Technical Author

Technical Author

Would you like to work for a company that consists of passionate, dynamic and quality driven people who come from a wide range of backgrounds including the Aviation, Rail, IT, Financial and Defence industries? Your role will focus on the creation of documentation in line with the business needs alongside other talented professionals.

Job Description

Technical Author
Letchworth, Hertfordshire
Contract, 6 months

Would you like to work for a company that consists of passionate, dynamic and quality driven people who come from a wide range of backgrounds including the Aviation, Rail, IT, Financial and Defence industries?

Your role will focus on the creation of documentation in line with the business needs alongside other talented professionals.

Your position will involve:

" Compiling source data from the Customer Engineering Database to create Data Modules
" Controlling and maintaining sections of the CSDB
" Working closely with the Technical Illustrators
" Liaising with the customer engineering teams based in Switzerland
" Liaising with the on-site support team to resolve technical queries

The right candidate will have the following experience:

" Strong understanding of S1000D principles and the S1000D philosophy (Ideally v4.1)
" Strong understanding of Simplified Technical English (STE) rules
" Good understanding of Data Module Code structure and Illustration Control Numbering (ICN) structure
" Good understanding of Quality Control processes and CSDB structures
" Good working knowledge of Arbortext Editor
" Basic working knowledge of Teamcenter 10 and HiCo ILS Suite
" Working with dedicated authoring and illustrating guides o Working with Engineering Drawings, Manufacturer Production Processes and 3D Models


The right candidate will have the following skills and background:

" A pro-active approach to problem solving and investigation
" Strong communications skills and be able to work as part of an international team
" The capability to manage multiple tasks at once and providing reports to the Project Coordinator
" The ability to remain flexible and adapt to changing customer requirements
" The capability to work to tight deadlines with minimal supervision

Should you be interested in applying or hearing more about this position please submit your application to Ryan Shipston on 02392 228 279 or email your latest CV

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Ryan Shipston

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I cover CEMs, electronics, automotive, aerospace, rail, avionics, defence, machinery, medical, semiconductor and automation. Within these industries I recruit a broad range of expertise including design, mechanical and electronics engineering, project management, technical publications, maintenance and testing.

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