or in related job role
  • You are experienced in using knowledge sharing tools and wikis (Confluence preferred)
  • You possess a keen technical curiosity, with outstanding research and problem-solving skills

Preferred Skills

Bonus Skills

  • You have web, video game development, or technology industry experience
  • You have experience with other methods of presenting learning content, such as recorded video tutorials, live video streams, or instructor-led training

Salary Range

Technical Writer - The typical base pay range for this position at the start of employment is expected to be between $60,000 - $140,000 per year.


ZeniMax has different base pay ranges for different work locations within the United States, which allows us to pay employees competitively and consistently in different geographic markets. The range above reflects the potential base pay across the U.S. for this role; the applicable base pay range will depend on what ultimately is determined to be the candidate’s primary work location. Individual base pay depends on various factors, in addition to primary work location, such as complexity and responsibility of role, job duties/requirements, and relevant experience and skills. Base pay ranges are reviewed and typically updated each year. Offers are made within the base pay range applicable at the time.


At ZeniMax certain roles are eligible for additional rewards, such as merit increases and discretionary bonuses. These awards are allocated based on individual performance and are not guaranteed. Benefits/perks listed here may vary depending on the nature of employment with ZeniMax and the country work location. U.S.-based employees have access to healthcare benefits, a 401(k) plan and company match, short-term and long-term disability coverage, basic life insurance, wellbeing benefits, paid vacation time, paid sick and mental health time, and several paid holidays, among others.

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