E-Learning Technical Writer (Hybrid)

Portland, OR

52 Limited is a digital staffing agency with an industry-leading focus on the creative + technology space. We exclusively place tech and creative talent in direct-hire, contract-to-hire, and contract roles with our clients in Portland, Seattle, Austin and San Francisco.

We are looking for a contract-to-hire E-Learning Technical Writer who is familiar with online learning for our LMS software client in Portland, Oregon. Successful applicants need strong writing and research skills and the ability to break down complex topics into engaging content. A portfolio of writing samples that represent the ability to distill content into clear and concise messaging is required for consideration. This is a hybrid role, requiring a mix of in-office and remote work. Candidates must reside in or be willing to relocate to the Portland, Oregon area to be considered.


  • Write content for eLearning training materials for our diverse customer mix
  • Consult with customer Subject Matter Experts in different industries to establish clear objectives and clearly understand audience needs
  • Collaborate as part of an eLearning design team to meet project deadlines
  • Collaborate with Graphic Designers on content structure, functionality, and progression
  • Manage work across multiple projects with competing deadlines
  • Organize and manage assets from a variety of sources
  • Participate in reviews of all work for quality assurance, with close attention to detail


•3-5 years of experience writing for online consumption or in a marketing role

•Strong written and verbal skills; the ability to communicate clearly and succinctly

•Ability to organize and prioritize tasks while working on multiple projects simultaneously

•Excellent project management and organizational skills

•An understanding of digital marketing, online training, and/or adult learning methodologies a plus

•Working knowledge of online course authoring tools a plus

•Basic understanding of Learning Management Systems and Instructional Design a plus

The client offers Generous PTO and Holidays, Medical/Dental/Vis plan, continuing development, Simple IRA, and EAP along with other perks.