Job Description - Technical Writer - HSGBU (19000IIS) Preferred Qualifications
Health Sciences Global Business Unit User Assistance Team
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The Oracle Health Sciences Global Business Unit develops integrated solutions targeted to clients within the healthcare, safety, and clinical trial industries.
The user assistance team develops and publishes the information products to support installing, implementing, administering, and using the software applications developed by the business unit.
These include online help, short training videos, installation guides, and other documents required by the release.
Join our experienced team as a writer, responsible for researching, authoring, developing, and publishing documentation deliverables.
You will develop documentation sets based on interfacing with product managers, development managers, individual developers, and other members of a global development team.
As a member of the technical writing team, you will design, create, and deliver whole product documentation sets and individual information products.
You will also plan the content and format of documents, and edit work for conformance to publication standards and specifications.
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Duties and tasks are varied and complex, utilizing independent judgment. Fully competent in own area of expertise. May have project lead role, including supervising lower level personnel.
BS or MS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. Minimum 2 years technical writing experience.
Candidates for this position are expected to present a personal portfolio of illustrative writing samples, which may consist of partial PDF or HTML files.
Examples are for evaluation purposes only and will be returned or destroyed. Oracle warrants that it will not use, copy, or display such examples for its own purposes.
Detailed Description and Job Requirements
Creates, develops, plans, writes and edits operational, instructional, maintenance, test or user manuals for paper, multimedia or web-
based publications. Contributes to the timely design, production and delivery / completion of product documentation and document sets.
As a member of the technical writing division, you will write, review and produce single books or individual chapters, appendices, etc.
of product user documentation and / or courseware. Obtain data and information from the appropriate source e.g. technical staff and exercise judgment within defined procedures and practices to determine appropriate action.
Duties and tasks are standard with some variation; displays understanding of roles, processes and procedures. Performs moderately complex problem solving with assistance and guidance in understanding and applying company policies and processes.
BS degree or equivalent experience relevant to functional area. 1 year of software engineering or related experience.As part of Oracle's employment process candidates will be required to successfully complete a pre-
employment screening process. This will involve identity and employment verification, professional references, education verification and professional qualifications and memberships (if applicable).