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Technical Author - 12 Month Fixed Term Contract

  • Location: Remote
  • Sector: Management
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: RMW1014
  • Salary: Competitive Package + Benefits
  • Closing Soon:
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Job description

An amazing opportunity has arisen for a Technical Author - 12 month fixed term contract to join one of Redline's longest-standing clients who specialise in the design and manufacturing of electronics.

The Technical Author - 12 month fixed term contract will create and maintain customer-facing and internal documentation (for example, documents, manuals, help systems and e-learning) to support our innovative range of scientific products. Additionally, they will help drive initiatives that improve our processes and systems. The Technical Author - Electronics is expected to explore new ways to communicate information effectively and to work with a high degree of autonomy in cross-functional teams. A specific focus area of this role is to improve customer-facing documents used to install and verify instruments in the field, which will involve regular interaction with the Customer Service specialists.

Key responsibilities for the Technical Author - 12 month fixed term contract / Home working job include;

- Writing, updating and proof-reading user-facing content within the constraints of defined templates and company writing style
- Coordinating with authors and wider cross-functional team to ensure good information flow
- Generation of video, graphical or photographic material for hardcopy, help and e-learning
- Using translation systems to create and monitor translation jobs
- Supporting the creation of technical content for various internal systems

Key requirements for the Technical Author - 12 month fixed term contract / Home working job include;

- Experience with authoring tools e.G: MadCap Flare (+Git), Author-It, Office, JIRA, Confluence
- Proficiency with graphics and photographic software, such as Adobe CC
- Some experience with low-level coding, such as HTML/CSS/XML
- Proofreading and editing skills

This is a genuinely perfect time to join an ever-growing market leader to enhance your Technical Writing Skillset and positively progress your career. It is also worth noting with this position you can predominantly work from home.

To apply for the Technical Author - 12 month fixed term contract / Homeworking role, please email your CV to rwilcocks@redlinegroup.Com, or for more information call Ricky on 01582 878810

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