Associate Technical Writing

Location: Thousand Oaks, CA
Date Posted: 05-10-2017
Day to Day Responsibilities:
• Will be managed through Project Manager for the consolidated program:
• Plan, develop, organize, write and edit operational procedures and manuals
• Research, develop and document technical design specifications
• Produce documentation in addition to hard copy manuals
• Maintain a comprehensive library of technical terminology and documentation
• Analyze documents to maintain continuity of style of content
• Manage updates and revisions to technical literature
• Familiar with Amgen's IS system documentation standard
• Expertise in SharePoint, Service Now, other systems used for service management

Summary:
Develops, writes, edits, and formats materials such as Standard Operating Procedures, Business Practices, forms, checklists, technical manuals, installation guides, user manuals, and related technical and business process documentation. When creating, updating and enhancing the documentation, adhere to format, content and style guidelines, giving consideration to usability and ensuring accuracy, consistency and quality. Additionally, this position will be required to administer the processing of documents via the established Document Processing Review process. May require communication through a variety of media (e.g., CD, intranet, on-line training, etc.); Looking for a technical writer to support AKM efforts to move to more formal Service Management for our newer platforms in Big Data, Analytics, Search & Knowledge Management.

Skills:
MS Office expertise; previous technical writing experience; regulated environment experience; document version control experience; excellent communication/writing skills

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