Principal Technical Author

Principal Technical Author

Job Title: Principal Technical Author
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 17066_1621876729
Contact Name: James Beswarick
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 24, 2021 18:18

Job Description

Your experience working as a Technical Author can prove a vital asset to my client. Moving into a new phase of projects, they can offer you work variety and the opportunity to work on interesting and dynamic projects. You will have the opportunity to help create and lead their project vision to make a mark on how documentation is planned, developed and delivered.

You will have the opportunity to join a world-leading, multi-national organisation that will challenge and develop your technical capabilities, and offer you the chance to work in a developing, cutting-edge environment in some of most advanced facilities in their areas of expertise.

Employee experience is a key factor in management decisions and your career development is seen as an important part of company strategy. In addition to salary, there is an attractive corporate benefits package and interviews are only 1 stage.

Below are some further details on the role. At the bottom of the page is where you can apply.

About the job:

My Client currently require the services of a Principal Technical Author on a Permanent basis. This role include:

*You will be embedded within a challenging programme and required to provide Technical Publication authoring assistance across the whole product lifecycle including active support where required on the cost and scope estimates for future work.
*Carry out initial technical publication studies, project plan set up and produce publication reports for the UK and overseas customers on status and progress when tasked in accordance with contractual and customer requirements and MBDA processes. Coordinate with Design Authority teams as required to signoff and deliver the publications.
*Liaise with Operator and Maintainer Instructors, Field Support Engineers and Integrated Logistic Support teams in Maintenance Task Analysis, Fault Diagnosis and System Descriptive tasks.
*Participate in developing, maintaining and modifying technical publication processes and procedures.
*Lead Technical Publication activities

To be suitable for this role:

*You will need to be an experienced Technical Author.
*You will need to be experienced within S1000D
*You will also need to have experience using authoring software like Abortext Editor.
*You will need to have experience within Team Leadership/Project Management

Apply through the link ASAP! This role will not be available long.

Role: Principal Technical Author
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: £40-£45K including overtime and Exceptional benefits
Flexible working will be an option for this role

Keywords: Technical Author, Technical Illustrator, S1000D, Defence, Aerospace, Engineering,

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

This is a Permanent position

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.