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ETAS – Technical Author

ETAS – Technical Author

Job TypePermanent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions https://www.rtrs.co.uk

Technical Author, York (remote), competitive salary 

I am working in partnership with a multi-national, industry leading design and manufacturer of innovative solutions for the automotive industry, who are currently looking add a Lead Technical Author within their business working on one of their key projects.

Role responsibilities

  • Technical Author who has previously worked in a software development environment.
  • Produce documentation for end user manuals.
  • Aside from having the relevant technical skills, you should be proactive and willing to take full responsibility for your assigned tasks.
  • You will be supported by a team of expert developers, and will be required to integrate fully with the development process and use the tools provided.


  • Proven authoring background in a software development environment.
  • Knowledge of text-based markup tools for documentation (e.g. Sphinx/RST, LaTeX).
  • Basic understanding of ANSI C source code.
  • Familiarity with MS Office Suite (Outlook, Excel etc.)
  • Basic understanding of source and version control principles.
  • Familiarity with the principles of Scrum / Agile project management
  • Knowledge of the AUTOSAR software standards.
  • Basic knowledge of Python programming language.

Salary and Benefits

  • Up to £60,000
  • 33 days holiday per year 
  • Discounted gym memberships
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Health cash plan

The company 

The company are an innovative and successful company holding significant brand power globally. With big plans for continued growth, a fantastic work environment and a culture that encourages progression this really is a fantastic opportunity.

If interested get in touch with Martin Byrne at RTRS on 0 1 1 6 4 6 4 6 9 7 1 or email your up to date CV to m a r t i n . b y r n e @ r t r s . c o . u k

Martin Byrne

Principal Consultant – Embedded / Electrical Engineering – New York