Technical Writer - Temp

Date:  Jan 12, 2022
Division:  Plasma Control Technologies (40000002)

San Jose, US

Requisition ID:  5047

COMET Technologies USA is the headquarters as well as an important sales, distribution and service hub for the COMET Group. From this modern facility, we provide our innovative COMET X-ray and ebeam source technology and portable X-ray systems to leading manufacturers, research labs and government sites within North and South America.




  • Work with owners to obtain an in-depth understanding of the documentation requirements
  • Produce high-quality technical documents that meet applicable standards and are appropriate for the intended audience
  • Have a strong hardware engineering (electrical/mechanical) background, including Process Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Configuration Management Systems
  • Prior Experience with writing SOPs instructions, procedures, manuals, etc. for engineering
  • Experience with documentation systems a strong plus
  • 5-10 minimum years of experience in a similar technical environment


  • Proven skills at writing for a corporate environment
  • Ability to deliver high quality documentation paying attention to detail and collaborating with SMEs
  • Ability to quickly grasp professional concepts and make them easily understandable
  • Strong knowledge of and experience with Microsoft Office

Job Types: Temporary, Contract

Contract Length:

  • 4 to 6 months

Work Location:

  • Remote; on-site only if and when required

This Job requires someone who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous



Data protection and confidentiality
We take data protection seriously. “COMET AG” and software partner SAP have taken the necessary organizational and technical measures to ensure the confidentiality of your application. All HR personnel and umantis employees have a duty to maintain confidentiality with respect to personal data as part of their employment contract. Automatic 128-bit encryption ensures that your data is transmitted securely. The processing of your data complies with general data security standards based on the latest technology.

Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto