Technical Writer (NL)


Your job in a nutshell

As Technical Writer you will be part of a team that is responsible for the quality and technical administrative support of our product development projects. You will support in the compilation and maintenance of documentation required for regulatory compliance for our projects and products.


You will participate as Technical Writer in multidisciplinary development teams of experts, that consist of scientists, lab technicians, study coordinators, software engineers and the QA/RA department.  To meet our high development standards for medical devices, an eQMS (electronic Quality Management System) is in place and you will contribute to the administration of the documents it contains.


Developing and implementing company standards and protocols for all user documentation provided with products, such as developer guides, system administrator guides, installation guides, API references, online help and others.


Together we ensure the validation and implementation of clinically relevant scientific discoveries into reliable medical diagnostic assays for diagnosis, prognosis and drug effectiveness prediction that will ultimately contribute to improved patient care.  


You have

  • a Bachelor or Master degree in a technical engineering area.

  • 2 - 5 years of experience in writing technical documentation, preferably in the life science industry.

  • knowledge of and hands on experience with one or more of the following:

    • Writing and executing against product development plans

    • Developing technical content (product descriptions, user guides, online help, technical training and others) and/or reviewing documentation written by developers (content and/or grammatical correctness)

    • Reviewing GUI (graphical user interface) text elements.

    • Verifying accuracy, completeness, consistency and maintainability of technical content by reviewing content against builds and/or internal releases.

  • Familiarity with quality systems and/or eQMS.

  • strong analytical skills and creative approach to problem solving.

  • an excellent command in written and spoken English (pre).

  • a hands-on mentality and result oriented attitude.

  • an entrepreneurial mind-set and are able to work in an environment with high quality standards.

  • the ability to motivate the team and manage both internal and external collaborations.

  • affinity with our corporate quotes (must).


We offer

  • a full-time position, a market competitive salary and market competitive secondary conditions of employment.

  • opportunities for personal growth.

  • the best of two worlds: a career in life sciences at an innovative biotech company with the emphasis on clinical diagnostics in close collaboration with an academic environment.

  • the ability to serve society with science based solutions.


At SkylineDx

we live to make a difference. It is our mission to improve a patient’s quality of life by enabling them to benefit from personal insights at the genomic level of their disease. That means we are continuously innovating the world of gene signature-based diagnostic testing. That also means we have a unique blend of characteristics. We have our soft side. Our culture is oftentimes described as familial, warm, loyal and highly engaged. We have our rational side where exact sciences are driving our mission. And when needed our passionate side surfaces to clear the way so we can serve society with science based solutions.


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Do apply!

Send your resume and motivation letter to Jenevieve Haas (HR) at If you have questions or want more information, don’t hesitate to contact us. You’ll find the contact details here on our website. We will make sure it lands on the right desk!