Technical Writer - Cook Medical
Cook Medical - Bloomington, IN

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Medical Product Manufacturing
Since 1963, Cook Group companies have been among the leaders in developing healthcare devices that have improved lives around the world. COOK remains at the forefront of medical research and worldwide sales of products for endovascular therapy, critical care medicine, general surgery, diagnostic and interventional procedures, bioengineered tissue replacement and regeneration, gastroenterology and endoscopy procedures, urology, and obstetrics and gynecology. COOK is a global company with a global focus - and a global future.

Primary Function :
The Technical Writing Specialist coordinates with the IT support team to assist in planning, requirements/analysis, verification, and maintenance of multiple solutions within the Cook global organization. The Technical Writing Specialist also elicits the business needs of the customer to help determine solutions to complex business problems.

Essential Job Functions/ Duties:
• Assist/participate in system testing and support to increase effectiveness
of new changes or modifications
• Create/execute test plans and scripts to determine optimal performance
• Conduct analysis of client business processes and functional
• Prepare documentation to communicate/validate the information
• Analyze data, evaluate existing application products, and recommend
solutions that support business processes and functional requirements
• Participate in cross-functional task forces to identify and document
requirements, work flow, information sources and distribution paths
• Apply technical and business knowledge to analyze client requirements
in project areas such as IT testing and product acceptance, new
business operating models with innovative approaches to IT solutions
support, market research of emerging or available product functionality,
and operational readiness assessment
• Gather source material through research, meetings/interviews with
stakeholders, or other independent means to stay abreast of
documentation needs and updates
• Capture baseline and target requirements and architecture across the
business, information and technology domains
• Facilitate/attend meetings that drive completion of required deliverables
• Must work and interact effectively and professionally with and for others
throughout various levels of the global organization
• Must strictly adhere to safety requirements
• Maintain regular and punctual attendance
• Must maintain company quality and quantity standards
• Must have effective oral, written and presentation communication skills
• Excellent problem solving skills and ability to work in collaborative and
independent work situations and environments with minimal supervision
• Ability to remain calm and receptive in fast paced situations

Minimum Work Experience/ Educational Requirments:
• Bachelor degree in IS or related field; or experience of such kind and amount as to provide a comparable background
• Minimum 4 years experience in the software or information systems industry
• Experience in Business Analysis, Technical Writing, Software Testing, Systems Development Methodolgies and Process Improvement is preferred
• Demonstrated analytical, problem solving, and documentation skills
• Experience using and demonstrating organizational skills

Physical Requirments/ Work Environment:
• Works under general office environmental conditions.
• Sitting for extended periods, utilizes close visual acuity for working with
computers, etc.

Our Benefits
  • Base Salary
  • Teamwork bonus
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan with company match
  • Profit sharing
  • Medical, dental, and vision
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Flexible spending account
  • Educational assistance/reimbursement

    Cook is an Equal Opportunity Employer

About this company
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Belonging to the Cook Medical division of the Cook Group, Cook Incorporated makes thousands of medical devices and related items. Its...