Senior Technical Writer – Technical Author – Design Team

Job title : Senior Technical Writer – Technical Author – Design Team
Location : London, Greater London, England
Job type : Contract
Salary : £400 - £475 per day
Sector : Sell Side
Contact : Jonathan Kempster
Call : 020 7280 9910
Email : email Jonathan
Reference : BHJOB6067_17789
Senior Technical Writer – Technical Author – Design Team
I am hiring for a Technical Writer for a world renown Financial Services client who build market leading Risk Platforms and Products using Real-time Content. The Technical Writer will work on shaping their technical content as well as assisting with the content strategy for future product roadmaps.

Key responsibilities

  • Collaborate with product managers, designers and engineers to produce high quality technical content
  • Advise the business on best practice for technical content
  • Support and guide strategic technical content projects
  • Collaborate with developers and managers to clarify any technical issues
  • Use the product or service in question to understand the technology and applications for which documentation is being prepared
  • Gather and analyse the information needs
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Collaborate with our brand team, marketing, designers and other technical writing teams across the business
  • Coordinate the work of a junior writer on an ad hoc basis
Experience Required
  • Demonstrable experience in many, if not all, the tasks above - experience creating technical content and advising on technical content strategy is essential
  • Strong collaboration and communication skills and able to contribute at all levels
  • Fantastic team player
  • Professional experience in the financial services sector and for multiple organisations (desirable)

Cornwallis Elt is an Employment Agency & Employment Business and has been listed 3 times in The Sunday Times Virgin Fast Track 100 of the UK`s fastest growing private companies, as well as in the Recruitment International Top 250, Top 50 in IT and the Recruiter Fast 50 & Hot 100 reports.