Technical Author

Full Time

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Position: Technical Author

Salary: £45,000 – £55,000 + excellent benefits

Location of work: Fully Remote Working

The Role: Our client is now seeking an experienced Technical Author to join their centre of excellence software engineering department as they continue to design a new range of industry leading products. The successful Technical Author will have the chance to work alongside a growing engineering department that includes: embedded systems, model driven development, middleware and industry leading cyber security.

For this role you should be an experienced Technical Author who has previously worked in a software development environment.

In the role you will be required to produce documentation for end user manuals. Aside from having the relevant technical skills, you should be proactive and willing to take full responsibility for your assigned tasks. You will be supported by a team of expert developers, and will be required to integrate fully with the development process and use the tools provided.

You will ideally have experience within a fast-paced software development environment and have experience with most of the below:

Skills and Experience Required:

Proven authoring experience in a software development environment.
Knowledge of text-based markup tools for documentation (e.g. Sphinx/RST, LaTeX).
Basic understanding of ANSI C source code.
Familiarity with MS Office Suite (Outlook, Excel etc.)
Basic understanding of source and version control principles.Desirable Experience:

Familiarity with the principles of Scrum / Agile project management
Knowledge of the AUTOSAR software standards.
Basic knowledge of Python programming language.Package includes: Salary of up to £55,000, 33 days flexi-holiday, flexitime, remote working, Healthcare, excellent pension and 10% bonus scheme

Please contact Laurence Powell or Andrew Knight at KO2 Embedded Recruitment Solutions Ltd to discuss this role in further detail