Current vacancies – Technical Author and Courseware Developer jobs

Title #4148 Technical Author paid intern, Cambridge
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Our client is looking for an undergraduate (or recent graduate) to spend 6 to 8 weeks as a technical writer intern this summer, where you will have a valuable introduction to a career as a technical writer and gain experience on real software projects. This is a paid internship (£380 per week). The internship is for a period between June to August.

To apply, please contact Cherryleaf

Title #4157 Technical Editor, 3 months, Central London, £33/hr
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Our client writes reports and is looking for a technical editor to work on site for a period of 3 months. You will be to work with the report writers to ensure the reports are consistent, compliant with their style guides, using the correct terminology and are using high standards of English. You will also assist them in planning and writing the reports, making recommendations where appropriate.

You must have experience of editing of IT documents, ideally those relating to IT security issues.

To apply, please contact Cherryleaf

Title #4149 Technical Author, Cambridge, £28K-£40K DOE
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One of the most successful software companies in Cambridge is looking to recruit a Technical Author to join its team. The company has grown rapidly over recent years, based on a philosophy of hiring great people, providing an enjoyable working culture and environment, and building great products.

You’ll be working as part of a project team, helping to develop software applications that are simple to use. You’ll be responsible for customer-facing documentation and the quality assurance of the application itself. The Technical Authors are responsible for all of the words – any text in the user interface, the product documentation, Help topics and articles.

You must have excellent writing skills and the ability to understand technical concepts and learn new technologies quickly. You must also have experience of and a genuine interest in a variety of software and Web applications.

Ideally, you will have:

  • Technical authoring experience in an IT environment, including GUI documentation
  • Working knowledge of HTML and CSS
  • Working knowledge of a programming language
  • Knowledge of database and .NET technologies
  • Experience of documenting Cloud or SaaS applications
  • Experience in writing, editing, publishing, teaching or training.
To apply, please contact Cherryleaf