Technical Author (with a software/tech company) Part time, 2-4 days per week

Oxford, Oxfordshire
Salary of around £40k (pro rata) plus bonus
04 Aug 2017
04 Sep 2017
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Technical Author (with a software/tech company) Part time, 2-4 days per week

9-2-3 is working with a dynamic software technology company in Oxford who are looking for a Technical Author to join their team.

As a well-funded start-up that's growing fast, they need someone with the ability to have a technical conversation with an engineer, get the relevant information and then write up documentation that enables new members of staff to understand the various components of the business and product.

This is a great role for a team player, with excellent copy-writing skills, an inquisitive nature and technical competence!

2-4 flexible days, salary £40k+ (pro rata) plus bonus.

Responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for the delivery and ongoing maintenance of the product / user assistance documentation.
  • Delivering accurate and high quality, technical end-user publications either as modern hypertexted online web documents or discrete files.
  • Ensuring key API documents are created either manually or by augmenting auto-extraction tools. These are for use by the Development team and external partners.
  • Developing company documentation guidelines and standards.
  • Contributing proposals and solutions to raise the quality of the documentation and continuously developing standards and best practices.
  • Proof reading and peer reviewing.

If this is of interest, please apply with your CV and covering letter via the application method below.