Principal Technical Author - Edinburgh

MBN Recruitment Solutions Ltd
DOE up to £55,000
19 Oct 2016
18 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Principal Technical Author

MBN Solutions are currently recruiting an experienced Technical Writer for a key client in the Cyber Security sector. Due to ongoing success and continuous growth our client are looking to expand their team with a Technical Writer to join the R&D team in Central Edinburgh.

As a Principal Technical Author, you will be working closely with the Engineering and Product Management team to gain a comprehensive understanding of the product and documentation, and will be creating technical documentation for productions in the early stages of the development lifecycle.


- Produce high quality documentation and content
- Analyse existing content with a focus on reuse and single-sourcing
- Create and maintain the information architecture
- Write clear and fool proof user interface text, online help and developer guides.
- Create tutorials for assisting end users


- Strong background in writing documentation for networking or cyber security technology.
- You have mastered single source authoring and content re-use
- Experience with documenting early stage products and growing them to fully fledged documents
- Experience in defining, prompting, and implementing tech pubs process and policies
- Comfortable working as a the sole technical writer
- Experience working with XML (Madcap, Flare, RoboHelp)

Apply now or contact Daniel Childs for more information

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