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Technical Writing Manager

  • Competitive
  • California
  • Permanent

Technical Writing Manager - California, USA

Company Overview:

Our client is a leading global manufacturer of genomics instruments and reagents, dedicated to advancing scientific research and innovation in the field of life sciences. With a strong commitment to quality, excellence, and customer satisfaction, our client is at the forefront of developing cutting-edge technologies that empower researchers worldwide.

Role Overview:

Our client is seeking a talented and experienced Technical Writing Manager to join their dynamic team in California. As the Technical Writing Manager, you will be responsible for leading a team of technical writers and content creators to produce high-quality documentation and marketing content that effectively communicates the features, benefits, and applications of our client's products and solutions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and manage a team of technical writers and content creators, providing guidance, support, and mentorship to ensure the delivery of high-quality documentation and marketing content.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including product management, marketing, and R&D, to gather technical information and insights to develop comprehensive and accurate product documentation.
  • Develop and implement content strategies and standards to ensure consistency, clarity, and accuracy across all technical documentation and marketing materials.
  • Manage the creation and maintenance of technical documentation, including user manuals, application notes, product specifications, and troubleshooting guides.
  • Oversee the development of marketing content, including website content, product brochures, case studies, and white papers, to support product launches and promotional campaigns.
  • Drive the adoption of best practices and tools for content creation, management, and distribution, including content management systems (CMS), authoring tools, and version control systems.
  • Ensure that all documentation and marketing materials comply with relevant industry standards, regulations, and guidelines.
  • Monitor and analyze key performance metrics, such as content engagement, user feedback, and customer satisfaction, to optimize content effectiveness and drive continuous improvement.


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in technical communications, marketing, or a related field.
  • Proven experience in technical communications, content creation, or related roles, preferably in the life sciences or biotechnology industry.
  • Strong leadership and management skills, with a track record of successfully leading teams and driving results in a fast-paced and collaborative environment.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to translate complex technical information into clear, concise, and engaging content.
  • Proficiency in content management systems (CMS), authoring tools, and other relevant software applications.
  • Knowledge of genomics, molecular biology, or related fields is a plus.

If you are a passionate and driven individual with a strong background in technical communications and a desire to make a meaningful impact in the life sciences industry, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity. Our client offers competitive compensation and benefits packages, as well as opportunities for professional growth and development. Join us in shaping the future of genomics research and innovation! Apply now with your updated resume and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and qualifications. We look forward to hearing from you!

Thomas Jones Head of Genomics & Proteomics

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