Randstad Technical Writer in Pennington, New Jersey

Technical Writer


Pennington, NJ

Date Posted:

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

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Randstad Life Sciences

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Job Title: Process Documentation Specialist/Technical Writer

Position Description

  • The process documentation specialist/Technical Writer s primary objectives will be to develop, write, and edit operating instructions, how to manuals and SOPs to help users understand technical and process information more easily.

  • The role will require analysis of business processes, requirements and study of new applications to translate this information into the required documentation. Position requires great attention to detail, with excellent oral, and written communication skills.

  • The Technical Writer will help to define the documentation templates and the development of technical writing tools. Individual will work in collaboration with various core team members and use professional concepts to complete a wide range of technical tasks related to product release.

Position Responsibilities

  • Work with internal teams (developers, business, etc.) to obtain an in-depth understanding of the product and the system documentation requirements

  • Work with SMEs to understand process flows and be able to convert them into formal procedural documents

  • Write easy-to-understand user online help and user guides and suggest innovative approaches for documenting

  • Ability to analyze, prepare technical documentation, and coordinate layout and organization.

  • Produce high-quality documentation that meets applicable standards and is appropriate for its intended audience

  • Explain concepts and processes simply and concisely to help internal and external users understand the technology

  • Work across various teams to generate effective materials for the required audience

Position Requirements

  • BA or BS degree

  • Minimum of 5 years of Pharma experience, preferable in an IT environment

  • Proven working experience in technical writing of software 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

  • Excellent written skills in English

  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office and Adobe Suite Products

  • Mobile delivery and online documentation (i.e. searchable content) experience preferred


  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance

  • 401K Plan with Company Match

  • Life and AD&D Insurance

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