Job Listing Description

Technical Writer

PDS Tech is seeking candidates for a Technical Writer position in Philadelphia, PA

Position Summary

As contingent Technical Writer in the Digital Science business, you will collaborate with a Lead Technical Writer and extended development teams to produce high-quality user documentation to be delivered with the Company's software. You will work directly with a Lead Technical Writer on the project and follow our internal quality management system, using a variety of tools to create, revise, and review product user documentation. You will collaborate with extended team members to discuss, plan and execute the documentation work to support a variety of project deliverables.


Specific Tasks

  • Collaborate with the software engineering team to gather information.
  • Create new and update existing content for product user documentation following the prescribed documentation standards and processes in place.
  • Execute technical and editorial reviews on new and revised content.
  • Assist in project management activities as necessary.


Skills Required




  • Degree in Technical Communication, Computer Science, Chemistry or related field with an emphasis on technical documentation or equivalent years of relevant experience.
  • Minimum of 2+ years as a technical author in a software development environment.
  • Experience in writing instructional, training or presentation material in a scientific environment.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft® Windows® platforms.



  • Knowledge of LIMS, SDMS, ELN, and LES.
  • Understanding of cloud-based applications/services.
  • Experience working in a software development environment.


Personal Skills Required

  • Flexible and proactive with the ability to work in an environment of constant change.
  • Ability to work alone or as a member of a team.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Highly organized.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Ability to work to deadlines, estimate work, and escalate issues as appropriate.  

Job Number: 2010122952
Job Location: Philadelphia, PA
Duration: 7 months
Input Date: 12/15/2020
Last Updated: 01/21/2021
Attention: Clyde Callwood
Address: 3922 COCONUT PALM DR STE 100
City, State: TAMPA, FL 33601
800 Phone: 866/224-2745

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