Technical Writer

Technical Writer

Job Title: Technical Writer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Mechelen, Antwerp
Salary: Neogitable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH7619
Contact Name: David Lawrence
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 01, 2018 14:26

Job Description

Technical Writer

Our client is a leading communications company in Belgium. They require a technical writer to gather and draft various technical documents intended for operational support a new TV platform.


You will be responsible for the writing of operational documentation, procedures and use cases of the new EOS TV platform.
You will be assisted by TV Support and E2E SI Engineers.
It is your task to talk to the Engineers and ask for the right information to write the operational documentation.
The generated documentation needs to be approved by your SPOC and Manager from TV Support.
You will have access to the new EOS TV production platform.
You will have access to the HZN4/HZNGo information portal.
You are working for the TV Support department and interact with the SPOC and Manager from TV Support.
You will be allocated next to the E2E SI team in Herentals and work together with the E2E SI Engineers.
You report to the TV Support SPOC and by extension the TV Support Manager.


*You have a Master's or Bachelor degree in Communication or Translation, 2-4 years of experience in either a technical discipline (preferably TV) or in a writing related field.
*General knowledge of digital television and OTT streaming is an advantage
*Excellent English writing skills
*High interest in new technologies, processes and structures.
*Ability to understand complex issues and transform them into accurate, user-friendly documentation.
*Ability to work independently.
*Good communication skills and ability to interact closely with the development teams.
*Working knowledge of tools such as Microsoft Word and Adobe Acrobat
*Knowledge of video streaming protocols is a plus: HSS, HLS, DASH

Initially for 3 months starting in the summer or September but an extension very likely; based in Mechelen Belgium. Please send your details now if interested in this role!

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