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Technischer Redakteur Servicedokumentation (m/w/d), befristet 30.06.2020 in Mannheim, Germany at Leica Microsystems

Date Posted: 3/11/2019

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Job ID: LEI004621

About Us

Leica Microsystems is a world leader in microscopes and scientific instruments. Founded as a family business in the nineteenth century, the company’s history was marked by unparalleled innovation on its way to becoming a global enterprise.  Its historically close cooperation with the scientific community is the key to Leica Microsystems’ tradition of innovation, which draws on users’ ideas and creates solutions tailored to their requirements. At the global level, Leica Microsystems is organized in three divisions, all of which are among the leaders in their respective fields: the Life Science Division, Industry Division, and Medical Division. Leica Microsystems has seven major plants and product development sites around the world. The company is represented in over 100 countries, has sales and service organizations in 20 countries, and an international network of distribution partners. Its headquarters are located in Wetzlar, Germany.

Leica Microsystems, Inc offers a broad array of comprehensive, competitive benefit programs that add value to associates' and their families' lives. Whether it's a health care program or paid time off, our programs contribute to life beyond the job. 

Leica Microsystems, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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  • Übernahme von Dokumentationsprojekten, eigenständige Planung und fristgerechte Umsetzung
  • Erstellen und Aktualisieren von verständlichen, normenkonformen Servicedokumenten
  • Bearbeiten von Fotos und 3D-Zeichnungen zur Einbindung in Dokumentation
  • Erstellen von Unterlagen und multimedialen Inhalten (Videos, Screencasts und E-Learnings) für Servicetrainings
  • Enge Zusammenarbeit mit Servicetechnikern, Entwicklern, Marketingmitarbeitern und anderen Fachabteilungen
  • Koordinieren von Übersetzungen sowie eigenständige Englisch-Übersetzung von kürzeren Texten
  • Mitwirken bei Erstellung einer konsistenten Leica-Terminologie
  • Mitarbeit bei der Weiterentwicklung von Dokumentationswerkzeugen und –prozessen
  • Ansprechpartner für Fragen betreffend Dokumentation

Job Requirements


  • Erfolgreicher Abschluss eines kommunikations-/sprachwissenschaftlichen Studiums oder naturwissenschaftlich-technischen Studiums (z.B. Medizintechnik) oder als Technischer Redakteur
  • Berufserfahrung im Bereich technische Dokumentation wünschenswert
  • Sehr gute Englisch- und Deutschkenntnisse, gutes Ausdrucksvermögen
  • Schnelle Auffassungsgabe und gutes technisches Verständnis
  • Sicherer Umgang mit Office- und Bildbearbeitungssoftware
  • Teamfähigkeit, strukturiertes Arbeiten unter Zeitvorgaben
  • Wünschenswert: Kenntnisse im Bereich von Mikroskopie, mikroskopischen Applikationen

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 67,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $18.3B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% over 20 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.