Technical Writer - fixed-term contract

Edissero Ltd

Posted on Jan 29, 2024 by Edissero Ltd
Galway, Ireland
IT
Immediate Start
£65k - £65k Annual
Full-Time

Technical Author - Fixed Term Contract

Our award-winning and highly successful global technology client is looking for a technical author to join their technical publications team. You'll have a proactive approach and a real appetite and enthusiasm for learning cutting-edge technology and developing new skills.

Working as part of a coordinated team, you will:

  • Research, plan and write a range of topic-based technical content for customers' developers and engineers.
  • Ensure that technical content complies with corporate and technical communications standards, and departmental processes are followed.

As the successful candidate you will have:

  • Good experience as a technical author in a technology or engineering environment.
    • A technical software and/or hardware background, writing for different, highly technical target audiences.
      • Hardware background: Familiarity with the fundamentals of computer architecture, microprocessors, basic electronics, System-on-Chip (SoC), Embedded electronics.
      • Software background: Experience producing technical software documentation for developers, engineers or architects and/or programming experience. (Familiarity with programming languages/concepts will help to understand incoming/outgoing signals, state diagrams, memory and caching etc.)
    • Good knowledge of industry standard tools, technologies, and content management systems.
    • Experience with Markdown, HTML, XML, Jenkins, Git, JSON, Python or a similar Scripting language; DITA is desirable.
    • A detail-oriented approach.
    • The ability to apply logical thinking and grasp technical concepts.
    • An understanding of the interaction between software and hardware is useful.
    • The ability to write abstract concepts and building technical understanding without the ability to do hands-on' testing.

Any experience of user journeys/personas would be a huge advantage!

A stimulating working environment is on offer, as is a competitive remuneration, bonus and benefits package. This is a hybrid-working role where you will need to be onsite 20% of the month in one of the following office locations: Cambridge, Manchester, Sheffield or Galway.

This is a fixed-term contract for a year, with a view to possibly going permanent after that time.


Reference: 2708325192

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Edissero Ltd

Technical Writer - fixed-term contract

Edissero Ltd

Posted on Jan 29, 2024 by Edissero Ltd

Galway, Ireland
IT
Immediate Start
£65k - £65k Annual
Full-Time

Technical Author - Fixed Term Contract

Our award-winning and highly successful global technology client is looking for a technical author to join their technical publications team. You'll have a proactive approach and a real appetite and enthusiasm for learning cutting-edge technology and developing new skills.

Working as part of a coordinated team, you will:

  • Research, plan and write a range of topic-based technical content for customers' developers and engineers.
  • Ensure that technical content complies with corporate and technical communications standards, and departmental processes are followed.

As the successful candidate you will have:

  • Good experience as a technical author in a technology or engineering environment.
    • A technical software and/or hardware background, writing for different, highly technical target audiences.
      • Hardware background: Familiarity with the fundamentals of computer architecture, microprocessors, basic electronics, System-on-Chip (SoC), Embedded electronics.
      • Software background: Experience producing technical software documentation for developers, engineers or architects and/or programming experience. (Familiarity with programming languages/concepts will help to understand incoming/outgoing signals, state diagrams, memory and caching etc.)
    • Good knowledge of industry standard tools, technologies, and content management systems.
    • Experience with Markdown, HTML, XML, Jenkins, Git, JSON, Python or a similar Scripting language; DITA is desirable.
    • A detail-oriented approach.
    • The ability to apply logical thinking and grasp technical concepts.
    • An understanding of the interaction between software and hardware is useful.
    • The ability to write abstract concepts and building technical understanding without the ability to do hands-on' testing.

Any experience of user journeys/personas would be a huge advantage!

A stimulating working environment is on offer, as is a competitive remuneration, bonus and benefits package. This is a hybrid-working role where you will need to be onsite 20% of the month in one of the following office locations: Cambridge, Manchester, Sheffield or Galway.

This is a fixed-term contract for a year, with a view to possibly going permanent after that time.

Reference: 2708325192

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