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Technical Writer EDISON Platform, Basel



Basel, Switzerland 

Job Category:

Information Technology

Job Reference:

920315 AD_1621267603

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Job Description:

Technical Writer EDISON Platform - pharmaceutical industry, GCP documentation practices

For our client in the Pharma industry based in Basel we are looking for a Technical Writer EDISON Platform.

We are looking for an experienced Technical Writer for supporting the validation of EDISON (Enlightened Data Integration SOlutioN) Platform, which addresses the root causes of low data quality by harmonizing, automating and integrating the process in which clinical biomarker data is acquired and integrated. The successful candidate will be responsible for the support and / development of all technical documentation from the project and operational phases, including User Specifications, Functional Specifications, Design Specifications, Traceability documentation, Communication Plans, etc.

Areas of responsibility:
• Proactively collaborate with a team comprising of informatics experts, software engineers and life science experts
• Ensure high quality documentation in accordance with established procedures and standards of Roche’s pREDi Quality System
• Support on the creation of User Requirements in accordance with pREDi SOPs
• Create and update Functional and Design Specifications in consultation with the respective Subject Matter Experts and in accordance with pREDi SOPs
• Support on the creation of traceability documentation and additional technical documentation such as installation protocols and reports, or equivalents.
Professional and technical requirements:
• Bachelors’ Degree computer science, electronics engineering or other engineering or technical discipline
• 5 y+ experience as a professional Technical Writer
• Project-based work experience in the pharmaceutical industry
• Good understanding of GCP documentation practices
• Excellent skills and knowledge of Google and GitHub / Competent in use of templates and forms in both narrative and graphic
• Experience in meeting with authors and other project team representatives to create / review documents, compile inputs/corrections, identify logical inconsistencies, and provide final publishable documentation
• Experience in explaining in simple language scientific and technical ideas that are difficult for the average reader to understand
• Ability to understand technical processes and communicate those to others
• Strong communication skills
• Ability to train/coach others
• Ability to work in a multicultural geographically distributed team
• Fluent in English and strong command of the language, including proper use of spelling, grammar, and typical technical writing standards.

Nice to Haves:
• Experience with HP ALM, Cypress, Jira
• Experience in projects using Agile methodology
• Experience with Project Library

Reference no: 920315 AD
Role: Technical Writer EDISON Platform
Industry: Pharmaceutical industry
Workload: 100%
Location: Basel, Switzerland (full remote possible for the candidates located in Switzerland)
Start date: asap
Duration: until 31.12.2021, with possible extension

About us:
ITech Consult is a certified ISO 9001:2015 Swiss company with offices also located in Germany and Ireland. ITech Consult is specialised in delivering IT candidates for contract work. We were founded in 1997 by IT professionals; hence we well understand what it means to be professionally supported in your search for a new project and being employed.
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ITech Consult AG
Zugerstrasse 122
Baar, Zug (de), Switzerland
Phone: +41417607701
Web Site: www.itcag.com
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