Technical Author - Contract

Recruiter
Edissero
Location
West Midlands
Salary
£On application
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
06 Nov 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time

Technical Author – Contract

Our global manufacturing and engineering client is looking for an experienced contract technical author to contribute to the production of online help systems, using single-sourcing techniques. This is an initial three month contract to start as soon as possible.

As the successful candidate, you will have:

  • At least three years’ technical writing experience.
  • Experience using RoboHelp (version 7, 8, or 9), or another help authoring tool such as MadCap Flare.
  • Good experience of MS Office applications (Word, Excel), Adobe Acrobat and Illustrator.
  • Experience with graphics editing software (e.g. Snagit) for manipulating screen captures.
  • Experience with working in an Agile development environment.
  • Familiarity with one or more of the following: Microsoft Team Foundation Server; content management systems; database based applications (e.g. SQL); virtualized environments (e.g. Oracle VirtualBox or VMWare); HTML, CSS, and JavaScript; automating batch processing using Windows Command files.

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/76757314