Technical Writer, EMA Design Automation, Rochester, NY

EMA Design Automation is seeking a full-time Technical Writer in the Rochester, NY area with experience ‘translating’ complete, technical concepts to clear, engaging copy. The selected candidate will have a variety of responsibilities that include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Work with subject matter experts as needed to develop, write, and update technical documents, manuals, and user guides—must be able to take the learned information and clearly and concisely explain the installation, usage, and maintenance of our software products.
  • Capture screen images from our product software using SnagIt or relevant software for technical documents.
  • Manage multiple assignments simultaneously.
  • Complete writing assignments following existing style guides
  • Review, edit and proofread materials written by others as required.
  • Review and revise existing documentation to ensure consistency with current product.
  • Identify inconsistencies between documented and current product behavior.


  • Must have the ability to work independently, and be flexible.
  • Must present a sample of prior work if selected for an interview.
  • Possesses knowledge of hardware development and board design processes.
  • Must have demonstrated ability to understand and document complex technical concepts.