Technical Author


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Technical Author

Polestar is an electric performance brand, determined to improve the society we live in. Our focus is on uncompromised design and technology.  We constantly redefine the norm and challenge ourselves to shine. Passion and emotion drive us, electricity and innovation drive our cars. Our products are excellent, efficient and entertaining.

In Polestar’s future, there is no room for shortcuts, excuses or compromises. We are all in, dedicated on our ambition. Guiding our industry forward through pure, progressive performance.

Due to aggressive growth plans Polestar is currently looking to recruit a Technical Author, initially on a 6 or 12 month contract. 

Personal attributes

In order to succeed at Polestar you will need to possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills as the ability to build effective working relationships across multiple disciples is paramount.  Attitude is everything at Polestar, we are always pushing boundaries and in order to achieve the unimaginable you must have a can-do approach and an open mind to endless possibilities. 

Key Objectives & Responsibilities:

You will be responsible for the delivery of Design Verification Methods (DVMs) to enable the client to robustly deliver the validation and verification stages of their premium product. These methods will cover a variety of functional areas and be developed from a variety of sources

The Role

  • Author new DVM procedures for a variety of function groups
  • Develop existing DVM procedures to reach a consistently high level of quality
  • Work with function group teams to identify and priorities DVMs to work on
  • Interact with component owners and project engineers to determine appropriate methodology detail and capture this within DVMs  
  • Improve, discuss and implement template changes as required
  • Support discussions between groups to ensure consistent approach to testing and the documentation of an agreed approach
  • Lead reviews of documents with varied stakeholder groups
  • Determine the clearest and most logical way to present information and instructions for greatest reader comprehension, and write and edit technical information accordingly.
  • Produce and edit graphics, illustrations and charts to aid understanding and complement complex written information
  • Some travel to work sites in Nuneaton and the Coventry areas will be required, while some work may be performed remotely.


  • Demonstrable experience in delivering high quality engineering documentation, preferably within the Automotive industry
  • Working knowledge of validation and testing methods and techniques
  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills -  particularly Word
  • Self starting attitude and ability to balance priorities
  • Strong interpersonal and organisational skills

If you believe you have what it takes to work at the heart of automotive innovation, then we look forward to reviewing your application.

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