Technical editor

  • Location
    City Of London, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 50000 - £ 60000 / Year
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    IT
  • External Reference
    JN-042022-249453
  • Category
    IT - IT

Role: Technical editor


Location: London


Duration: 12 months


Bonus Plan: Company bonus


Salary: £50k - £60k


Job Description:


As a technical editor, you edit tutorials and conceptual material targeted at end users, IT pros, and software developers who want to use enterprise products.


Your primary authors are partner engineers, platform specialists, and software engineers-they are not professional technical writers, and some might not be writing in their fluent language. You transform drafts they create to address content gaps and new features into polished technical documentation suitable for publication in help centres and developer sites.


Job responsibilities:



  • Edit technical content for end users, IT pros, and developers.

  • Edit novice and ESL writers for adherence to globalization and localization standards.

  • Work closely with the development, partner engineering, and other internal groups.

  • Manage incoming workload, ongoing updates, and set and own all deadlines.

  • Understand, know, and update standards, templates, editorial guidelines, and globalization best practices.


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