Senior Technical Writer - Temporary

San Jose Office

04 Jan 2019

San Jose Office


Date:                           January 3, 2019

Job Description:       Sr. Technical Writer - Temporary

Location:                    CNEX – San Jose, CA


CNEX Labs, Inc. is a fast-growing technology company developing hardware and solutions for solid-state-storage. Led by an experienced management team and well-funded by strategic investments from tier 1 companies in storage and networking, CNEX is quickly advancing product technology to deliver high-performance and extreme scalability for a new generation of storage.

Job Summary

CNEX has an immediate need for a temporary, full-time Sr. Technical Writer to fill in for an existing team member while on leave.  This is expected to be an up to two-month assignment, with the possibility of longer.  The right candidate will be experienced, and able to hit the ground running with little hands-on training.


Includes the following responsibilities but not limited to:

  • Interacting with designers, application and firmware engineers in order to obtain technical data, and feature rich content pertaining to CNEX storage controller.
  • Writing, revising, and completing device specification, application notes, and user guides.
  • Keeping records of document revisions of all specifications created.
  • Submitting daily and weekly status reports for review
  • Providing support to other technical writers, engineers, and sales when needed 


  • BA in English, technical English, or technical writing preferred
  • BA in related subjects such as journalism or communications with a minor in writing or composition required.
  • Proficiency in desktop publishing packages: Adobe FrameMaker, Photoshop, Microsoft Word, Excel required
  • Minimum of 3 Years of technical experience in a electronics or  hardware-related field required
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions required
  • Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and efficiently required