Jr. Technical Writer-Contract-Onsite in Foster City, Ca


The technical writer will create and update the technical documentation associated with the following:

  • Service remove/replace and vehicle maintenance procedures 
  • Diagnostics/troubleshooting and wiring harness information
  • Software programming and post-repair bring-up
  • Fleet upgrade and rework procedures
  • Technical service bulletins
  • First responder documentation
  • Vehicle Owner’s Manual


  • 2-5 years experience as a technical writer or 5+ years experience as Automotive Repair or Diagnostic Technician
  • Proficiency with Google Suite and MS Office suite
  • Experience with topic-based writing concepts
  • Markup language experience (HTML, XML, or DITA XML)
  • Strong written and oral communication skills, and cross-functional teamwork skills
  • Exhibit high attention to detail and safety acumen
  • Ability to multi-task and manage workload to achieve project deliverable deadlines 
  • Self-starter and ability to approach the role with a can-do, team player attitude 

Bonus Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree with focus in Technical Writing or Automotive Technology
  • Previous Automotive OEM service manual authoring experience
  • Experience with software used; Oxygen XML (DITA), JIRA, Github, Confluence, Adobe Creative Suite, CATIA 3DX

Pay Range: 35-38/hr.

Please send resume to kjohnson@nelsonconnects.com


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