Technical Writer (m/f/d)

Germany, Baden-Wurttemberg, Mannheim

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Technical Writer (m/f/d), site Mannheim (Roche Diagnostics GmbH)

What to expect:

Within the Global Customer Support (GCS) organization, the CPS (Centralized and Point-of-Care Solutions) & SIS (Solution Integration & Services) Core Lab Documentation Department provides user and service documentation for various Roche diagnostic analyzers, workflow solutions and IT software and applications. The list of deliverables includes a wide range of printed and electronic documents, such as User Guides, Quick Start Guides, Service Manuals, Host Interface Manuals and award-winning User Assistance.

As Technical Writer (m/f/d) you will be responsible for the following tasks:

  • Writing and updating end User Documentation and Service Documentation in English for Roche instruments and software while respecting project requirements and documentation standards
  • You independently collect information required to produce the documents
  • Planning, developing, organizing and editing operational procedures for user and service documentation
  • You cooperate closely with service personnel, trainers, developers, and other subject matter experts, organize documentation reviews and implement their input
  • At the same time, you ensure that quality targets, timelines, and regulatory requirements are respected while striving for continuous improvement of processes and guidelines

Who you are:

You’re someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for a company where you have the opportunity to pursue your interests across functions and geographies. Where a job title is not considered the final definition of who you are, but the starting point.

As an ideal candidate, you have the following skills and competencies:

  • University degree in translation, technical writing, technical communication, communication management, media management, mechanical engineering, information technology or related field
  • Proven experience in technical writing (at least 5 years), preferably in a diagnostics business environment, mechanical engineering or similar industry
  • Excellent spoken and written command of English (native speaker or equivalent level)
  • Flair for communicate in an international environment, with the ability to motivate colleagues from different functional areas

The following would be a plus:

  • Good spoken command of German
  • Familiarity with laboratory systems and environments

The weekly working time is 32 hours.

We are looking forward to receiving your application!

Application documents:

For complete applications documents, we kindly ask you to send an updated CV. Please note before you post your application, that it is not possible to add documents afterwards.

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Do you need further assistance? Our Talent Acquisition Team is available for you by phone from Monday to Friday from 9-12 am and from 1-4 pm by phone: 0621-759 68642. We are pleased to respond to your inquiries.

Roche is an equal opportunity employer.

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