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Technical Communications Specialist

Job Reference: 16479CF

Salary: £350 - £450 Per Day

Salary per: Day

Job Duration: 6 Months +

Vacancy Posted: 11-07-2019

Contract Type: Contract

Location: England, Leeds, West Yorkshire

Technical Communications Specialist

Our global client, who are genuine market leaders within their field, is urgently looking for an experienced Technical Communications Specialist to join their team based in Leeds, on a contract basis, initially for 6 months with a view to extend.

Technical Communications Specialist – Key Skills:

Essential:

* Experience in software documentation
* Experience with at least one XML editing tool (XMetal, Arbortext or Oxygen)
* Experience with using the DITA framework
* Experience with a content management system (CMS)
* Experience with Microsoft Office tools

Desirable:

* Experience with technical communications standards (Microsoft Writing Styleguide, Chicago Manual of Style, DQTI, Simplified Technical English)
* Experience with SDL Knowledge Center / Content Manager
* HTML / CSS knowledge
* Knowledge of basic project management and agile software development methodologies
* Graphics capture basic editing
* Experience with video editing tool (e.g. Camtasia)
* Software development experience

Technical Communications Specialist – Responsibilities:

* Work as a member of the Tech team and in close collaboration with the product teams to create high quality documentation supporting software applications
* Apply technical communication skills to present information in a clear and concise style
* Review and edit documentation to meet industry and company standards and guidelines
* Use the content management system to create and review documentation
* Create and manage publications for project deliverables as required

Technical Communications Specialist

Due to the volume of applications received for positions, it will not be possible to respond to all applications and only applicants who are considered suitable for interview will be contacted.

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