Our client is a leading Government body looking for a Security cleared Technical Author for an initial 12 month contract to be based in Corsham, Wiltshire.
Role: Technical Author
Contract Length: until 09/05/2020
IR35: In Scope
Pay Rate to Candidate: £286.28p/d Umbrella
- Engineering Understanding and qualifications
- IT background preferably
- Engineering qualification - International Standards SI000D
- Technical Author with an engineering background who has perhaps worked for BT, Fujitsu or coming from other similar communications engineering background.
Main duties and responsibilities: Responsible for the documentation production cycle including analysis of documentation requirements. Attend planning meetings, collaborating with developers and managers to gain technical clarity and liaising with subject matter experts. Understand the technology and applications for which documentation is to be prepared, gather and analyse the information needs of the users and suggest the structure and content of documents in line with the needs of the audience. Manage conflicting requirements, having regard to time constraints and risk factors to ensure delivery of product to agreed deadlines and standards. Provide graphic design capability to produce all necessary visual content.
The 2 x Technical Authors will work with the ILSM and contracted MSP to produce a Technical Documentation Management Plan (TDMP).
The key activities are:
The Technical Authors will work with the ILSM and contracted MSP to Contribute to the production of:
Technical Document Strategy;
Technical Documentation Management Plan;
A knowledge repository cognisant of Protective Markings;
Implementation of a document control process aligned with QMS processes and subject to auditing and compliance checks;
Contribute to a Publications Database;
Contribute to the maintenance of a master database of all Data Modules;
Ensure Intellectual Property Rights on the Authority's technical design and build are managed, protected and preserved; .