Technical Author - S1000D

High Wycombe
£26 - £31 per hour
05 Mar 2018
02 Apr 2018
Matthew Gibbs
Clearance Level
Job Type

Modis are currently recruiting for a Technical Author on a contract basis (six months initially) for a Defence company based in Buckinghamshire. The successful candidate will have to have previous Technical Publications experience working on MoD projects.

Role: Technical Author

Rate: up to £31 per hour

Location: Buckinghamshire

Duration: Initial 6 months

Start Date: ASAP

Clearance: Eligible for SC clearance


Accountable for:

  • Agreeing with the relevant stakeholders the scope and depth of the information sets to be included in Technical Publications and providing and agreeing estimates of the work to be undertaken.
  • Maintaining the Data Module Requirements List.
  • Developing the required Technical Publications, including illustrations.
  • Maintaining own work within the Common Source Data Base.
  • Publishing Technical Publications to the appropriate output format for the project (e.g. Interactive PDF, Naval DBRs, ATA CMM, APs).

Responsible for:

  • Sourcing the necessary information for developing assigned work items by engaging with stakeholders, employing a variety of communication channels as necessary (face to face, email, phone).
  • Ensuring reviewers are aware of the structure, format and review process for Technical Publications and for capturing and addressing reviewer comments.
  • Ensuring deliverables comply (where applicable) with the relevant project standards, mandated requirements and international best practice (e.g. ASD/AIA S1000d, ASD STE-100).

Please note: Only apply if you are eligible for SC level security clearance. Due to the nature of the projects the client works on, the successful candidate will have to undergo a security clearance vetting process.

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