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Technical Writer

Järfälla, Sweden
Closing date
1 October 2021
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Are you interested in writing within the technical area? Do you want to work in a challenging role that provides opportunities to learn every day? Do you have experience with enforcing style guidelines, ensuring technical accuracy, and delivering what end users want to read?

If so, then the Technical Writer role may be right for you!

Your Role

As a Technical Writer, you will be involved in creating, developing and updating technical and customer documentation for our products. This includes system descriptions, user and maintenance manuals, and other technical descriptions and instructions. This role also requires developing and improving our procedures and processes regarding documentation.

As a person responsible for the technical documentation, you will ensure that content and illustrations are up to date, correct, and comply with applicable directives and standards.

In this role, you will collaborate with both the developer organization and the support organization, including some international contacts. As this is a new role, you will have the opportunity to influence its content and design.

Your Profile

You have a couple years of experience as a technical writer and knowledge of XML / SGML are required. Experience with requirement management tools will be of extra advantage. A technical education background is also of great value. You master both Swedish and English in both speech and writing. You are eager, structured and detail-oriented. You can analyze and develop content, and restructure technical information for better readability and understanding.

You have a keen interest in technology and language, and you are able to explain complex technical contexts in a simplified way. You have your own drive and a good ability to see things from a holistic perspective. You enjoy working in a role where every day is different!

Furthermore, you are self-driven, action-oriented, and thrive on responsibility. This role requires you to have many contacts within the organization and good relationships with the people around you. You also need to be flexible and easy to adapt to new tasks and situations.

This position requires that you pass a security vetting based on the current regulations around/of security protection. For positions requiring security clearance additional obligations on citizenship may apply.

What You Will Be Part Of

Combat Systems develop world leading combat systems and serves as a system integrator for Saab products. We support our customers with cutting edge solutions and this is the way we underpin Saab's vision in striving to keep people and society safe! Do you want to get to know our business and our people a little bit better? Here you can find some stories told by our employees.

Kindly observe that this is an ongoing recruitment process and that the position might be filled before the closing date of the advertisement.

If you aspire to help create and innovate whilst developing yourself in a challenging team setting, Saab may well have the perfect conditions for you to grow. We pride ourselves on a nurturing environment, where everyone is different yet we share the same goal – to help protect people.