Architectural/Engineering Technical Writer


Are you a writer with a background in construction, specifications writing, engineering mechanics, and/or building codes? Join the DrJ Engineering team as an Architectural/Engineering Technical Writer.

Help our experienced team revolutionize the building industry in an upbeat and fast-paced work environment with generous benefits!

DrJ Engineering is seeking an organized individual with strong technical and written communication skills to join our established team. This is a full-time position focused on product certification of innovative, groundbreaking building products. The position requires an understanding of building codes and standards. Strong analytical problem-solving skills and ingenuity are a must!


  • Research building code requirements for product certification.
  • Draft Technical Evaluation Reports (code compliance evaluation reports).
  • Review and summarize test data for product evaluation.
  • Review quality assurance and quality control documentation for completeness.
  • Collaborate with engineers, product testing staff and operations teammates to serve customer needs most efficiently and effectively.
  • Participate in continuing education regarding building code content, construction methods, industry trends, and customer products.



  • Excellent written communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational abilities.
  • A dedication to effective time management, budget tracking, and prioritization.


  • Familiarity with building codes and standards.
  • Knowledge of general construction practices.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel.
  • A Bachelor’s degree (or several years of field experience) in construction management, technical communication, engineering, architecture, or a technical field that allows for effectively fulfilling the responsibilities of the position.


  • Hybrid remote work environment 
  • Generous health/dental/vision insurance and Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • 26 days of PTO, including two weeks of paid vacation PLUS six personal/sick days and 10 paid holidays. In year four, paid vacation time goes up to three weeks.
  • SIMPLE IRA retirement plan
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Long-Term disability, Life, AD&D insurance
  • Discounted tuition for onsite childcare
  • Relaxed dress code
  • Flexible schedule
  • Bonus pay based on individual and company performance
  • Continuing education reimbursement
  • Company events for team members to connect with each other outside of work
  • Individual office space

About DrJ

Founded in 2011, one of DrJ Engineering LLC’s primary objectives is to support the construction industry by evaluating new and innovative building materials, products, services, designs, and/or methods of construction for use in the structural and building envelope sector. In 2015, DrJ received its ANSI accreditation as a product certification body under ISO/IEC 17065 to provide certification within our area of expertise.

The team at DrJ works alongside creative companies to bring new and existing products, processes, and services to the market professionally, reliably, and cost-effectively through generally accepted engineering practice and our unique approach to ANAB ISO/IEC 17065 accredited certification services. We excel at providing code compliance for alternative materials through research reports called Technical Evaluation Reports (TER), which include the option for signed and sealed TERs, giving clients, design professionals, and building officials a higher level of confidence in the certified product.

As the engineering branch of the Qualtim family of brands, DrJ is part of an exceptional team focused on providing innovative solutions and support in a variety of areas that can make all the difference for the future success of our clients. Learn more about how we help building innovation thrive.