If you are a technical writer working for a company as a payroll employee the chances are there are corporate design guidelines that you need to follow in designing the cover of your technical document. Because a TD may be called upon to deal with a wide range of technical issues, he or she benefits from a working knowledge of techniques, methods and procedures of theatre, dance, and music productions and presentations including stage, set, sound and lighting design and implementation; stage management; computerized lighting systems; stage carpentry; appropriate safety precautions and procedures.
Technical reviewers will comment specifically on the technical feasibility of your proposal and the technical review will also be forwarded to the Principal Investigator together with the peer reviews as part of the PI response stage, to assist the panel in arriving at its grading decisions.
This is important: just the act of writing down a goal on paper increased its chances of being accomplished by 90%. Technical writers in the United States earn between 33,000 and 88,000 annually: graduates of technical writing courses tend to earn slightly more in some of the northeastern states and in California and Hawaii.
It includes, for instance, technical description, code commenting, project-build guidelines, the documentation of technical decisions and resource metadata which is additional to the standards which you have described in Section 2.a. Not all types of documentation will be relevant to a project and the quantity of documentation proposed should be proportionate to the envisaged value of the data.
If your project involves the development of a digital output or digital technology as an essential part of the planned research outcomes, but which cannot or need not be preserved beyond the period of funding, you must still complete a Technical Plan, explaining the reasons for not preserving the object(s) in question.