TECHNICAL WRITER

Technical Writer, Analyze IT project requirements
Contract Corp-To-Corp, Contract Independent, Contract W2
Competitive
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

TECHNICAL WRITER

(Temporary or Contract)

The Health Plan of San Mateo is seeking an experienced IT Technical Writer.   The ideal candidate will demonstrate the ability to produce high quality documentation that meets applicable standards and is appropriate for its intended audience.   Ability to work effectively with internal teams to obtain in-depth understanding of processes and designs and translate into appropriate documentation.

The essential functions include:

  • Analyze IT project requirements to determine types of documents needed.
  • Gather feedback from teams and contribute to documentation scale and evolution.
  • Plan, design, research, write and edit a range of documents including user guides, manuals, technical specifications, training materials and policies.
  • Edit existing written documentation to create unified and consistent documents.
  • Develop documentation project plans and timelines.

Candidates must have the following skills and qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field.
  • Minimum of three (3) years demonstrated success as a Technical Writer.
  • Previous experience in healthcare or managed care is preferred.
  • Ability to work cooperatively with others as well as independently.
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to produce accurate and precise work while meeting deadlines.
  • Knowledge of workflow design and documentation methodologies.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.

This opportunity is temporary or/and contract with an initial estimate of 3 months but may be extended based on business needs. Number of and hours of work may fluctuate depending on the workload during any given time period.   Flexibility to work onsite or remotely may be considered. Candidates selected for an interview may be expected to produce samples of previously completed work. 

To be considered for this opportunity mail, fax or email your resume along with a cover letter that includes your expectations for compensation to:

Health Plan of San Mateo

Human Resources Department

801 Gateway Blvd.

South San Francisco, CA 94080  

FAX: 650-616-8039

careers@hpsm.org

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801 Gateway Blvd., Ste 100 South San Francisco, CA, 94080

Dice Id : RTL268053
Position Id : 322750
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