Shavindri Dissanayake

  • VMware
  • San Jose
  •  Shavindri Dissanayake


Shavindri Dissanayake (Shavi) has been a technical writer for over 9 years. She started her career as a Marketing and Project Coordinator while studying for her Bachelor's in Information Technology. It led her to a career in Technical Writing. She enjoys working on developer documentation and creating user documentation that helps developers and users onboard faster. Her interests include learning new technologies, developing tutorials and videos, and using her knowledge of Python, Java, or JavaScript to manage scripts for documentation. She’s given presentations at the STC Summit, Write the Docs Portland, Write the Docs Cincinnati, and Technical Writers - Sri Lanka meetup.