OBD Documentation Consultant M/F

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OBD Documentation Consultant M/F


Permanent contract

Job description

AKKODIS is a global leader in engineering consulting, we support the world’s leading industry players in their digital transformation and throughout their entire product life cycle.

We believe the next generation of digital transformation will reshape entire industries and help solve the world’s toughest challenges. We are here to make that future, smarter for everyone, with a diverse team of 50,000 engineers and digital experts, operating across 30 countries. United by our passion for talent and technology, we look at the world differently.


The main responsibilities are:

  • Develop comprehensive documentation of diagnostic symptoms that meets the client’s organizational standards
  • Obtain a deep understanding of products and services to translate complex product information into simple, polished, and engaging content
  • Develop and maintain detailed databases of appropriate reference materials, including research, usability tests, and design specifications
  • Research, outline, write, and edit new and existing content, working closely with various departments to understand project requirements
  • Independently gather information from subject matter experts to develop, organize, and write manuals, technical specifications, and process documentation
  • Work with development and support leads to identify all documentation repositories, revise and edit, and determine the best solution for data compilation and centralized storage
  • Develop content in alternative media forms for maximum usability, with a consistent and cohesive voice across all documentation
  • Preparation of OBD certification documentation and smaller tasks connected to this main activity.
  • Negotiations with other functions within the company
  • Certification documentation creation and project coordination of OBD projects for multiple OEMs

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The perfect candidate has:

  • Fluent English and German skills
  • Degree in vehicle engineering or vehicle technician degree, or a completed comparable engineering degree
  • At least 3 years of working experience in engineering area or in technical writing
  • Experience in handling INCA, scan tools such as DiagRA
  • Basic knowledge in embedded SW systems (SW-HW monitorings, architecture of such a system)
  • MS Office knowledge at intermediate level (Word, Excel, Outlook)


  • OBD-II related SW knowledge and/or documentation experience

Location: Mainly remote , with willingness to travel to Germany

Position location

Job location

Europe, Hungary



Candidate criteria

Level of experience

3 to 5 years