Manchester, Greater Manchester
£45000 - £50000 per annum
about 1 month ago
Technical Author x 2 - SaaS - £45-50k
Oscar Technology are partnered with a world-leading Software firm that provide several products tor the media & broadcasting industry.
Following a recent acquisition, they are investing massively in their UK teams. As such, they are looking for 2 Technical Authors that can partner with their engineering, marketing and sales teams to provide integration & 'how to' guides.
You will communicate with Software Developers, Quality Analysts, Product Owners and Product Managers to help shape all aspects of the content.
As a Technical Author you will work with relevant methodologies (primarily Agile) as part of a team; analysing, clarifying, understanding and following business requirements, working self-reliantly, independently and productively.
You will present a can-do attitude and promote open and honest communication, asking for and being open to receiving feedback from others and acting on it accordingly, as well as giving well shaped, meaningful feedback to others to help them grow.
Previous experience a Technical Author, Technical Writer or Content Writer with a software development business or function.
Ability to write in a clear, flexible, well-structured and concise manner to create a complete documentation suite for a given product, for instance: End User Guide, Configuration Guide, Installation and Administration Guides, User Help, Release Notes and others.
Proficiently uses Microsoft Word, WordPress, Microsoft SharePoint and Microsoft Visio, and familiar with source saving software, Adobe Acrobat, SQL and JIRA.
Can largely work from home but must be able to go into an office in either Manchester or Warrington 1 day a week
Oscar Technology is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.