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Scope of Duties · Author/develop customer facing technical reference documents in industrial control industry · Documentation includes, but is not limited to, Installation, Startup, User Guides, Maintenance and Troubleshooting, How-to, and System Guides · Optimize engineering design documents, principles of operation, and application guidelines to gain a working understanding of the products ·...
Neil William Associates Bristol, RI
You will join a team of technical authors and illustrators producing ASD 1000D structured data modules for this successful defence consultancy. You must be SC cleared and have the following experience: * 3 years technical authoring for mechanical/electrical/IT apps * ASD S1000D, JSP 10 and 543 * Understanding of BREX/Business rules app * Knowledge of Arbortext/Mekon Eclipse or similar editors...
Lionbridge are seeking to hire a Technical Author to work on Aero Engine Documentation at our Derby office. This is a team based role and some time will be spent at the customer site (within the Derby area) liaising closely with key customers. ESSENTIAL: Previous experience of working within an Aero Engine environment e.g. servicing, overhaul, maintenance, fitter, tester AND / OR Previous Technica...
TECHNICAL AUTHOR – AERO ENGINES DERBY Lionbridge are seeking to hire a Technical Author to work on Aero Engine Documentation at our Derby office. This is a team based role and some time will be spent at the customer site (within the Derby area) liaising closely with key customers. ESSENTIAL: Previous experience of working within an Aero Engine environment e.g. servicing, overhaul, maintenance, fit...
The Opportunity Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories (SEL) seeks a professional, innovative and detailed individual for our Technical Document Specialist position. If you have a high level of expertise using MS Word and PowerPoint, and have excellent proofreading, copy editing, grammar, and communication skills, then we invite you to consider joining our technical team. This position is located i...
FCS International (FCSI) is seeking to fill a full time position in our Publications Group to provide word processing, layout design, minor editing and large document (PDF) production. FCSI is an environmental planning and sustainability consulting firm with over 30 years of experience in California. The responsibilities include minor editing for style (Chicago Manual preferred), formatting and co...
computerpeople San Francisco, CA
Please note – There are at least another 2 opportunities within the same department and hence the reason why this role is being advertised again. I have a fantastic opportunity with a pioneering firm based in Nottingham. My client are a respected player within their own Industry, established over 30 years ago and have been growing at a rapid rate even through the recession. They are on the hunt fo...
Charles River Analytics Cambridge, MA
Charles River Analytics has a new, exciting opportunity for a Proposal Coordination Supervisor. In this highly visible, working manager position, you will provide critical advanced-level coordination, and desktop publishing for government issued Grants and Requests for Proposals (RFPs), white papers, presentations, reports, and other products developed or supported by Charles River Analytics. As P...
Telos Corporation Ashburn, VA, 20147
The most security-conscious organizations trust Telos Corporation to protect their vital IT assets. The reputation of our company rests on the quality of our solution and the integrity of our people. Explore what you can bring to our solutions in information assurance, secure networks, secure enterprise messaging, and identity management. Be a part of the Telos culture and see what sets us apart!...
Hewlett-Packard Company Palo Alto, CA
Information Developer - 1302265 Description HP is seeking an energetic and technically adept information developer to be part of a documentation team that provides high-quality end-user information for HP enterprise hardware-related projects. As a member of the documentation team you will be comfortable with a hands-on approach in a lab environment and work closely with Research& Development tea...
TASC St Louis, MO
Description TASC is seeking an experienced Senior Technical Writer to join the Intelligence Solutions and Analytics (ISA) Sector. ISA provides specialized systems engineering, acquisition, and intelligence support to multiple Intelligence Community customers. On this effort, TASC’s Team will enhance the directorate’s ability to achieve the Customer’s Vision by enhancing the customer experience by...
Hewlett-Packard Company Houston, TX, 77020
HP is seeking an energetic and technically adept information developer to be part of a documentation team that provides high-quality end-user information for HP enterprise hardware-related projects. As a member of the documentation team you will be comfortable with a hands-on approach in a lab environment and work closely with Research& Development teams and members of the writing team, including;...
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