Technical Author

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    West Sussex, England

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    £40000 - £45000 per annum

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    Jacob Marshall

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    about 2 months ago

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Technical Author

Based in West Sussex

Permanent £40,000 - £45,000

My client who manufactures and designs high tech protection solutions for the defence sector are looking for a skilled Technical Author that has in depth knowledge of development and using XML-based authoring tools. You need to have experience of writing high - end technical product documentation in an engineering environment.

Responsibilities - Technical Author

  • Be responsible for coordinating and planning documentation activities to meet the needs of customer
  • Create documents in the form of user guides. eg Maintenance manuals, installation/configuration instructions, system operations and part catalogues
  • Assist and lead of create educational/training materials
  • Edit any existing documentation
  • Work to tight deadlines

Experience/Skills - Technical Author

  • At least 5 years experience in technical writing
  • IT literate - used XML based authoring tool and Adobe Framemaker and Bookbuilder
  • Able to communicate with technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Experience with AESP and ASD1000D formats
  • Eligible for UK SC clearance

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