Technical Writer – Independent Contractor

87508, Santa Fe
Jun 21, 2018
Science/R&D, Chemistry
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type

Technical Writer – Independent Contractor-Time/Salary

Location: Santa Fe, New Mexico

Education: BSc degree in a physics, chemistry or a related scientific field

Experience: 5 or more years of relevant experience

Travel: NA

Job Description:

  • Reorganize existing applications documentation for consistency of style and ease of use
  • Modify existing applications documentation to reflect the latest changes in the applications
  • Work with application developers to produce new/missing documentation
  • Produce electronic documentation 
  • This project will involve approximately 150 hours of work and should be concluded by November 1, 2018.

Please note that this is not a remote-work position.  You must be able to come into the office periodically to meet with the team members.


  • BSc degree in a physics, chemistry or a related scientific field
  • Proven experience working as a technical writer
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Able to write in explanatory and procedural styles for multiple audiences
  • Skilled at prioritization and multi-tasking 
  • Proficiency in Sphinx is a PLUS, but not required.

Application Contact Information:

To apply please Email cover letter and resume to: .  ** Please include your hourly charge in your cover letter. 

Or mail to:
OpenEye Scientific Software Recruiting 
9 Bisbee Court, Suite D 
Santa Fe, NM 87508