Technical Author

Recruiter
aap3
Location
Portsmouth
Salary
£25 - £33/hour
Posted
06 Jul 2017
Closes
05 Aug 2017
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Technical Author

A chance has become available to join a global defence client based in Portsmouth as a technical Author. The role focuses on the Maritime sector and having experience within the defence sector will be essential for this role.

* Write and update Cat C and D Technical Equipment Descriptions (TED) and Technical Requirements Documents (TRD) for Outfit systems.
* Liaison with the responsible Outfit Systems Engineer to understand their equipment requirements.
* Liaison with Cat C & D Procurement Teams to ensure TEDs and TRDs are delivered in accordance with the agreed programme.
* Review part catalogues to identify equipment that best meets the technical requirement.
* Maintain a simple progress tracker showing documents published against the plan.
* Produce simple design sketches for Outfit compartments and systems to provide additional information and clarity to the TRD / TED.
* Update Windchill PLM with mature part data, based on information provided by suppliers, to ensure it correctly presents the baseline design.

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