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Technical Author / Technical Writer

Job Reference: SL12515
Contract Type: Permanent

Job Description

A worldwide provider of a wide range of unique and highly reliable embedded hardware and software solutions who have seen massive growth over the past 12 months are now looking for an experienced Technical Author to join their UK operation.

Reporting into the Managing Director, the successful individual will be responsible for defining and implementing the documentation process for their range of embedded hardware and software solutions; including generating and maintaining technical user documentation by structuring documentation methodically; accept and process technical input from engineering; re-purpose documentation; generate and maintain a modular documentation library as well as define and maintain corporate styling guides.

This position would suit individuals who can demonstrate at least 2 years commercial experience of working within a Technical Authoring / Technical Writing or equivalent capacity; have experience of generating, updating and maintaining user documentation for technical products, systems or solutions as well as possess strong data collation, organisational and written communication skills.

Individuals must be proficient in working with MS Word and the Adobe Framemaker.

Individuals who have a technical understanding or are familiar with embedded hardware and software systems, firmware, microprocessors, FPGA’s, network protocols or similar embedded modular standards and protocols would be of distinct interest to our client, though not essential.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic, fast paced technology business who are a world leader in their field in pushing technology to its limits. 


Southampton, Hampshire


Our client is offering a salary in the region of £25,000 - £35,000 depending on experience together with associated benefits including matched contribution pension scheme up to 10% of salary and 25 days holiday.

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