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Technical Author

2D Station Yard, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom

Technical Author

  • 2D Station Yard, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom
Lionbridge is looking to hire an experienced Technical Author to work with our team in the UK.

This role will be for a 6month fixed term contract and can be remote-based in the UK.

The Technical Author will be accountable for delivering the product to set timeframes, whilst ensuring the quality of Authored tasks meet the set specification and standards. They will ensure customer satisfaction by achieving high standards of consistency and accuracy of tasks authored. They are expected to have the ability to Author complex tasks, when they arise, to strict quality standards and stringent delivery dates.

What You Will Do :
  • Assesses new Tasks ensuring source data is robust so that work can start immediately or highlights data quality issues as per defined process.
  • Ensures Lionbridge processes are followed.
  • Authoring of new and revised technical documentation, compliant with data creation process, guidelines, style guides and best practice.
  • Works with Production team, Team Lead and Training Manager to consistently maintain and improve knowledge, performance and highlights any concerns to Team Lead.
  • Deliver tasks on time and achieve high RFT percentages

To Be Successful You Will Have:

  • Technical Authoring competence, preferably gained in a Technical Documentation environment or within the Engineering and Aerospace industry
  • Must have experience with Adobe FrameMaker +Mekon add on to create CMM's to ATA iSpec 2200
  • Must have experience with Arbortext Editor to create S1000D compliant Data Modules
  • Must be familiar with Simplified Technical English requirements and be able to create/revise tasks in accordance with the requirements
  • Is adaptable and has a proactive approach to work.

In Return You Can Expect:

  • You will work with a team as passionate as you are and that are always there to help
  • You have a role where you have the autonomy and encouragement to implement best in class processes, technology and tools to enable our growth.
  • At Lionbridge, we encourage individual growth and continuous learning. We also acknowledge individual and group achievements.

About Us

Lionbridge partners with brands to break barriers and build bridges all over the world. For 25 years, we have helped companies connect with their global customers and employees by delivering translation and localization solutions in 350+ languages. Through our world-class platform, we orchestrate a network of passionate experts across the globe who partner with brands to create culturally rich experiences. Relentless in our love of linguistics, we use the best of human and machine intelligence to forge understanding that resonates with our customers' customers. Based in Waltham, Massachusetts, Lionbridge maintains solution centers in 23 countries. Learn more at

If the scope and opportunity of this role interests you, then please click to apply.

Lionbridge is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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