Technical Writer / Technical Author - Software / Hardware

  • Location:

    Sheffield, South Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Software & Web Development

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £35000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Colin Frontczak

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Technical Writer / Technical Author - Software / Hardware

Oscar Technology are partnered with one of our long standing clients, supporting their search for a Technical Writer / Technical Author. The role would be producing technical documentation for developers plus installation, maintenance and user guides for clients.

The company are a major software & hardware company, with this role working as a part of a small co-located team.

The role will produce user friendly technical documentation, in line with marketing & branding guidelines and you'll work closely with cross-functional technical teams plus product managers to ensure documentation is accurate and aligns with how their products function

Previous experience required

  • Previous experience in a Technical Author or Technical Writer position.
  • Experience of producing documentation for software and / or hardware products.
  • Experience of working with technical authoring platforms - they use MadCap Flare but anything similar would work.
  • Excellent copywriting skills, particularly around attention to detail.
  • Bi-lingual skills in German would be a huge advantage but not essential.

The role is able to offer a hybrid working model longer term with regular Work From Home. Ideally, the successful candidate will live close enough to Sheffield to be able to go into the office 1-2 times a week.

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