Technical Author / Technical Consultant / Developer Advocate

People Source Consulting
London (Central)
£40000 - £45000 per annum
14 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Developer Advocate / Technical Author / Technical Consultant Permanent position, £40,000 - £45,000 A digital agency that enhances the costumer journey on behalf of online retailers and brands requires a Technical Author to build and create user documentation on behalf of a broad product base. The suitable Technical Author will have a broad technical background, which mainly spans development and working closely with developers. The solution provided by the business is Cloud based via a state of the art platform, which has been built by very talented and technically savvy developers. The Technical Author will work alongside these developers so it's really important that the successful candidate holds a decent level of development/technical knowledge. The core responsibilities are: Build technical stories and grow a document base of information to support a large portfolio of products Review technical solutions proposed by the business and draft technical specification Ensure that technology standards are best practice and keep maintained for key product areas Technical requirements: Ability to demonstrate technical knowledge of design, development, and deployment of highly scalable web based / cloud based / SaaS systems and solutions. Experience building on Cloud (SaaS/PaaS/IaaS) technologies Knowledge of JavaScript, HTML5, CSS, Java and PHP. Working within agile/scrum teams It's imperative that the Technical Author has a high energy positive outlook to business, which is reflected in their writing style. It is essential that the Technical Author is a confident, bright and articulate communicator. If you are a Technical Author then please send me your CV for immediate consideration. People Source Consulting Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. People Source specialise in technology recruitment across niche markets including Information Technology, Digital TV, Digital Marketing, Project and Programme Management, SAP, Digital and Consumer Electronics, Air Traffic Management, Management Consultancy, Business Intelligence, Manufacturing, Telecoms, Public Sector, Healthcare, Finance and Oil & Gas. This job was originally posted as