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Suzhou, CN

Date:  Sep 12, 2021
Job ID:  962

Technical Writer, Healthcare China

Barco designs technology that makes everyday life a little better. Seeing beyond the image, we develop sight, sound, and sharing solutions to help you work together, share insights, and wow audiences. Our focus is on three core markets: Enterprise (from meeting and control rooms to corporate spaces), Healthcare (from the radiology department to the operating room), and Entertainment (from movie theaters to live events and attractions). With a team of over 3,300 employees, located all around the globe, we realized sales of 770.01 million euro in 2020. 

Key Responsibilities:


  • Develop, organize, write and maintain user documentation, including user guides, installation manuals, service manuals, in-product help, etc.
  • Design high-quality product illustrations to more clearly communicate abstract procedures.
  • Gather and analyze technical and product information from various sources to document new or changing product functionality.
  • Test both the product and its documentation for accuracy, consistency and usability. Proactively suggest product improvements.
  • Regular use of a component content management system (CCMS) to manage the lifecycle of technical documentation including draft, review, translation and publish phases.
  • Assist in planning, scheduling, and tracking documentation work to meet product release dates and client deliverables.
  • Provide engineering logistics support, liaise with cross-functional stakeholders to ensure the timely progress for R&D materials from PR stage to goods delivery.
  • Support on ECR & relevant activities.
  • Other tasks assigned by the team leader.


Qualification and skills:


  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, Communications, English, Journalism, or proven experience working in a technical writing position.
  • Excellent knowledge of English.
  • Strong writing and editing skills.
  • Very strong analytical skills and ability to translate complex, technical information into easily understandable and clear user instructions.
  • Talent in showing ideas graphically. Experience with vector and raster graphics editors. Knowledge of CAD software.
  • Knowledge of single-source structured authoring and component content management systems.
  • Ability to work with technical writing tools.
  • Strong communication, coordination & problem solving skills.
  • SAP experience is a plus.