|Job Ref:||204765152||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Worcestershire||City:||Worcestershire||Address:||Post Code:||DY12||Post Date:||11/10/2016 03:46|
Technical Author |
Based - Worcester UK
Progressive Recruitment are working with our UK based key account who have a brand new vacancy for a Technical Author based from their Worcester office on a Full Time, Permanent basis.
Our client is the world's leading supplier of test systems for the automotive industry.
If you are looking for a new challenge, a chance to expand your horizons and use your skills and experience to help others, then this is the job for you!
About the job
Responsible for providing customer-facing documentation in the form of user manuals, help files, installation guides, service information and training information for the STARS product range.
Working within a global distributed development team, you will participate in the development of class leading data acquisition, automation and data management software platforms and applications.
Our solutions incorporate a diverse and stimulating range of software technologies mainly based on the Microsoft Windows platform.
The role will involve working with other technical authors, in a small, geographically-distributed, development team to produce English language documentation and organise the delivery of documents in German, Japanese, French and other languages.
Who would be the ideal candidate?
Must have experience with Adobe RoboHelp, Adobe Acrobat and Microsoft Word and Excel.
Madcap Flare would be highly beneficial.
XML and or HTML awareness
Experience of producing technical user manuals, online help and tutorials in a software environment.
Some knowledge of automotive engineering, or a degree or equivalent qualification in a related subject, such as engineering or technical communications would be an advantage (but not essential).
To summarise my client need an experienced Technical Author/Writer with good online experience working with Madcap Flare and/or Robohelp.
Working within a technical or related industry would be an advantage
What's the application process?
Are you the candidate we have been looking for? If so, please click on the link to apply with your updated CV.
Not ready to apply, or have some questions? Please call me on (Apply online only) during business hours to obtain more information