Technical Writer

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    Dundee, Scotland

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    Brenda Thomson

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    7 months ago

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Technical Writer

As a Technical Writer do you enjoy working as part of a truly agile multi-disciplined team, working closely with engineers and other stakeholders on projects?

Do you like the documentation you read to be user friendly and conveying the needed information and an informative but concise manor?

What the role offers you:

  • True Agile team where you are working with the full project team, able to benefit in the knowledge of the subject matter experts around you in a supportive environment

  • Career progression route and mentoring to hit your goals

  • Interesting project work on the cusp of go to market with the latest product

More on the role:

  • Typical Tech Writer role where you:

  • Create, update and maintain product documentation, release notes, training material, marketing material with the support of necessary SME's in each discipline ( supportive, collaborative environment )

  • Will have access to all stakeholders you need to better understand what product is used for and how the client use the product, what end goals are, overall strategy is etc.


  • Will be from:

  • A Tech Writer background

  • A technical role ( preferably SWE ) where an element of your role was documentation and you would like to move fully into Technical Authoring

  • Be able to demonstrate your skills with a portfolio of examples of technical writing, if you can share with us at application stage please do

  • Have a technical mind set with the ability to learn new technologies to the level to be able to produce high level documentation

  • Obviously will be a strong communicator in written skills but actually strong verbal comms for working with Stakeholders is also essential

Bonus to have any of the below but not required:

  • HTML5 / CSS

  • Subversion/Git

  • Madcap Flare

  • Confluence & Jira

  • Camstasia (video and image capture)

  • OpenAPI (Swagger) specifications

Please apply in the first instance to hear more.

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