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SENIOR TECHNICAL WRITER

Ref: JN-092021-195689

Posted on 28 September 2021
Category
Life Sciences

Duration: ASAP - 31.12.2022

Location: South of Switzerland, partly home office possible

Workload: 100%

Summary

  • The position of technical writer is responsible for producing high-quality documentations that is appropriate for its intended audience.
  • Create user requirement specifications, work instructions, tutorials, test scripts, to support a variety of applications.
  • Working with internal teams on documentation requirements.
  • Creates working plans and the related administrative work as well as coordinating between team members.

Accountabilities

  • Work with internal teams to obtain an in-depth understanding of the product and the documentation requirements
  • Create user requirement specifications, tutorials and test scrips to support end-users and qualification.
  • Administrative and coordinative tasks to get the right date to create the specific documents
  • Meet with subject-matter experts to ensure specialized topics are appropriately addressed.
  • Preliminary work of daily, weekly and monthly workplans and optimized planning of the available resources
  • Provide competent information on cross-functional issues and elaborates practical solutions
  • Collect user feedback to update and improve content
  • Edit material prepared by other writers or staff
  • Efficient handling of external project members (Engineering, Qualification) and requirements

Requirements

  • Education: Bachelor, engineering or computer science
  • Languages: German/English - business fluent
  • General skills:
    • Between 5-10 years of experience in the requested area
    • Proven working experience in technical writing of technical documentation
    • Ability to deliver high quality documentation paying attention to detail
    • Ability to quickly grasp complex technical concepts and make them easily understandable in text and pictures
  • Analytical capabilities:
    • Highly developed communication skills at all hierarchic levels
    • First and foremost, technical writers are technical communicators
    • Technical skills within Logistics
    • Writing, editing and designing skills
    • Acts and behaves as role model to leverage entire Logistics organization
  • EU Citizenship

Senior Technical Writer, Logistics, Logistik, Technisches Schreiben, Documentation, Dokumentation, Biopharma, Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology, Switzerland, Schweiz