Life Scientist as Technical Writer (m/w/d)

MetaSystems is a leading global provider of software and systems for microscopy image processing and analysis, fully automated scanning, and evaluation of microscopy-based samples from biology and medicine. We have been continuously successful in this field for almost 35 years and develop all our products in close contact with our customers. At our headquarters in Altlussheim, Germany (not far from Heidelberg) and at the branch offices in the USA, China, Italy, India and Argentina, approximately 120 employees are working together.

Activities and responsibilities

Your tasks:
  • Develop comprehensive and user-friendly training plans for our employees, for the staff of our foreign offices, and for our resellers, meeting the needs of the target audience
  • Create professional training materials that meet organizational standards in close cooperation with product specialists, sales staff, software development, and marketing
  • Create application-related explanatory texts for the sale, marketing and documentation of our products
  • Develop and maintain detailed databases of appropriate reference materials
  • Keep existing materials regularly updated and maintained
  • Develop and implement an eLearning concept taking into account the special requirements for manufacturers of medical devices within the framework of the EU Medical Device Directive (MDR).

Qualification profile

We expect:
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills in English with a keen eye for detail
  • Ability to quickly grasp complex technical concepts and make them easily understandable in text and pictures
  • University degree in biology, biotechnology, or a related field
  • Very good communication skills
  • Very good processes analytical skills
  • Proficiency in MS Office, Photoshop or similar
We appreciate:
  • Further languages (spoken and written): preferentially German, French, Spanish
  • Experience working with the following tools:
    Confluence/JIRA, HTML, VTiger, PHP
  • Experience working with microscopy
  • Previous industry experience as an effective technical writer

We offer

  • An interesting secure position in an interdisciplinary working environment
  • The chance to contribute to the development of internationally leading products
  • An open and communicative workspace
  • Competitive compensation

Send application to

Interested? Applications with indication of the possible starting date and your salary expectation to:

career@metasystems.de
Dr. Andreas Plesch
MetaSystems Hard & Software GmbH
Robert-Bosch-Str. 6, 68804 Altlussheim

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About MetaSystems GmbH Hard & Software

MetaSystems is a leading global provider of software and systems for microscopy image processing and analysis, fully automated scanning, and evaluation of microscopy-based samples from biology and medicine. We have been continuously successful in this field for almost 35 years and develop all our products in close contact with our customers. At our headquarters in Altlussheim, Germany (not far...
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