• Technical Writer II

    Danaher CorporationMiami, FL 33126

    Job #1295058529

  • The ideal candidate will be able to gather requirements for, plan, and implement technologies supporting technical publications production activities. This person will effectively interpret detailed information and present it in the appropriate manner, drive projects from scheduling and planning, content development and management, and draft reviews through final edit, approval, and release. Excellent grammar, spelling, editing, organization, teamwork, and written and verbal communication skills are a must. Qualifications:+ 2+ years' experience as a Technical Communicator/Writer+ Bachelor's or Master's degree in the Life Sciences, English, Journalism, or a related field+ Experience authoring in Adobe FrameMaker 9.x.x or above for Windows, with structured FrameMaker 9.0 (XML) or Madcap Flare preferred+ Must have advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office - Word, PowerPoint and Excel+ Experience in managing translation projects and content management systems are a plus.+ Strong troubleshooting skills in XML, DITA, and localization.+ Position will be based in Miami, FL or Indianapolis, IN.Essential behaviors and responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:+ Must have excellent writing skills and grammatical ability+ Must have strong attention to detail+ Must be a self-starter, able to work independently+ Excellent people and communication skills+ Ability to quickly learn new complex technologies+ Excellent problem solver and a strong team player+ Ability to manage multiple projects with competing deadlines+ Background in the Life Sciences/Medical Device industry is a plusDanaher Corporation and all Danaher Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The "EEO is the Law" poster is available here.