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Technical Author

United Kingdom

Technical Author

  • United Kingdom
Lionbridge is looking to hire an experienced Technical Author, to be based remotely in the UK.

As a Technical Author, reporting to the Project Manager, you will use your knowledge and author skillset to be responsible for delivering accurate content on-time. You will use your experience to organise and manage multiple production requirements and parallel deadlines to ensure successful outcomes. In this role you will work in a multi-discipline, high performing team formation, to come together and deliver results in line with the Project plan, KPI and content strategy.

What You Will Do :
  • Be accountable for delivering the content and documentation to set timeframes, whilst ensuring the quality of authored tasks meet the set specification and standards.
  • Monitor and execute to ensure quality and project KPI are successfully met.
  • Ensure customer satisfaction by achieving high standards of consistency and accuracy of tasks authored.
  • Review and adhere to project schedules to support successful and accurate delivery to key milestones.
  • Develop content through analysis and understanding of various source materials.
  • Be responsible for working in conjunction with illustration teams to deliver a fully compliant and coherent document.
  • Collaborate with other authors and team members to ensure consistent output across the project deliverables.
  • Work to defined project and business processes, but also use your knowledge and experience to suggest improvements and alternatives to support efficiency and operational development.

To Be Successful You Will Have:
  • Proven experience in a technical authoring field, or a qualification in a technical communication course.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Up-to-date knowledge and experience of industry specifications and guidelines.
  • Knowledge of industry technology and specifications in support of content creation and technical documentation.

In Return You Can Expect:
  • Experience working for a trusted partner to thousands of companies around the world and a World Leader in Content, Localization and Globalization.
  • A Global Leader that is engaged with the majority of the Fortune 100, keeping the world connected through long-term partnerships.
  • To work with a passionate and diverse team of specialists from across the world in areas such as Content creation, Language/Linguistics, Technology Development, AI/Machine Learning, Managed Services and Business Operations.

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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