Current vacancies – Technical Author and similar jobs

Title #4186 Contract Technical Author, Cannes, France
Job Information

Our French partner is currently seeking an experienced contract Technical Author for a position in Cannes, France. This requires someone with a proven track record of documenting technical documentation in English.

These include user guides, technical instructions, and online Help, which will be used by engineers. This role will be within the client’s Technical Documentation team.

You must be an EU citizen or hold a regular work permit for France.

In addition, you must also have:

  • A strong background in technical documentation
  • Knowledge of structured XML (such as FrameMaker or Epic)
  • Excellent English language writing skills.

This vacancy is via our recruitment partner in France.

To apply, please contact Cherryleaf


Title #4185 Contract Technical Author, Grenoble, France
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Our client is looking to recruit a Technical Author to document electrical distribution products, in English. These include user guides, technical instructions, and online Help, which will be used by engineers.

You must be an EU citizen or hold a regular work permit for France.

In addition, you must also have:

  • A strong background in technical documentation
  • An understanding of electromechanical engineering
  • Knowledge of structured XML (such as FrameMaker or Epic)
  • Excellent English language writing skills

This vacancy is via our recruitment partner in France.

To apply, please contact Cherryleaf


Title #4184 Technical Author, southern suburbs of Paris, €32-35K
Job Information

Our client, an international leader in the acoustics market, is looking to recruit an English-speaking Technical Author to work at their headquarters 25 km from the centre of Paris.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Writing technical content for their acoustics products.
  • Proofreading and structuring content written in English
    • Developing and implementing a style guide
  • Structuring and indexing a document base
    • Participating in the creation of a company taxonomy
    • Maintaining the taxonomy
  • Developing and publishing output templates

The company uses oXygen XML, Inkscape, Solidworks Composer, Camtasia, and image editing software.

Your experience and skills:

  • You must be an EU citizen or hold a regular work permit for France
  • At least three years experience as a Technical Author
  • Proficient in DITA
  • Excellent written English skills
  • Excellent project management and organisational skills
  • The ability to manage multiple online projects

Ideally, you will have:

  • French language skills, in order to converse with your colleagues
  • Knowledge of acoustics

They offer:

  • A competitive salary
  • A dynamic, fast-growing company
  • Career opportunities
  • The opportunity to work near Paris
  • Yearly performance bonus
  • An international work environment

This vacancy is via our recruitment partner in France.

To apply, please contact Cherryleaf