Technical Author – Trading – London - £550/day inside IR35 - City

£550 - Technical Writer
Ref: 1682 Date Posted: Monday 17 Jan 2022
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An established trading institution based in the City of London is looking for an experienced IT Technical Author to join their team on an initial 6-month contract. You will document all process and procedures for a CI/CD project as the company move towards an agile way of working by means of automating deployments. This will include amending existing processes and procedures and/or formulating new sets of processes and procedures.


You must be able to document an appropriate Target Operating Model, Test Approach or any other relevant artefacts identified and required to support the ongoing use of the pipeline.


You will also have a demonstrable track record of producing high-quality technical documentation (for infrastructure platforms, as well as applications) and well-defined processes and procedures that can be easily followed by relevant IT teams.


Responsibilities include:

  • Work with CI/CD project team to update/ create new processes and procedures in line with project objectives.
  • Document a new Target Operating Model, Deployment Model and Communication artefacts.
  • Work with IT functions to ensure CI/CD pipeline enhancements and project objectives are aligned.
  • Contribute to project status reports.
  • Recognise, escalate and document risks, assumptions and dependencies.


Essential skills and experience required:

  • Strong experience as a Technical Author/Writer, documenting Infrastructure/Engineering projects.
  • Experience of documenting a new IT Target Operating Model (TOM) and Deployment Model (DM).
  • Experience of CI/CD Pipelines.
  • Strong communication skills and experience of dealing with senior stakeholders.
  • Any previous experience as a Business Analysis would be a bonus.


*Note the base day rate for this role is £550/day inside IR35, however our client will include uplifts for the EP NICs and Apprentice Levy fees on top of the base rate.*


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