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Technical Writer (f/m/d)

Elektrobit Automotive GmbH, Erlangen

Job description

For future mobility concepts and in-car user experience, software is set to play an even more decisive role. Elektrobit (EB) is a visionary global supplier of embedded and connected software products and services for the automotive industry with more than 3400 employees worldwide. For over 30 years now, we have been developing pioneering technologies for automated driving, new vehicle infrastructures, connected cars, and user experience. We are a wholly owned subsidiary of Continental AG.

At Elektrobit we are working toward a world in which mobility causes zero fatalities, produces low emissions, and transforms your commute into quality time. In our collaboration with our customers, including Audi, BMW, Daimler, Ford, GM, Volkswagen Group, Volvo, and many more, we live and breathe our passion for automotive software and for the mobility of tomorrow.

Join our team and help shape the future of the automobile.

Your responsibilities

  • You structure, write, and edit user guides and API documentation for the EB tresos product line in English.
  • You analyze the requirements of the user documentation.
  • You plan new documentation.
  • You make sure that the documentation is up to date.
  • You check the consistency between product and documentation.
  • You structure and edit other authors’ texts in English.
  • You research product information with developers and other stakeholders.
  • You apply and extend the company-wide terminology to keep the documentation consistent.
  • You contribute to maintain our documentation processes and templates.

Your profile

  • You are a fully trained technical writer.
  • You are able to quickly learn how to use complex products and can convey your knowledge to the target group.
  • Your English is excellent, both in writing and speaking, and you are familiar with simplified technical English.
  • You are familiar with XML markup languages, e.g. DocBook.
  • You have used XML authoring tools, e.g. Oxygen, and graphic design tools, e.g. GIMP.
  • You work highly self-organized.
  • You are familiar with the benefits of consistent terminology and like precise wording

What we offer

  • Working on exciting and future-oriented projects in international collaboration within a multicultural and diverse team
  • A healthy work/life balance through access to mobile work and tailored work time models
  • An informal working environment throughout the company with no dress code
  • Location-specific benefits such as a canteen, discounts in restaurants, company sports, corporate events, e-bike leasing, preventive medical measures, vacation activities for children, and much more
  • Company pension scheme, capital-forming benefits
  • Opportunities for personal development through a range of training courses provided by our academy

Contact us

Apply quickly and easily via our job portal, where you can also import your resume data automatically. Further information on development opportunities, corporate culture, and benefits can be found at

Any questions?
We will be happy to answer your questions; call us on +49 9131-7701-7060.


Permanent Contract
Job site
91058 Erlangen

Elektrobit Automotive GmbH

Period of validity
Job is valid until 26/08/22
More information
Samuel Kittel
+49 9131-7701-7060