Technical Writer Jobs in California
DRS Technologies Inc San Francisco, CA
DRS Technologies, Inc. DRS Technologies is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security. Headquartered in Arlington, VA, th...
. A Technical Writer position is available in the Palo Alto area courtesy of Adecco Engineering and Technology. OUr client is seeking a passionate, team-oriented, Technical Writer who will be responsible for working in collaboration with Subject Matter Experts and team members to develop and improve technical documentation. Create, update and revise technical documentation, including research, an...
This position delivers Cepheid’s Product Labeling and end-user instructions in the form of Package Inserts, Operator’s Manuals, Service Manuals, Training Materials for Field Applications, Installation Procedures and handbooks for distributors. These publications follow style guides and meet FDA regulations and/or CE mark specifications. The Technical Writer also works with an outside vendor for mu...
Position: Technical Writer Location: San Jose, CA Duration: 6+ months Duties and Responsibilities: · Work on emerging media solutions, applications and services for both domestic and international markets, covering an array of Company products and features · Partner with a broad range of Company internal teams to document what it takes to make our customers happy and our service representativ...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking a Technical Writer for their Emeryville, California (CA) location. This is a great opportunity but a temporary position with this company. Position Description: The Technical Writer is responsible for planning, developing, organizing, writing and editing operational, software, maintenance, test procedures and/ or manuals. May research, develop, and docume...
We are working with our client in identifying a Technical Writer to write various types of documentation, including how-to guides, references, manuals, or instructions and to create a next generation web site based on the client’s technologies. In this role, you will Create, develop and maintain the team web sites pages Create project team sites pages and deliver to project manager requirements...
Responsibilities: Work on emerging media solutions, applications and services for both domestic and international markets, covering an array of consumer device products and features Partner with a broad range of internal teams to document what it takes to make our customers happy and our service representatives successful Create and maintain a 'best in class' suite of knowledge, including devel...
Seeking a Technical Writer to work closely with Subject Matter Experts and fellow writers to revise existing DITA-authored, task-based documentation and write new content for new product features. Duties and Responsibilities: Revising, creating, and, where applicable, indexing product-related documentation (deployment guides, user manuals, context-sensitive help, release notes, and so on). Writ...
Technical Writer Location: South San Francisco, CA Duration: 4 months Duties: - Develops scientific/technical/marketing content for delivery in a variety of formats - Researches, drafts or revises content, routes content for input, and finalizes content for delivery to customers - Simultaneously handles multiple deliverables - Works under supervision of a lead writer or manager Accountabil...
Technical writer experience 7 to 10 yrs Technical domain Experience: on Tech Writing on Google / cloud based application is great plus. As minimum should be experienced Technical Writer on Java based applications. Functional domain: Procurement and contract management systems, pharma experience is great plus. ----- “Tech Mahindra is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We promote and supp...
Experis, ManpowerGroup, specializes in working with talented professionals across the globe to support many industries and verticals. Currently Experis is working with one of our leading Fortune 500 clients to find a Technical Writer with experience in writing technical documentation in networking technology or related software. Technical Writer 6 month+ contract San Jose, CA Requirements: - ...
Title: Technical Writer Work Location: Fremont, CA Length: 6+ months Job Duties: Creates, develops, plans, writes and edits operational, instructional, maintenance or test procedures for paper, multimedia or web-based publication. Conducts interviews with various users and technical staff to gather data for documentation. Researches and translates technical information into manuals and/or we...
Intacct makes small and midsized businesses (SMBs) and CPA firms more productive and improves company performance by providing award winning cloud computing financial management and accounting applications. We are the preferred provider of financial applications for AICPA (the trade association of the accounting profession) and focus only on one thing – delivering the most comprehensive cloud fina...
HSQ is seeking a Technical Writer to develop and organize documentation and training material for our products. The successful applicant will also play a role in the development of technical proposals. Your responsibilites include: Maintain existing product documentation, much of which is kept as MS Word and Adobe Framemaker formats Develop new product documentation by working with a fabulous s...
CliniComp, Intl. is looking for a Technical and Documentation Writer with a penchant for clearly describing complex systems and concepts. The successful candidate will work with a world class team to develop technical documentation, architectural schematics, white papers, and other documents on our current and next generation of electronic health records. The role will involve working independentl...
Interact with Engineers, R&D and Production personnel to create and update Work Instructions, Work Flows, Process Maps, User Guides, Training materials and manuals for production, maintenance and engineering use. Specific duties include, but not limited to: • Write, create and update detailed manufacturing operational procedures and documents. • Create validation and qualification protocols and...
From secure cell phones to airliner flight systems, the world is built with Green Hills Software. Green Hills Software is the leading provider of software tools and operating systems used to build high-reliability systems that millions of people depend on every day. When you drive a car, send a message, print an article, or board a plane, you rely on the work of thousands of programmers and design...
Essential Data Corporation is the nationwide leader in Technical Writing, Training Development, Business Analysis and Business Intelligence services. An 8(a) certified, woman-owned small business, Essential Data has been providing the highest quality, most cost-effective services across a wide variety of industries in both the public and private sector for more than 25 years. We are looking for a ...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking a Technical Writer for their Los angeles, CA location. This is a great opportunity but a temporary position with this company. Create, revise, and maintain technical documents that aid in the production of parts and assemblies, which conform to type design and specifications. Apply knowledge of processes and materials; including fabrication, machining, an...
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Some College Coursework Completed
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Interprets technology by producing written descriptions and instructions.
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Administrative Writing Skills
Attention to Detail
Comprehends technology by observing production and use; interviewing engineers and designers; studying blueprints, sketches, drawings, specifications, parts lists, mock-ups, samples, etc.
Obtains approval of interpretation by submitting draft for approval.
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