189100 - Technical Writer
Industry
IT
Region
CA-Southern California - San Diego
City
Carlsbad
State
CA
Rate
Up to $39.99 DOE
Duration
5 mos
Description
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Technical Writer for an opening in Carlsbad, CA.

SUMMARY:
As a Science Writer in the Genetic Science division of our client, you will review internal and external studies and publications, and collaborate with various teams to identify and produce compelling scientific content in support of strategic imperatives for the asymptomatic testing market. You will collaborate with other team members and scientific affairs to discuss, plan and execute the development of scientific content, inclusive of white papers, publications, reviews, and more to meet the needs of the organization.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Research and write complex product, technology, and application content to support development of the asymptomatic testing market. Partner with a cross-functional, collaborative team to plan the staging and pacing of identified content needs. Collaborate with scientists, engineering and product evaluation teams, project and product managers in a scientific environment. Focus on producing scientific content that will be distributed and shared among the scientific community. Review and curate published articles and reviews for relevant data and references. Collaborate with internal teams conducting studies in related areas. Handle multiple projects simultaneously. Deliver under tight deadlines and be able to adjust to change and new developments, as the current market changes rapidly. Adhere to any established style guides, templates, and brand guidelines. Work with internal processes for final production and legal/regulatory reviews.

REQUIREMENTS:
Experience as a bench scientist. Experience with analytical instrumentation. Experience with genetics/genomics a plus.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
Familiarity with FrameMaker, Oxygen or XMetal, and topic-based writing. Knowledge of Darwin Information Type Architecture (DITA), content analysis, metadata/taxonomy structuring preferred. Experience with screen-capture software, Acrobat, and XML. Flexible and proactive with the ability to work in an environment of constant change. Collaborate with scientists, fellow writers, project and program managers. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Highly organized, detail oriented, and have a high regard for quality.

EDUCATION:
Accredited BS or MS Degree in technical communication, chemistry, bio-chemistry or related science discipline field with an emphasis on technical documentation or publication.

WORK HOURS:
Full-Time
1st Shift

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Contact
Zachary Fasano
zfasano@chiptonross.com
CHIPTON-ROSS, INC.
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x252 or (800) 927-9318 x252

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.