Technical Author/Project Manager

45000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual + GBP45000 - GBP50000/annum Bens
07 Feb 2017
22 Feb 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
Our Client have a strong track record in producing technical documentation for the MOD and currently have several major high profile projects that they are currently working on. They are currently looking to recruit a Technical Author to join their growing Documentation department.

You can make an immediate impact on current programmes of work. Your experience Writing and editing Technical Documentation within the defence sector would prove a valuable asset to my client.

Below are some further details on the role. At the bottom of the page is where you can apply.

About the job:

They currently require the services of a Technical Author/Project Manager. This role includes:-

Managing the technical publications team members production
Manage and update the tech pubs project using a Common Source Database (CSDB)
Review and analyse technical documentation from system design engineers and suppliers
Export DMs and Illustrations from the CSDB for issue to the customer at first draft and at CRC
Receive, analyse and incorporate changes to DMs and Illustrations post system design engineers and customer reviews
Attend weekly supportability production meetings
Produce monthly reports and metrics regarding production and project status
Attend quarterly Tech Pubs Working Group (TPWG) meetings with the customer and MoD
Attend ad-hoc production and tech docs meetings as required

About you:
Ideally you will have experience within either Arbortext Editor, Arbortext CSDB
Experience of Creating XML Data Modules (descriptive and procedural)
Ideally you will have experience within production of Military armoured fighting vehicles

Apply through the link ASAP! These roles will not be available long.

Technical Author
Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire area
Salary GBP40K-GBP50K

Keywords: Technical Author, S1000D, Writer, AESP, LSAR, Eagle, Army, MOD, ILS, Supportability

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

This is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy

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