Date: Sep 11, 2018
Location:Arden Hills, MN, US, 55112
Company: Boston Scientific
Additional Locations: (n/a)
Purpose and Passion Comprehensive Benefits Life-Work Integration Community Career Growth
At Boston Scientific, you will find a collaborative culture driven by a passion for innovation that keeps us connected on the most essential level. With determination, imagination and a deep caring for human life, we're solving some of the most important healthcare industry challenges. Together, we're one global team committed to making a difference in people's lives around the world. This is a place where you can find a career with meaningful purposeimproving lives through your life's work.
About the role:
We currently have an open position at our Arden Hills/St Paul Facility for a Design Technical Writer II supporting Cardiac Rhythm Management. This role will support key internal customers, New Product Development,Sustaining Engineering, Externals/OEM as well as strategic projects within the Information Documentation Services (IDS) team.
The Technical Writer will create and plan the layout and content of documents and templates; enforce the Boston Scientific Quality System standards; interpret and advocate industry technical writing standards and adapt them to Boston Scientific's needs; and initiate, coordinate, and lead cross-functional writing projects to meet business requirements.
Your responsibilities include:
Plan, analyze, and create manufacturing documentation using technical writing theories, methods, and tools.
Enforce the Boston Scientific Quality System standards. Interpret and advocate industry technical writing standards and adapt them to Boston Scientific's needs.
Ensure document content quality by consistently managing and organizing information for accuracy and readability.
Identify, analyze, recommend, and implement solutions to cross-functional projects relating to technical writing and business process efficiencies.
Establish and manage relationships from document to document, within document content, or to other points of reference for product information.
Initiate, coordinate, and lead cross-functional writing projects; negotiate project priorities, deliverables, and timelines to meet the needs of compliance and supported functional areas.
Explore new writing methods and technologies to recommend and implement innovative solutions.
Provide work direction, mentor, and train less experienced writers and supported groups.
Initiate and support continuous improvement activities at a personal, departmental, and cross-functional level.
What we're looking for:
Bachelor's degree with 3-5 years of relevant experience OR Masters' degree with 1 - 3 Years of relevant experience
Previous experience using Microsoft Word Templates
Previous experience with XML
Manufacturing knowledge or experience
Previous experience in a medical device or other regulated industry
Knowledge of Boston Scientific and its products
As a global medical technology leader for more than 35 years, our mission at Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) is to transform lives through innovative medical solutions that improve the health of patients. If you're looking to truly make a difference to people both around the world and around the corner, there's no better place to make it happen.
Boston Scientific is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Requisition ID: 433897
Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis
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