BEA is looking for a technical writer to meet the need to digitise its technical documentation. Reporting to the Marketing Manager, you will oversee coordinating and writing technical documentation within the marketing team.
Your two main missions are:
The implementation of new technical writing standards
You will participate in the choice of a new content management tool that meets the challenges of optimising and adapting documentation (offline & online).
You are the information architect. In a “single source file” approach, you will organise the content in such a way as to facilitate the updating and publication of documents on different platforms.
With the help of partners, you develop new templates (user guide, quick guide) and customisation rules.
You are in charge of migrating documents from the existing tool (Adobe Indesign) to a new tool.
You set up a procedure for validating the documentation.
Technical documentation management
You are in charge of editing, illustrating, translating and coordinating technical documents, mainly user guides and application notes.
You collect useful and accurate technical information from the R&D department, Product Management, and various actors within the company.
You are responsible for updating and customising documents for customers.
You are responsible for document management and version tracking.
A very good written knowledge of English and French. German is an asset. Knowledge of other foreign languages is a plus.
You like new technologies and web technologies. A basic knowledge of HTML and CSS is an asset.
You are familiar with the terms “dita”, “doc authoring”, “single source”, “github”, “XML”.
A good ability to popularise and schematise technical language to make it understandable to installers.
A good command of graphic design software (Adobe Suite), in particular Adobe Indesign.
A graphic sense and an eye for detail
Affinity for technical products
Independent with a team spirit
Organised and structured
BEA offers you:
An attractive salary package (meal vouchers, insurance, bonuses)
A position in a fast-growing technology company
A pleasant working environment with respect for private and professional life
A training package to help you be autonomous in your work
BEA designs and produces detection solutions for automatic doors. The company was founded in 1965 and is based in Liege, Belgium. Organised in business units, BEA is also present in the United States, Japan and China. Worldwide, more than 500 enthusiastic employees invest their energy and talent and contribute every day to the success of BEA.
Our products are used in automatic door systems all over the world.
BEA is also expanding its range of services to new markets where our sensing technologies offer a competitive advantage. BEA now offers a range of products in the fields of industrial doors and passenger transport.
Looking to the future, BEA develops solutions for new applications such as vehicle or people counting.
Please send us your letter of motivation and cv to firstname.lastname@example.org