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Technical Writer

Coopers Group GmbH

Posted on Jul 16, 2021 by Coopers Group GmbH

Not Specified, Switzerland
Health Care
1 Aug 2021
Annual Salary
Contract/Project


For our Pharma Client in Basel, we are currently looking for a

The successful candidate will collaborate with various IT project roles in various IT projects in developing and realizing system or application user support content in an Agile environment on new systems and applications.

Digitalization for researchers is the underlying documentation topic, specifically for system and application users in research functions like analytics, automation and decision-support. Also included are technology issues like FAIR (Findable, Accessible, Interoperable, Reusable) data and Artificial Intelligence.

The perfect candidate has a proven background as a Technical writer, some experience working in a pharmaceutical environment or exposure to healthcare industry, a very good technical IT understanding (much of the job will be performed according to the documentation as code approach) and the required Soft Skills to work in this interface function. Due to the very technical environment of the Projects/the Program, typical Technical Writing Tools (HTML, CSS, Word, gDocs) will not be the main instruments. Final content will be produced in AsciiDoc.

Tasks & Responsibilities:

Work side-by-side with software engineers, informatics and life science experts to document new features, improve our existing content, and help users succeed with the Edison platform
Write, publish and maintain all technical documentation, including user/functional/design specifications, how-tos, tutorials and user guides, using docs-as-code toolchain
Help review and triage incoming suggestions, corrections, and other content from the community.
Ensure high quality documentation in accordance with established procedures and standards of the pREDi Quality System.

Must Haves:

Bachelors' Degree computer science, electronics engineering or other engineering or technical discipline
5+ years of experience writing documentation for multiple audiences including developers and end-users
Strong Experience authoring content in Asciidoc and GitHub/GitLab
Familiar with using basic image editing software, such as Sketch or LucidChart to produce important screenshots and visuals in documentation
Work experience of GxP documentation practices for the pharmaceutical Industry

Nice to haves:

Experience with Jira and/or GitHub issues
Experience with HP ALM
Experience with Project Library




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