Tech Writer-Data Management in Cambridge, MA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 6/5/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  855571


Apex Systems combines with parent company On Assignment (NYSE: ASGN) to make it the 2nd largest IT staffing agency in the country. Apex has an opportunity for a Tech Writer – Data Management for a client in Cambridge, MA. The details for the opportunity are below. If interested in speaking about it further please send an updated resume in MS Word format to Haley Nolan,


Here are the details:

Apex ID#: 854592

Position: Tech Writer - Data Management

Location: Cambridge, MA

Duration: 1+ year contract

Rate: Negotiable based on experience



Technical Writer is responsible for supporting key activities within Data Management that are related to the writing of controlled and internal documentation, defining and creating business processes, and generating training and learning content.


Principal Accountabilities:

1. Technical Writing:

• Work with Data Management and cross-functional SMEs to generate standard operating procedures, job aids and other types of controlled documentation to support required Data Management functions while adhering to the current global regulatory regulations, guidelines and best practices

• Provide technical writing assistance with documents to ensure quality, compliance and consistency of writing

2. Process Mapping:

• Work with Data Management and cross-functional SMEs to generate process maps that document work processes

• Work with teams to create supplemental information to support use of process maps

3. Learning Content:

• Work with Data Management SMEs to identify audience, establish training requirements and generate interactive training materials on required topics

4. SharePoint:

• Maintain all suites of documents on SharePoint in an organized manner



• Bachelor’s degree required

• 5+ years relevant work experience in pharmaceuticals, biotech, CRO or related field

• Strong organizational and project management skills

• Ability to work independently

• Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment

• Strong interpersonal, communication, diplomacy, and presentation skills

• Proficient in Microsoft Office suite of applications

• Demonstrated attention to detail

• Knowledge of pharmaceutical regulations and requirements (ie, cGCP)

• Experience writing controlled documents and generating learning content

• Experience leading process mapping and process improvement activities

• Ability to establish effective business relationships

• Solid understanding of Data Management principles such as study initiation, maintenance and close-out, database build, implementation, and lock, SAS development, coding dictionaries, data querying and cleaning, blinding/unblinding, and archival are all preferred



For this opportunity, you will also be eligible for benefits through Apex for the contract period, a W2 hourly rate, weekly pay, and direct deposit


Apex Systems Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and encourages female and minority applicants to apply










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