Website Medstudy Medstudy Corporation

MedStudy is recruiting Copyeditors who will compare and align medical content across different products, work closely with subject matter experts, tag content per DITA (XML) guidelines, and copyedit the medical content. This position requires a high level of reading comprehension. The positions are full-time and can be fully remote. To apply, forward resume and letter of interest.

Responsibilities:

Compare content submitted by subject matter experts across different products
Identify content discrepancies
Construct queries and communicate with subject matter experts about content discrepancies
Edit/revise medical content upon query resolution
Assist physician writers and editors during the content creation process, utilizing substantive and developmental editing skills
Tag styling in DITA (XML) to ensure correct rendering into print and digital products
Identify mechanical and organizational errors within the content according to MedStudy’s editorial style guide and Chicago Manual of Style
Copyedit and proof medical content in oXygen and a custom content management system for functionality, sentence structure, grammar, spelling, and punctuation
Perform layout reviews of print products in InDesign and PDF
Conduct audits of digital products
Use project checklists
Assist with and contribute to research and development efforts
Attend and contribute to regular standup meetings, sprint planning, and retro meetings
Interview process includes assessments such as Watson, DiSC, and in-house copyediting assessment.

Compensation: $25–$30 hourly
Hiring in: Alabama, Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, North Carolina, South Carolina, Washington, Pennsylvania

Education/Experience:

Required:
At least 1 year experience in copyediting or similar experience
High level of reading comprehension
Minimum of a Bachelor’s level degree or equivalent work experience
Excellent verbal and written communication
Ability to learn new technologies quickly

Preferred:
Experience comparing and aligning content across different products
Experience with Chicago Manual of Style
Experience tagging content in XML/html
Research and Development experience

To apply for this job email your details to dquison@medstudy.com