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Business:  Navis
Job Function:  General management, Admin & Faci

Chennai, IN

Technical Writer

Purpose of the position

Making Your Next Move Count

At Navis you will find a rewarding career where you can thrive at every level. We invest in our teammates through offering competitive compensation and benefits, progressive training opportunities that empower employees to achieve total (physical, financial, social & community) wellbeing. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you will find a strong work-life balance and a deep commitment to developing you. Navis’ culture thrives on teamwork and diversity. So, bring your unique perspective and talent to Navis and thrive in your every work day!

Navis LLC is an equal opportunity employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants shall receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, or sexual orientation.


Work with a team of technical writers to design and maintain documentation for mission critical software solutions and services for terminals, vessel and carrier, and inland freight operators. This is a full-time position in Chennai, India. 

What you’ll bring:

  • 5 - 6 years experience in writing technical documentation for popular software
  • Experience in working with SME's / software developers to create and validate content
  • Experience in writing release notes, creating and updating user guides and technical documentation
  • Ability to learn multiple new technologies and software solutions and services
  • Excellent written and oral communication with impeccable written English

A plus:

  • Experience with a help-authoring tool, particularly AuthorIt and/or Madcap Flare
  • Experience with either supply chain management or marine terminal operations 
  • Exposure to API documentation processes
  • Knowledge in working with internal sources, such as FSDs, Salesforce, JIRA, and Confluence
  • Working knowledge of content-development life cycle and AGILE processes

Interested to join?

About Navis 


Navis is the global market leader in a multi-billion dollar industry building and implementing maritime terminal operating systems, optimization and automation solutions at ports around the world. From Long Beach to Hong Kong, Dubai to Brazil, and Rotterdam to Busan, Navis delivers mission critical enterprise software that is at the heart of running a terminal and services to optimize operations. We are an innovative and profitable maritime platform striving to make global trade smarter, safer, and more sustainable for everyone by connecting multiple systems to support a more efficient global container flow. Most of the material goods in the world are transported in containers using our software.

Culturally, Navis is organized around our Guiding Principles for Success (GPS). Commitment to our core principles is an essential ingredient for success for our team members. Our GPS are Smart Operators, Customer Obsessed, Forging the Future and Better Together.