Technical Writer

SQA Solution Agency - Santa Clara, CA

ContractEstimated: $65,000 - $88,000 a year

#JOB: Technical Writer in Santa Clara, CA

We just got in a new contract req for a Technical Writer, at Roche in Santa Clara, CA. It is position number 8893379. Technical Writer works closely with internal and/ or global partners to write, edit, and publish Roche Sequencing Solutions (RSS) internal documentation. Partner with Life Cycle teams to work on and complete existing and new documentation projects. At this level, the employee additionally provides writing and documentation guidance to technical teams and participates in the planning, governance, and improvements to documentation and writing processes.

Please email your Resume attached as a Word Doc along with your desired Hourly Rate, your current location, visa status and date you are available to start a new position. Please make certain your resume clearly details the your experience with the skills required for this requirement. This is a 12+ months contract to start and possible extension for long term.


Works closely with cross functional project teams and other technical writers for writing projects and conducts formal review meetings, tracks project status, and resolves any communication barriers
Facilitates the timely development, change, review and approval of documentation.
Designs, develops, tests, and maintains documentation for Roche Sequencing Solutions (RSS) within established schedule and budget targets.
Creates, writes and edits high quality text using corporate and department style guidelines.
Assists in ancillary services and interdepartmental activities or applications required for publication, preparation, storage and delivery of documentation.
Participates on teams to drive organizational adoption of new tools and processes for content creation and management.
Develops and revises Quality System documents, such Guidance Documents, Work Instructions, and Templates to drive consistency and quality of content in user documentation.
In collaboration with engineering team, develops and revises Engineering documents, such Verification Plans, Test Cases, Test Reports, Work Instructions, and Templates to drive consistency and quality of content in documentation.
Communicates effectively with interdepartmental teams and external vendors/ customers during activities such as the design transfer and production.
Maintains established metrics to monitor department activities and performance measures.


Formal Training/Education:

Bachelors degree in a scientific discipline, business administration, technical writing, or other related technical field required.
Masters degree preferred.


Minimum of 5 years experience required. The experience relates to the medical device, software, pharmaceutical, or biotechnology industry.
Knowledge of current US and International regulations as it pertains to documentation (e.g., FDA, ISO, IVDD and 21 CFR Part -11), and control of electronic records preferred.
Demonstrable record of working on project teams while working on multiple projects.
Experience with mentoring other technical writers preferred.
Knowledge of medical device, software, pharmaceutical, or biotechnology industry preferred

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Contact Alina Gazarova

Job Type: Contract

Contract Length:

  • 1 year

Full Time Opportunity:

  • Yes