Technical Author - Senior

£Highly competitive + excellent bonus + benefits package
08 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Technical Author – Senior Our award-winning, global technology client is looking for a technical author to join its technical publications team. Working as part of a coordinated team, you will: Direct the work of a small team of two or three technical authors. Research, plan and write a range of topic-based technical content for customers' developers and engineers. Contribute to the teams and process improvements in technical communications Ensure that technical content complies with corporate and technical communications standards. Coach and mentor junior technical writers. Carrying out peer reviews. As the successful candidate you will have: A proven track record as a technical author writing for global audiences. Experience directing the work of, coaching or mentoring small teams of technical authors. Knowledge of one or more of the following: Embedded electronics; microprocessors; System on Chip (SoC) design; software engineering; programming/scripting languages such as C, C++, Python. A real appetite and enthusiasm for new technology and developing new skills. An understanding of the interaction between software and hardware. A demonstrable interest in maintaining rigour and precision while producing and editing highly-specialised technical material. A good understanding of the documentation life cycle. Good organisational and interpersonal skills to manage the flow of information from contributors and reviewers. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. There is lots of scope for future career progression and opportunities to learn new skills and technologies. This role offers an extremely attractive salary, bonus and benefits package. This job was originally posted as

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