Waters Corporation

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Senior Technical Writer

Senior Technical Writer

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Waters Division
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Temporary Full-Time
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Company Description

For over 50 years, Waters Corporation has developed innovative analytical science solutions to support customer discoveries, operations, performance, and regulatory compliance. Specifically, the company designs, manufactures, sells, and services high performance liquid chromatography, ultra performance liquid chromatography, and mass spectrometry technology systems and support products primarily in the United States, Europe, Japan, and Asia. Our innovations enable significant advancements within the pharmaceutical, life science, biochemical, industrial, food safety, environmental, academic and government industries. Waters is a publicly traded corporation (NYSE:WAT) with more than 6,500 employees and is represented in more than 100 countries around the world.



Waters Romania located in Brasov is the largest site that is part of the Waters Informatics business. Our site is one of the fastest growing and most dedicated to creating revolutionary,  impactful software and services that customers love! We are proud and passionate software engineers and we are working as one team with scientists around the world to solve unique problems in analytical technologies that are used to measure the chemical, physical and biological composition of materials in a range of industries- increasingly this is driven by machine learning, big data analytics and complex algorithms meaning we need the best computer scientists available. If you feel that application of software engineering should make a difference in the world we live in, you should get in touch with us today!


Job Purpose


The Senior Technical Writer researches, plans, schedules and produces technical documentation in various electronic formats for a global audience. This individual works with minimal supervision as a contributing member of the international Technical Communications department, which is a multidisciplinary team that develops content to supportWaters’ laboratory instrumentation and related software






  •  Independently write and manage accurate, concise, and well-written technical content in various electronic formats for a global audience.
  • Follow content development, editorial, localization, and regulatory processes.
  • Collaborate as a member of cross-functional project teams by attending meetings, interacting with subject matter experts, and establishing and maintaining good working relationships with all Waters employees.
  • Adapt to new authoring tools and processes.
  • Participate in and coordinate multi-writer projects.
  • Mentor and train junior technical writers.
  • Suggest and support improvements to corporate and departmental procedures and tools.
  • Identify and escalate potential project risks.
  • Encourage team collaboration.
  • Represent the Technical Communications department at project meetings.


  • Bachelor’s degree or relevant experience.
  • Either a scientific background or prior technical writing experience.
  • Ability to write technical or scientific content.
  • Demonstrated ability to acquire product knowledge and learn new technologies.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Capability to represent Waters Technical Communications in a professional manner.
  • Demonstrated experience authoring content for localization.
  • Demonstrated usability knowledge.