**Medical – Technical Writer (San Diego, CA)**

US, US, CA – San Diego

Minimum Level of Education Required:Bachelors Degree

Percentage of Travel:Up to 10%

Location:CA – San Diego

Ref#:101085

**Job Description**

**The Medical-Technical Writer is** key in generating and delivering medical writing in support of our research, scientific, and regulatory efforts in orthopedic / orthopedic spine devices and related areas. You will have direct interaction with the Medical Affairs, Quality Assurance, and Regulatory Affairs teams for both content development and review functions. Because you’re an expert in post-market medical writing, clinical concepts, practices, and procedures, we’ll rely on your experience and judgment to develop appropriate venue-specific literature reviews and research summaries and writing within clinical evaluation reports (CERs) in support of compliance to EU MDR.

**Additional Responsibilities/Requirements:**

+ Organize and conduct medical and technical writing of clinical evaluation reports (CERs) in support of compliance to EU MDR

+ Support medical writing efforts for post-market clinical follow up (PMCF) plan generation and summary (clinical study reports)

+ Work cross-functionally to ensure adherence to submission and company-driven deadlines

+ Produce a full range of medical writing in accordance with the needs of the customer and organization with considerations for the target audience, target publication (including adherence to formatting guidelines), publication medium, and level of design/creativity

+ Be a key collaborator with the biostatistics and data management team for complete results interpretation and to ensure the delivery of accurate and relevant output, demonstrating advanced problem solving ability

+ Achieve editorial excellence, producing clear, accurate, grammatically correct, and creatively written work for a variety of audiences

+ Proactively communicate, as the primary liaison, with all relevant parties and manage medical writing projects to external and internal timelines and deadlines

+ Demonstrate a high level of product and procedure knowledge to support research-related questions and independently provide internal/external training as necessary

+ Assist research and other project team members in additional responsibilities as required

**Basic Qualifications**

+ Bachelor’s degree in Life Science, Biological Science, or related discipline

+ 2+ years of experience as a medical/technical writer in a healthcare-related field/industry

+ Experience writing or assisting writing CERs

+ Strong understanding and comprehension of medical terminology

+ Proven experience with and understanding of basic post-market study operations, data management, data analysis, and medical writing principles

+ Required: Strong proficiency with Endnote (or equivalent), MS Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint), scientific search engines (PubMed, Google Scholar), and image production software (Photoshop)

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Graduate degree

+ Experience in a clinical or industry setting with study experience focused on Spine, Orthopedics, or Medical Devices

+ Working knowledge of statistical analysis software (SAS, SPSS, JMP, R, or equivalent) and diagnostic image analysis software (PACS)

NuVasive is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. The “EEO is the Law” poster options are available here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm . NuVasive’s EEO policy is available here at https://www.nuvasive.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/COP-NUV-HR0004-7.pdf .

**About NuVasive**

NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA) is the leader in spine technology innovation, focused on transforming spine surgery and beyond with minimally disruptive, procedurally integrated solutions designed to deliver reproducible and clinically-proven surgical outcomes. The Company’s portfolio includes access instruments, implantable hardware, biologics, software systems for surgical planning, navigation and imaging solutions, magnetically adjustable implant systems for spine and orthopedics, and intraoperative monitoring service offerings.With more than $1 billion in revenues, NuVasive has approximately 2,600 employees and operates in more than 50 countries serving surgeons, hospitals and patients. For more information, please visit www.nuvasive.com at http://www.nuvasive.com/ .

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NuVasive is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. The “EEO is the Law” poster options are available here at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm .

Nuvasive is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you are an individual with a disability who requires reasonable accommodation to complete any part of our application process, including the use of this website, please contact us at careers@nuvasive.com.

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